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Man found dead in Alexandria apartment, police say

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (7New) — Authorities say a man was found dead in his Alexandria apartment Tuesday night. According to Fairfax County police, a man was found with an apparent gunshot wound to the upper body in an apartment in the 3100 block of Southgate Drive. They say he was pronounced...
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Maryland Girl, 16, Who Was 'Bright, Spirited Soul' Is Killed in Hit-and-Run While Riding Bike

The family of a 16-year-old Maryland teen who was killed in a hit-and-run is reeling from her death as police continue to search for the driver responsible. On July 19, shortly after midnight, 16-year-old Jayden Baldree was riding her bicycle along Northpoint Boulevard when she was struck by a car from behind, according to a Baltimore County police statement. The driver fled the scene, leaving Jayden to die.
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County Police Investigates Death of Woman Found Inside Home Near Lothian

The Anne Arundel County Police Department is investigating the death of a woman found inside her home near Lothian. On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 3:28 p.m., Anne Arundel County Police responded to the 6300 block of Genoa Road in Tracys Landing for a missing person. Upon arrival, officers located the complainant who advised his girlfriend was missing and there was apparent blood located within the residence. As officers checked the residence and surrounding areas, the body of an adult female was located outside.

Family heartbroken after dog dies following trip to DC groomer

WASHINGTON (FOX 5 DC) - A family in Adams Morgan is grieving after a trip to the groomer left their dog dead. The incident is now under investigation, but the owner wants answers. It happened at Life of Riley. Matthew Knopp tells FOX 5 he brought his dog, Stardust, to...
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Glen Burnie Woman Killed in Huntingtown Single-Vehicle Crash

On July 26, 2021, at approximately 6:42 p.m., members of the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Bureau responded to a serious motor vehicle accident along Rt. 4 near the intersection of Huntingtown High School in Huntingtown, MD. Upon arrival, units located a single vehicle, a Chevy Equinox that had crashed into the guardrail on the […] The post Glen Burnie Woman Killed in Huntingtown Single-Vehicle Crash appeared first on The Southern Maryland Chronicle.
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Montgomery County Police: Two Suspects Charged for December 2020 Armed Home Invasion Robbery in Bethesda

Detectives from the Major Crimes Division have arrested and charged Khalil Powers Zalmai (left picture), age 19, of the 6600 block of River Road in Bethesda with home invasion and armed robbery-related offenses for the December 11, 2020, armed home invasion robbery that occurred in Bethesda. Jaylen Gary Hunter (right picture) age 20, of the 13600 block of Colgate Way in Silver Spring, was previously charged and arrested for crimes related to this armed home invasion robbery. Investigators continue to work to identify two additional suspects in this crime.
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Only US clarity can prevent a Chinese invasion of Taiwan

Escalating U.S.-China tensions have triggered a debate in Washington over "strategic ambiguity" — the long-standing U.S. policy to stay quiet on whether it would defend Taiwan should China attack. Opponents to such a guarantee for Taiwan’s security often argue that it might provoke a Chinese invasion of Taiwan. Somewhat validating...
Silver Spring,

Silver Spring woman found guilty of $1.5M fraud

A payroll administrator who lives in Silver Spring was found guilty of wire fraud and other charges for a scheme in which she embezzled more than $1.5 million from her former employer, authorities said. Eleanor Milligan, 61, was found guilty of 13 counts, including wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and...
Fairfax County,

Homicide investigation underway after 19-year-old found dead in apartment

FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. (FOX 5 DC) - Fairfax County police are investigating after a 19-year-old man was found dead inside of an apartment Tuesday night. Law enforcement officials say they were called to the 3100 block of Southgate Drive for a death investigation after a family member reported that they had come home and found the victim, who had been shot in the upper body. He was pronounced dead by first responders.