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Four shot in Manassas area, police say

Prince William County police say that four people have been shot near Manassas, Virginia. The department said the shooting happened just before midnight in the 8000 block of Sudley Road. *INCIDENT: #Shooting | #Manassas; #PWCPD is currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the 8000 block of Sudley Road. Four...
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Four wounded in Manassas-area shooting

Four people were wounded in a shooting early Monday in the 8000 block of Sudley Road outside Manassas. Police were releasing few details, but reported the victims were all adults and were taken to area hospitals. Their conditions were unknown. "The incident was isolated to the area and there is...

Out-of-control truck crashes into Washington, DC fireworks stand, killing 2

Two people were killed when an out-of-control pickup truck plowed into a fireworks stand in Washington, DC on Saturday afternoon, cops said. The disaster happened on Minnesota Avenue in the Upper Central Northeast neighborhood after 5:30 p.m., police said at a news conference. The pickup truck was heading north and ran a red light before crashing into a man on a bike and careening into the roadside fireworks stand and its attendant, according to cops. Both the cyclist and attendant were killed. “At this point, preliminarily, we believe the driver was suffering from some kind of medical emergency, but we’re still investigating,” said Metropolitan Police Department Assistant Chief Wilfredo Manlapaz. The driver and a passenger were being evaluated at a local hospital, officials said.

Burning Question: What happened to moving the Mighty Midget Kitchen in Leesburg?

Burning Question: What happened to the Mighty Midget Kitchen (in Leesburg) being returned to its original spot at Mom’s Apple Pie? — Jason W. That’s a good question, Jason. The impending move of the Mighty Midget Kitchen got a lot of buzz when it was reported back in the summer of 2020. And then it’s been crickets — at least to passers-by — ever since.

2 dead after vehicle crashes into firework stand in D.C., police say

WASHINGTON (WJLA) — Two adults are dead after a vehicle crashed into a firework stand in Washington, D.C., in what authorities are calling a "major crash scene" Saturday evening, a D.C. police spokesperson said. D.C. police first tweeted about the incident 6:16 p.m. EDT, saying multiple pedestrians were struck.
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UPDATED: Woodbridge man charged with murder in woman's shooting death

Police have arrested a 26-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of a woman found in the woods off U.S. 1 in Woodbridge early Friday. Police were called to the 13900 block of Jefferson Davis Highway near Marys Way just before 4:30 a.m., where they found the victim suffering gunshot wounds, Prince William County Police Master Officer Renee Carr said in a news release.
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Victim and Suspect Identified in Fatal Woodbridge Shooting

Police have identified the victim and a suspect in a fatal shooting that occurred July 1 in a wooded area off Route 1 in Woodbridge, Virginia, police said. The victim has been identified as 46-year-old Claudia Beatriz Morataya. The suspect is Isaiah Gershon Mcgriff a 26-year-old from Woodbridge whom the police said is an acquaintance of Morataya.

Assault on Rockville Pike

Rockville City police responded to a report of a 2nd-degree assault on Rockville Pike early yesterday morning, July 2, 2022. The assault was reported along the street in the 1700 block of Rockville Pike at 3:00 AM Saturday.