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InFive: Woman stabbed to death, Manassas Park cancels football season, and family sues in fatal fall from apartment tower

Top news and notes from across Northern Virginia.5. Woman stabbed to death in ManassasA Manassas-area woman wasstabbed to deathin her home Monday night, and the fellow tenant who first reported the crime has been charged with murder, according to Prince William police.Gloria Jean Piper, 60, was foun

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-08-15 11:18:00

Family whose 3-year-old son fell from Va. apartment files lawsuit day after 2nd child dies

Officials say the child, Syed Zaidi, died in May of this year,just months before a 2-year-old boy would fall to his death off a balconyon the 24th floor.

WJLA - 2018-08-14 16:13:40

Police: 2-year-old boy dies after fall from 24th-floor balcony

FALLS CHURCH, Va. - “I mean it’s scary,” said one Skyline Towers resident who is 4 months pregnant and living in a 26th floor apartment.

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-08-14 23:35:48

Police: Brawl Breaks Out At Fast Eddie's In Fairfax, Police Said

Earlier in the week, a man was assaulted outside of Fast Eddie's, according to police reports. Christopher Philip Swainson, 23, of no fixed address, was found and charged with assault and battery.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 17:30:59

Police arrest man accused of fatally stabbing Manassas roommate | WTOP

WASHINGTON — Police arrested a man who they say fatally stabbed his roommate in their Manassas, Virginia, apartment Monday.Police arrested 68-year-old Willie Dawson on Tuesday and charged him with murder after the death of 60-year-old Gloria Piper, with whom he shared a residence in the 8300 block o

WTOP - 2018-08-14 21:11:00

7-Eleven Robbed At Gunpoint In Herndon: Police

The man entered the 7-Eleven at 160 Elden Street at around 2:35 a.m. and displayed a handgun, instructing the employee to open the register and give him cash, according to areportfrom the Herndon Police Department.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 12:29:42

Family Of Toddler In Other Fatal Fall From High Rise Is Suing

After asecond toddler fell from the buildingand died Monday, the family was motivated to go forward with the lawsuit,according to WTOP. The 2-year-old fell from a balcony as an adult caregiver was tending to another child, Fairfax County Police say.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 18:34:20

Local History at the Library: Inventors from Annandale & Burke

Learn about inventions by residents of Annandale and Burke, as well as a bit of history of the U.S. patent system. For adults & teens.Find out more about this FREE event at703-256-3800(option 4) or . Reasonable accommodations will be made upon request. Call703-324-8380or TTY703-324-8365.For more gre

PATCH - 2018-08-14 20:58:39

Manassas man charged with murder after 1 killed in altercation | WTOP

WASHINGTON — A man has been charged with killing a woman following an altercation in Manassas, Virginia, late Friday night, according to the Prince William County Police.Dale Andrew Wolfe, 56, of Manassas, has been charged with murder and is being held without bond in the incident that started with


Police: 2nd child dies after shot by mother in Tysons Corner

A second child has died after they were shot by their mother on Sunday, Aug. 5 in Tysons Corner, authorities said.


Police: Manassas man kills woman inside home during fight

A 56-year-old man has been arrested after police say he killed a woman inside a house in the 8900 block of Rugy Road in Manassas, Virginia on Friday, the Prince William County Police Department reports.


Weather 'Bomb' Explodes Over Reston, Herndon (ICYMI)

Like a bomb! Amazing outflow signature from two storm cells in Northern Va. Outflow not dangerous, just a breeze...pic.twitter.com/C2OlhcJUFN— Capital Weather Gang (@capitalweather)August 6, 2018


Woman killed in Yorkshire area dispute

Dale Andrew Wolfe, 56, of the 8900 block of Rugby Road, was allegedly in an argument with the victim, whose name has not been released, around 11:47 p.m.


DC Takes Precautions Ahead of 'Unite the Right 2' Rally Sunday - Live Trading News

Restaurants in downtown Washington, DC, are taking precautions for the “Unite the Right 2” White supremacist rally planned for Sunday, with some planning to close for the weekend and others educating their staffs on handling difficult customers.


Anti-gun protester says you should never shoot home intruders who want to rape or murder you... because stopping them with a gun would be WRONG

Gun control activists took to the streets for the “March on the NRA” recently. The August 4th protest took place in Fairfax, VA, just outside of the NRA’s headquarters. Their rallying cries included calls to dismantle the Second Amendment and ban “fully semiautomatic weapons,” and chants of “Shame!


Car Smashes Into Inova Hospital In Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, VA—A car crashed into the Inova Alexandria Hospital Saturday, according to the IAFF Local 2141, the union representing Alexandria firefighters.


Gunshots Reported In Arlington Under Odd Circumstances (ICYMI)

ARLINGTON, VA -- Police found a vehicle in Arlington with a shattered window after receiving a report of gunshots, but they haven't found any evidence of a shooting at the scene.


International Business Machines : U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Oregon (Aug. 11) | MarketScreener

ALEXANDRIA, Va.,Aug. 11-- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors inOregon.


Virginia woman donates kidney to stranger: 'God called me to do this'

“If it wasn’t for [Crysti Shirley] I would be attending a funeral. She is a beautiful person,” Maysa Munsey Slominski, the recipient's cousin,told Fox News on Wednesday.


Lorton teen accused of killing Reston couple sent several letters to classmate detailing actions

FAIRFAX, Va. - Court documents show the alleged neo-nazi teen accused of killing his girlfriend's parents in Reston last December sent several letters to a classmate, detailing his actions the night of the murder.