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Frederick County Sheriff’s Deputies Respond To Armed Robbery, Shots Fired Incidents

Two juveniles,. two adults charged. Frederick, Md (KM) Several incidents in the neighborhoods south of Frederick city kept Sheriff’s Deputies busy on Monday. At around 3:30 PM, authorities responded to the area of Burning Bush Drive and Trailview Court in the Mountain Village neighborhood for a firearms discharge. Deputies located two women who say they were sitting in a neighborhood playground when two male juveniles wearing dark colored masks, shirts and pants approached. One tried to grab a cell phone from one of the women. The two struggled, and the other juvenile pulled out a handgun, pointed it at the victim, firing one round. The suspects fled on foot. Deputies collected evidence from the scene and took statements from the victims.
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2 teens face robbery charges after shot fired near Frederick

Two 15-year-olds are facing criminal charges after police say they were involved in an armed robbery outside Frederick while trying to take a girl's cellphone. Frederick County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to Burning Bush Drive at Trailview Court at about 3:30 p.m. Monday for a reported firearm discharge, the agency said in a news release Tuesday.

Mother of murdered Northwest High School student speaks out

GERMANTOWN, Md. - The mother of slain Northwest High School student, 17-year-old Jai’lyn Jones, reaffirmed on Tuesday her belief that her son’s murder stemmed from the bullying he experienced within Montgomery County Public Schools. Alexis McDaniel was escorted out of a Montgomery County District courtroom on Monday after...

Steakhouse to open at old Mitchell's grocery store location

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) — A new steakhouse is coming to the Boonsboro community. Fleming Mountain Grill is moving into the old Mitchell's grocery store location. The grocery store on Lee Jackson Highway was open for 65 years. Co-owner Carolyn Keeling wants to continue the legacy of Mitchell's and make...

The Three-Day FantasyWood Festival Transforms a Maryland Farm Into a Magical Forest

A coven of witches boiling small children in a giant cauldron. Zombies skulking around, looking for spare body parts. Colorful mermaids splashing in a tank. These are just a few of the fantastical scenes you can see at a 400-acre farm in the middle of Howard County during Memorial Day weekend. For those three days only, the Living Farm Heritage Museum (12985 Frederick Road, West Friendship, Maryland), which usually hosts educational nature walks and antique car shows, will transform into a magical forest for the FantasyWood Festival.

People’s Convoy arrives back in Hagerstown, headed to DC

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (WDVM) — The People’s Convoy is back in Hagerstown! On Tuesday afternoon, hundreds of trucks and cars arrived at the Hagerstown Speedway welcoming the convoy’s return. The reasons are different from the drivers, but there are some common themes. “It’s the shape the country’s in because it’s gotten a lot worse since the […]

‘The People’s Convoy’ | Truckers return to Hagerstown Speedway

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — The People’s Convoy has returned to Hagerstown Speedway in Washington County, Maryland. About two dozen trucks and another 100 cars filed into the speedway around 2 pm Tuesday. The truckers were last in the D.C. region in March. They set up a base camp at the speedway and would then take daily drives around the Beltway.

Experimental Aircraft Association to Host Pancake Breakfasts

EAA is an international association, first organized in 1959 to encourage and support sport aviation. It is structured with more than 900 active chapters world-wide. Chapter 1041, informally known as Gettysburg Barnstormers, has been in existence since 1993. (To explain how Gettysburg could be 1041 with only 900 active chapters, numbers are never duplicated should a chapter close).

Trucker convoy planning return to DC area for protest

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (TND) — A group of truckers has announced it plans to return to the Washington D.C. area to resume protests. "The People's Convoy" announced during a live-streamed Ohio rally it plans to return to Hagerstown Speedway in Maryland on May 17. The group also announced the plans on its official Facebook page, saying a rally was planned for 6 p.m. that Tuesday.

Next stop, Hagerstown: Trucker convoy returns to Md. speedway

WASHINGTON (7News) — The People's Convoy plans to arrive at the Hagerstown Speedway, its previous staging area, on Tuesday, according to the organization's website. A rally is planned for 6 p.m. at the location. The group announced on its Youtube page during an Ohio rally Sunday that they were...

Arrest Made In Homicide Of 17-Year-Old Maryland Teen: Police

An arrest has been made in connection with the murder of a Maryland teen that happened earlier this year, authorities said. A 17-year-old has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of Jai'lyn Jones, who was found brutally stabbed and mutilated in the 18900 block of Grotto Lane in Germantown on Jan. 24, according to Montgomery County Police.

Shots Fired Incident In A Community South Of Frederick

Frederick, Md. (KM) – There were no injuries from a shots-fired incident in the Mountain Village community on Monday afternoon. The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says on its Twitter and Facebook Pages that deputies were dispatched at around 3:30 PM to the area of Burning Bush Drive and Trailview Court for a discharge of firearms. They found evidence at the scene of a firearms discharge.

Arrest made in stabbing, beating death of 17-year-old Northwest High School senior

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. — Montgomery County Police made an arrest in the death of a high school senior who went missing in January. His body was found a few days later. Jailyn Jones, 17, was last seen on Jan. 21 and his body was found in a residential area of Germantown on Jan. 24 in a nearby creek. When police removed him from the water, they noticed that Jones had been stabbed multiple times in the head and torso. Police also found a pair of boots and jeans containing possible blood evidence. After an autopsy, his death was ruled a homicide caused by blunt force trauma, police said.

Two Homes In Frederick Hit By Bullets

Frederick, Md. (DG) – Two homes were struck by bullets early Friday morning in Frederick. Frederick Police are reporting no one was injured by the incident. Officers responded around 1 AM on May 13th to the 800 block of Jubal Way for a firearm discharge call. Once on scene,...