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Police Investigating Fatal Collision That Occurred Early Wednesday Morning
Montgomery County Police are investigating a fatal collision that occurred at approximately 12:27 a.m. on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 in Darnestown. According to MCPD, “The preliminary investigation has revealed that the driver of a gray Toyota 4Runner was traveling west in the 14400 block of Turkey Foot Road. For reasons that are still under investigation, the Toyota left the roadway and struck multiple trees, causing the vehicle to overturn. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The Montgomery County Department of Police, Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating this collision. A news release will be distributed once more information is available, including the name of the deceased following proper notification of next of kin.”
‘Very brave children’: Middle schoolers stop man from kidnapping classmate at bus stop
Students intervened Monday morning when a 31-year-old man tried to kidnap one of their classmates at a school bus stop outside of Washington, D.C., officials said. The post ‘Very brave children’: Middle schoolers stop man from kidnapping classmate at bus stop first appeared on Law & Crime.
Driver Crashes Vehicle Into Building in Montgomery Village
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) and Montgomery County Police responded to the Montgomery Village Shopping Center on Tuesday, March 21 for the report of a collision after a vehicle was driven off the road and into the front of The Joint Chiropractic (19218 Montgomery Village Ave). We will post an update when additional information is available. Featured photo courtesy of Moe’s Southwest Grille in Montgomery Village.
2 men arrested for shooting man to death in Silver Spring
SILVER SPRING, Md. — Police have arrested two men in connection to a deadly shooting earlier this month. According to the Montgomery County Department of Police (MCPD), officers were called to the 1700 block of Hampshire Green Lane just after 9 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7. When officers arrived,...
Plan to ban gas-powered leaf blowers in Montgomery County is tabled, for now
A plan to ban gas-powered leaf blowers is off in Montgomery County, for now. The county council said there are concerns over a rebate program where people would be paid to swap out their gas-powered leaf blowers for electric ones. Supporters of the ban said they are noisy and bad...
Bye Bye Macy's - Retailer Closing Multiple Locations. Is One Closing Near You?
Macy's has confirmed that four of its locations will close by April 2023. Macy's had already closed dozens of stores in the past years and plans to close around 125 stores, or a fifth of its locations, over a three-year period. The four locations closing are in California, Colorado, Hawaii, and Maryland.
Traffic: Overturned Vehicle Causes Delays on I-270 Tuesday Afternoon
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services and Montgomery County Police responded to a collision involving an overturned vehicle on Tuesday, March 21 around 1:45pm. The collision occurred on northbound I-270 at the Muddy Branch overpass in Gaithersburg. Several lanes are closed and drivers are to expect delays. We will post an update when additional information is available.
Suspects Apprehended For Murder Following Silver Spring Shooting: Montgomery County Police
Two men are in custody for their alleged roles in the murder of a 20-year-old Takoma Park man in Montgomery County earlier this month. Silver Spring resident Javier Reyes, 21, and Brian Gaitan-Sanchez, 20, of Bladensburg, were both arrested this week following an investigation into the fatal shooting of Walter Woods, authorities announced on Tuesday, March 21.
MCFRS Respond to Fire at Gaithersburg Apartment Building
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) responded to a fire at the Streamside Apartments on the 300 blk of N. Summit Ave, near Girard St, in Gaithersburg around 9am on Tuesday, March 22. According to Chief Spokesperson for MCFRS Pete Piringer, the “small” fire was located on the 3rd floor of the building around a ceiling exhaust fan. The fire has been extinguished and there were no injuries reported. One family has likely been displaced. We will post an update if additional information becomes available.
Two-car collision in Rockville leaves one injured
A Tuesday morning collision at the intersection of Route 28 and Bel Pre Road in Rockville left one person seriously injured. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. [DC News Now]. Fewer MoCo cars drive past stopped school buses, new safety report shows. Montgomery County Police stated...
Assault at Rockville gas station
Rockville City police responded to a report of an assault at a gas station in the King Farm area of the city Sunday afternoon. The assault was reported at a gas station in the 700 block of Gaither Road at 1:10 PM. That is the Shell station next to Dunkin' Donuts.
5 Things to Know Today, March 22, In Montgomery County
It’s Wednesday, March 22, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Antisemitism Panel Discussion: At 7 p.m., County Executive Marc Elrich and other leaders will join a panel discussion about antisemitism with the County Committee Against Hate/Violence. The event is in-person at the County Executive Office Building in Rockville and will be livestreamed on Facebook, per a release.
Two charged in fatal shooting of 20-year-old man in White Oak
Two men have been charged in the fatal shooting March 7 of 20-year-old Walter Woods in the White Oak area of Silver Spring, Montgomery County police announced Tuesday. Javier Reyes, 21, of Silver Spring and Brian Gaitan-Sanchez, 20, of Bladensburg were charged in the shooting in the 1700 block of Hampshire Green Lane.
19-year-old Germantown man reported missing since Thursday
Gaithersburg, MD – A 19-year-old Germantown man has been reported missing by his family and police are now asking the public for assistance in locating him. Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 5th District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 19-year-old from Germantown. Melchizedek Meredith was last seen on Thursday, March 16, 2023, in the 18300 block of Cottage Garden Dr. Meredith is approximately 6-feet, 2-inches tall and weighs 175 pounds. He has brown eyes and black hair. It is unknown what he was last seen wearing. Police and family are concerned The post 19-year-old Germantown man reported missing since Thursday appeared first on Shore News Network.
Tastee Diner to close in Silver Spring Wednesday after over 70 years
Tastee Diner in Silver Spring, where locals have been gathering since it opened in 1946, will close its doors Wednesday afternoon. The diner, located at 8601 Cameron St., will close Wednesday at 2 p.m., an employee confirmed. No reason was provided, and many employees didn’t know it was happening until Wednesday morning.
Woman sprayed perfume, staged roommate's body after killing her in Montgomery Co.
KENSINGTON, Md. — A 27-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to killing her 92-year-old roommate in Montgomery County nearly two years ago. Editor's Note: Some of the details in the story may be considered disturbing. Read with caution. According to the Montgomery County State’s Attorney’s Office, Julie Birch pleaded guilty...
Loudoun Co. Sheriff investigating vandalism at African American Burial Ground
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating vandalism at the African American Burial Ground in Ashburn Virginia. Loudoun Co. Sheriff investigating vandalism at African …. The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating vandalism at the African American Burial Ground in Ashburn Virginia. The District’s cherry blossoms do a lot more...
School Calls to Police are Down, But Safety Remains a Concern
According to information from Monday’s joint committee hearing by county councilmembers on school safety, restorative justice and community engagement officers revealed that so far this school year, calls to Montgomery County Police for assistance are down. During the 2021-22 school year, there were 2,814 school service calls. So far...
Four Separate Crashes Result in Overturned Vehicles Across Montgomery County on Monday
Four separate crashes resulted in overturned vehicles across Montgomery County on Monday, March 20, according to various reports by Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) Chief Spokesperson Pete Piringer. The first was a single vehicle collision with rollover on I-270 on Monday morning around 9am. According to Chief Spokesperson...
DISTEFANO TRIAL TO BEGIN TODAY
After many delays and trips to State Superior Court for some additional rulings, the trial of a Johnstown man charged in connection with the death of an IUP student in 2017 gets underway today. Testimony is expected to begin at 10:00 this morning in the trial of Brady DiStefano, who...
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