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Shooting leaves man dead in Capitol Heights

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md (WMAR) - A man is dead after being shot in Capitol Heights. On Monday shortly after 4 p.m., Prince George's County Police say they responded to the 6800 block of Drylog Street for a report of a shooting. Upon their arrival, officers found an adult male suffering from a gunshot wo

ABC2 NEWS - 2018-03-20 01:09:45

Dozens injured, 20 vehicles involved in crash after tractor trailer lost load on I-270

GERMANTOWN, Md. - Dozens are injured after a tractor trailer carrying stones and gravel lost its load in a crash early Monday in Montgomery County causing a multi-vehicle collision involving at least 20 vehicles. (525a) SB I270 near Middlebrook Road, multi-car collision, lanes closed pic.twitter.com

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-03-19 13:02:00

Body Found Near Patuxent River Close To County Borders

Maryland State Police are investigating a body that was found near the border of Anne Arundel and Prince George's counties by a river. QUEEN ANNE ESTATES, MD - Maryland State Police are investigating the death of an unidentified person whose body was found near the border of Anne Arundel and Prince

PATCH - 2018-03-19 21:45:06

Missing: 15-Year-Old Mother, Infant Daughter From Takoma Park

TAKOMA PARK, MD - Detectives from the Takoma Park Police Department are investigating the disappearance of a missing Takoma Park teenager and her infant daughter. Kiari Moore, 15, and her 3-month-old daughter, Ahmari Brocksmith, were last seen by Moore's father at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday. They were

PATCH - 2018-03-19 15:08:54

Virginia teen rescued from Potomac River in Maryland

POTOMAC, Md. (AP) - Authorities say a teenager swept downstream in the Washington area has been rescued. News outlets report Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesman Pete Piringer said the Virginia teen went into the Potomac River intentionally on Sunday, near Great Falls in Maryland, but was swe

WMDT.COM - 2018-03-19 22:47:11

Overturned vehicle closes road in Charles County

Waldorf, Md- At 3:49 p.m., on March 18th, a motor vehicle collision was reported on southbound Berry Road in the area of Bunker Hill Road. Units arrived on scene and investigated a single vehicle overturned with extensive damage to the vehicle. At this time, southbound Berry Road is closed and moto

BAY NET - 2018-03-18 20:32:24

Watch Live: 2nd Eaglet About To Hatch On DC Bald Eagle Cam

WASHINGTON, DC -- It's time for eagle-mania in the D.C. area once again, as everyone eagerly awaits the second eaglet hatching under the watchful eye of the DC Bald Eagle Cam, which you can watch here. It is also embedded below. The first eaglet hatched Saturday in the nest high about the D.C. Polic

PATCH - 2018-03-19 18:58:09

PG County Snow Alert: Here's What To Expect

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MD -- This snow season may have been a total bust in the Prince George's County area, but the teases just keep coming deep into March. The latest forecast calls for a mix of precipitation between Tuesday morning and Wednesday afternoon that starts as rain, transitions to slee

PATCH - 2018-03-19 12:15:25

Tractor-trailer driver found dead at I-95 rest area

Updated: 1:59 PM EDT Mar 17, 2018 Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a tractor-trailer driver in Howard County. Jose Ngoran Amoa, 64, of Laurel, was found dead Saturday morning at the rest stop south of the Patuxent River Bridge on the southbound side of Interstate 95. Police sai


PG Police: Serial Fast-Food Robber Is Behind Bars

HYATTSVILLE, MD - The Prince George's County Police Department announced Friday that its detectives tracked down and arrested a Charles County man wanted in a string of robberies at fast-food restaurants. Alan Michael Josey, 21, of Bryans Road, Md., has been charged with several counts of commercial


Owner Shoots And Kills Dog At Fairfax County Park: Police

A Customs and Border Protection officer has been arrested and charged for shooting his dog in the head and leaving its dead body at a Fairfax County park. Fairfax County Police charged Mark Cochrane, 61, of Reston with charged with felony animal cruelty, hunting or discharge of firearms in certain p


Murder trial continues in Charles County

Miguel Angel Santana La Plata, MD - The trial of a Charles County man accused of first-degree murder and over 50 other charges continued March 15 in Circuit Court in La Plata. The defendant, Miguel Angel Santana, 27 of Waldorf; is accused of shooting to death Thomas Elijah-Isiah Tibbs during an inci


Police: Reported barricade situation at hotel in Capitol Heights

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. - Police have responded to a reported barricade situation at a hotel in Prince George's County. The incident was reported just after 8 a.m. Friday as a domestic violence situation at a hotel located along the 8800 block of Hampton Mall Drive in Capitol Heights. Police believe a


Substitute teacher charged for inappropriately touching elementary student

SILVER SPRING, Md (WMAR) - A substitute teacher accused of inappropriately touching an elementary school student, has turned himself into authorities. Montgomery County Police say Steven Katz, age 59, of Columbia is charged with sexual abuse of a minor and 4th degree sex sex offense. A special vict


FBI's Andrew McCabe Fired, Effective Immediately, Before He Could Retire

WASHINGTON, D.C.-(CBS/WOWK) - Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has been fired, effective immediately the Department of Justice said late Friday night. The decision comes as FBI officials recommended his firing, as they wait for a Department of Justice Inspector General report critical of him


Suspect arrested in connection to fatal Greenbelt shooting

The suspect has been charged with first degree murder. A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the fatal shooting of 31-year-old Gabriel Hernandez Dreke of Greenbelt. Leonard James Grayton, 29, was arrested on Saturday and charged with first degree murder, along with other related o


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Smithsonian American Art Museum opens first major exhibition of Do Ho Suh's work on East Coast

WASHINGTON, DC.- Do Ho Suh (b. 1962) is internationally renowned for his immersive, architectural fabric sculptures that explore the global nature of contemporary identity. Do Ho Suh: Almost Home transforms the museums galleries through Suhs captivating installations, which recreate to scale several


Man gets 40 years in prison for robbery and home invasion

ROCKVILLE, Md (WMAR) - A judge has sentenced a man to 40 years behind bars for home invasion and armed robbery. Kevin Darnell Carroll, 46 of Baltimore was convicted of breaking and entering a Germantown Home, tying up and robbing two occupants at gunpoint. The incident stemmed from the victim's fath


Alleged MS-13 Member Charged In Violent Racketeering Conspiracy

Luis Arnoldo Flores-Reyes, a/k/a "Maloso" and "Lobo", 37, is charged in a four-count superseding indictment that alleges that from at least 2015 through January 2018, he was a member and associate of the Sailors Clique of MS-13 and that he engaged in a racketeering conspiracy that included extortion