Washington D.C. Man Sentenced to 90 Months for Double Shooting in Northeast D.C.News WaveNewsBreak Contributor
1 dead, 2 injured after car flips off ramp on I-395 in Southwest DCUA ZEUSNewsBreak Contributor
Oxon Hill Mystery: Police Seek Clues in Fatal Shooting, $25K Reward OfferedRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
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Watch: Jaw-Dropping Video Shows Moment Virginia Suspect Creates Massive Explosion as Police Attempt To Search Home
Several Arlington County officers reported injuries in the blast
Prince George’s County police investigate fatal shooting
Police in Prince George's County are investigating after a fatal shooting Tuesday morning.
4 juveniles assault, rob another juvenile at McDonald's in Alexandria: police
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Alexandria Police have arrested and charged four juveniles for the assault and robbery of another juvenile at McDonald's. Police responded to a McDonald's in the area of 3646 King Street in Bradlee Shopping Center on November 13, for the report of juveniles fighting. Upon arrival, police discovered a juvenile victim sitting outside the restaurant and was transported to the hospital for injuries.
Murder Charges For DC Man Accused Of Killing Temple Hills Motorcyclist Amid Ongoing Dispute: PD
Christopher Cross, 46, will face multiple murder charges after being connected to the fatal shooting of Temple Hills resident Brian Akinfe in September, authorities announced on Monday. At around 7:40 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2, members of the Prince George's County Police Department were called to the area of Branch...
Man charged with murder after bathroom dispute leads to deadly shooting in Northeast DC: court documents
WASHINGTON - A suspect has been charged with murder after police say he shot and killed a man following an altercation at DC Doors, a non-profit focused on helping members of D.C.’s Latino community secure housing. Police say 22-year-old Clarence McKnight is facing second-degree murder charges in the death...
Road Safety Urgency Highlighted by Recent Tragedy in Landover, MD
In the early hours of December 1, 2023, Landover, Maryland, was the scene of a heartbreaking accident that cut short the life of 27-year-old Andrevene Bryan. At 1:10 am, a collision at the intersection of Landover Road and Kent Town Place involving her SUV and another car led to her tragic passing and left the car's driver seriously injured. Case number 23-0071271 now represents a community's grief as the Prince George's County Police Department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit seeks answers from the public to piece together the events leading to this calamity.
The Koep Tragedy: Understanding and Overcoming Community Trauma
The tranquil life of a small Washington community was shattered recently following the harrowing disappearance and subsequent discovery of Karen and Davido Koep. The couple's bodies were found near Joint Base Lewis-McChord after a distressing three-week search, bringing a devastating resolution to their absence. Their tenant, Timothy Burke, was arrested, facing severe charges of kidnapping and murder. While the grim discovery has brought closure to the Koeps' family, it has also exposed the wider socio-psychological impact such crimes have on tight-knit communities.
Prince George's Co. officer charged with fatally shooting handcuffed man inside police car testifies at trial
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. - For the first time, we’re hearing from the Prince George’s County Police officer who shot and killed a handcuffed man in his police cruiser. The trial of Cpl. Michael Owen started last week. He testified in his own defense on Monday. In January...
Dc Officials Report An Increase In Unsolved Murder Cases
Wagswoofs – Myron Jones vividly recalls the radiant smile of his son, a memory that brings him immense joy. Regrettably, he can no longer gaze upon that infectious smile. On September 26, tragedy struck the life of Mr. Johnson when his 21-year-old son, Kamal, was fatally shot in Southeast, D.C. It has been several months since the incident, and the case remains unsolved. Unfortunately, Kamal’s case is just one of the 174 cold cases that the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) has yet to bring to a resolution.
Search continues for Porsche driver who dumped body of Massachusetts man in DC alley
WASHINGTON - Five days after a Massachusetts man’s body was dumped in a D.C. alley, police are still looking for the Porsche and whoever was driving it the night they left the victim dead in a Northwest D.C. alleyway. The family of 41-year-old Alan Chen tells FOX 5 the...
Black Restaurant Week Begins in DC with Additional Funding for New Establishments
• Mayor Muriel Bowser's office in D.C. has launched the Food Access Fund to address the lack of fresh food options east of the Anacostia River. • To kick off DMV Black Restaurant Week, Bowser's office announced an additional $5 million in funding for new restaurants.
6 Prince George's County firefighters out of hospital after truck overturns during call
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. (7News) — Six Prince George's County firefighters are out of the hospital after their firetruck flipped over while crews responded to a fire late Sunday night, according to Prince George's County Fire and EMS Department (PGFD). Officials said the firefighters from their College Park Truck...
Rising Crime in DC: Students Robbed at Gunpoint En Route to SAT Prep Class
Rising crime rates in Washington DC have left students and parents in fear, with recent incidents of boys being robbed at gunpoint on their way to SAT prep class. Local authorities are being urged to increase police presence and support in schools.
New data shows Maryland’s rise in fatal car crashes will continue to increase
MARYLAND (DC News Now) — Maryland is expected to record more than 600 deadly crashes this year, according to the Maryland Department of Transportation. The state has already seen a dramatic increase in crashes of cars hitting and killing people walking or crossing the street. “A car, it can be a wonderful servant, but they […]
First snow of the season possible for parts of the DMV Wednesday
WASHINGTON (7News) — We're still about two and a half weeks away from the first day of astronomical winter. However, meteorological winter started on December 1 and this week's forecast is a good example of why we track both. The First Alert Weather Team is tracking a clipper system...
Washington Winery Wants Answers as to Who Drained Thousands of Gallons of Wine Estimated at Over $600K
Investigators have not made any arrests and have no suspect information.
Woman struck, killed by vehicle in Adelphi
A woman was killed after she was struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning in Prince George’s County. The crash happened just before 6:30 a.m. near Riggs Road and Ruatan Street in Adelphi.
Wife of Man Shot and Carjacked in Prince George's County Shares Her Story
In an exclusive report, Fox 5 reveals the shocking story of a man carjacked and shot in Mount Rainier, Prince George's County. The victim's wife shares her heart-wrenching experience, as the family grapples with the aftermath of this random act of violence.
“Rats have taken over their parking lot and the alley at night, while crows show up in the am.”
We live behind the apartment building directly behind the zoo and they are abysmal about their trash pickup up schedule and capacity. Rats have taken over their parking lot and the alley at night, while crows show up in the am. We’ve sent in 10s of service tickets to DC...
Multi-Vehicle Collision in Maryland Results in Multiple Hospitalizations
• A multi-car crash occurred on Route 29 south in Howard County, Maryland. • The crash happened when a car entering Route 29 south from the Route 108 ramp lost control and struck two other vehicles.