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Police seeking driver in fatal pedestrian strike in Dumfries
Alvin Smith, 40, of Dumfries, was transported to a local hospital where he died, said police spokesperson Sgt. Jonathan Perok.
Woodbridge man killed in Police involved shooting in Prince George’s County
Temple Hills, MD - Shortly after 7:30 on monday morning, gunshots disrupted the calm at the Henson Creek Apartments complex in Temple Hill. According to Prince George's' County Police, Jose Alvarez, 24, of Woodbridge, VA., was observed taking things out of a vehicle. Police was called and officers p
Man accused of rubbing produce on his butt at Northern Virginia grocery store
You never know where your produce has been. In Virginia, one man was accused of rubbing produce against his backside, then putting it back on the shelf. The grocery store had to destroy several pallets of produce afterwards.USA TODAY
Elderly woman dies in Virginia crash
A 70-year-old woman died Monday afternoon in a crash in Springfield, Va., and officials said speed and weather may have played a role.
Manassas Restaurant Inspections: 58 Violations Include Roaches
MANASSAS, VA—Prince William Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the area. Full reports can be accessed on thehealth department's website. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any viola
New PAC Contracts for Billboard on Route 1 in Stafford
Progress4VA1, an independent expenditure only political action committee (PAC), has purchased and contracted with Lamar for a road-side billboard that will be displayed the entire month of October 2018 alongside Route 1 at Centerport Parkway in Stafford, VA. The billboard shows animation of backed-u
D.C. Police firing officer at center of ACLU lawsuit, controversial stop-and-frisk video
“This is a positive development, it’s really important that a clear message be sent to other officers that this kind of conduct is not acceptable,” says Scott Michelman, Legal Co-Director for the ACLU-DC, who is representing 39-year-old M.B. Cottingham in the lawsuit.
Kingstowne Restaurant Violations: Tongs Hold Raw And Cooked Food
Every wonder how clean your local restaurants are? Fairfax County restaurants regularly undergo health inspections, with the frequency depending on the type of food served and how it is prepared. While violations like malfunctioning refrigerators and food that's not warm or cold enough often pop up,
Fatal pedestrian crash investigated in Dumfries
DUMFRIES —A man was struck and killed on Route 1 in Dumfries.It happened about 8:30 p.m. near the intersection of Graham Park Road, near Triangle Shopping Center.A victim is a homeless man who was pronounced dead on the scene, we’re told by a police source. Prince William police are investigating th
Update on Fairfax County 4-vehicle fatal crash - Potomac Local
The driver of the Toyota, Juan Bernabe Reinaga Zapata, 21, of Manassas, Va., died at the scene.
Fatal Crash Near Vienna Leads To Morning I-66 Delays
Traffic on 66 Eastbound is being diverted at 123. I was in stopped traffic that got by to right. Small pickup truck apparently involved in crash, passenger car crushed. Not tweeting photo of car.@WTOPtrafficpic.twitter.com/InjPsYT3jH— Neal Augenstein (@AugensteinWTOP)September 18, 2018
Single-Vehicle Crash Kills Man In Manassas: Police
MANASSAS, VA—A Manassas man was killed Monday night after suffering a medical emergency and crashing at the intersection of Sudley Road and Godwin Drive, according to Manassas City Police. David Morales Davis, 53, was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Drunk Women Tasered, Maced After Assaulting Cops In Woodbridge
WOODBRIDGE, VA—Two out-of-control drunk women wantonly assaulted multiple officers early Monday in the 5300 block of Qualey Place, according to Prince William County Police. One woman was brought under control with pepper spray, and the other was Tasered.
2 found dead inside car in Silver Spring, Maryland
SILVER SPRING, Md. - Police are investigating after two people were found dead in a car Tuesday morning in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Police investigating early morning shooting
"The victim reported to us that he was outside his residence when he was approached by two unknown males. During that encounter at some point he was shot in the arm," said Officer Nathan Probus, Spokesperson for Prince William County Police Department.
Police: 1 dead, 1 injured in 4-car crash in Fairfax County
FAIRFAX, Va.- One person has died, and another person has been injured in a multi-car crash on I-66 in Fairfax County, police say.
Manassas man killed in wreck on I-66 early Tuesday
A Manassas man died in a four-vehicle wreck on Interstate 66 early Tuesday morning, according to Virginia State Police.Juan Bernabe Reinaga Zapata, 21, of Manassas, Va., died at the scene, police spokesperson Corinne Geller said.The wreck was reported near mile marker 62 in Fairfax County around 4:3
One lane of Interstate 66 eastbound has reopened in Fairfax after fatal crash
UPDATE: Multi-Veh Crash w/Inj. I-66 EB past VA-123, Ffx Co, VA. Traffic is now getting by in the right lane. 3 left lanes remain blocked with incident and response. Delays appx 5.5 mi before VA-286 (Ex 55/Ffx Co Pkwy).— MATOC Alerts (@MATOC)September 18, 2018
Man charged in two car fires on Minnieville Road
Robert Benbow, 25, is charged with two counts of felony arson to personal property and two misdemeanor charges of arson of personal property, fire and rescue spokesperson Kim Hylander said.
Drunk Driving Crash Kills Burke Resident's Dog: Police
Police believe David Algie, 28, of Fairfax was under the influence of alcohol and had THC oil. He was taken to the hospital and charged with DWI. Other charges are possible pending lab testing results and consultation with the Commonwealth Attorney.