Man Dies When Car Strikes Tree In Hyattsville: Police
The crash happened around 7:30 p.m. near the 6500 block of Landover Road in Hyattsville, according to the Prince George’s County Police Department. Eloy Ramirez, 29, was heading northbound when he lost control and struck a tree. Ramirez, of Hyattsville, was found unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene.
Food stamps: February payments to Maryland residents worth up to $1,751 begin today
Maryland’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program began distribution of its March payments today. Roughly 13% of Maryland‘s population, about 772,700 people, rely on food stamps. The amount received varies depending on income and size of the household, but the average amount is $180. Food stamps are distributed in the state from March 4 to March 23, with the […]
WATCH: Thieves caught on camera stealing over $36,000 worth of merchandise at Moncler
WASHINGTON - D.C. police are asking for the public's help in identifying three people suspected of robbing the Moncler store in D.C. MPD released surveillance video of the theft which occurred on January 18 around 2:15 p.m. According to the police report, three suspects entered the Moncler store on Palmer...
'I got someone breaking and entering my house' | Body-worn camera captures moment Prince George's Co. Police officer shoots, kills man
SUITLAND, Md. — Officials released a video on Monday that captured the moment a Prince George's County Police officer shot and killed a man in February. According to the Independent Investigations Division (IID) of the Maryland Office of the Attorney General, the body-worn camera footage shows the deadly shooting of 31-year-old Melvin Jay of Suitland.
Police investigating double shooting in Prince George’s County; Man took himself to hospital
PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. (DC News Now) — One juvenile and a man, who took himself to the hospital, were shot Monday night, according to the Seat Pleasant Police Department (SPPD). The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 6800 block of Greig St. Officers were in the area when they heard several gunshots. When […]
Fire in Southeast DC apartment building
DC Fire and EMS said the fire was a result of a “barricaded individual.” That person has since been taken into custody and evaluated by EMS crews.
Victims' families oppose release of quadruple murder accomplice
Families of two women and two young children murdered in Prince George’s County, Maryland, in 2010 are fighting to keep a convicted accomplice in prison. State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy supports a new hearing for T’Keisha Gilmer, saying Gilmer was a victim herself. The victims – Dawn Brooks,...
Ohio fugitive arrested in Fairfax Co. after injuring officers during Springfield chase
FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. (7News) — A man wanted for murder out of Ohio was arrested Monday night in Fairfax County, Virginia following a pursuit, authorities with the Fairfax County Police Department (FCPD) said. Around 6 p.m. officers from the U.S. Marshals and Fairfax County Fugitive Tracking and Apprehension found...
'It's everywhere:' Police warn against driveway repaving scam
FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. - As the weather warms up, a lot of us start thinking spring cleaning - and sprucing up around and outside the house. Turns out, scammers think this is the time to cash in. Fairfax County Police sent out a warning Monday about a simple scam that...