Fatal Attack: Woman Killed at DC Hotel in Shocking Domestic Violence CaseameriheirNewsBreak Contributor
Amia Butler-Morgan, 17, went missing from Maryland, on March 4, 2015, last seen around 4:00Ada E.NewsBreak Contributor
Sons of Virginia couple missing in the Carribean speak out on the tragedyCheryl E PrestonNewsBreak Contributor
A man is dead after lighting himself on fire to protest the war in Gaza.Dicle BelulNewsBreak Contributor
Virginia Republican Governor Glenn Youngkin has options for the sports arena he wants in AlexandriaMargaret MinnicksNewsBreak Contributor
Fairfax County man dies while in custody at Alexandria jail
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Authorities in Alexandria are working to learn how an inmate died in custody at the William G. Truesdale Adult Detention Center early Monday morning. The man who died has been identified as 39-year-old Ahntais Lucas of Fairfax County. He had ben in custody since Aug. 20, 2023.
Woodbridge Feb 26 Weekly Crime Report: 105 Incidents and 6 Crime Stories
Woodbridge Feb 26 Weekly Crime Report: 105 Incidents and 6 Crime Stories. During the last week, Woodbridge reported a total of 105 crime cases, marking a significant rise in criminal activities. The most common type of crime was theft, with 29 instances, closely followed by other offenses, which were reported 28 times. Assault cases were also high, with 20 incidents, while arrests were made in 18 cases. Less frequent but still notable were cases of vandalism, burglary, and domestic-related incidents, with 4, 2, and 2 cases respectively. The least common crimes were robbery and arson, each with a single case. This data indicates a pressing need for increased vigilance and proactive measures to curb the rising crime rate in the place.
Embark on a Peruvian Culinary Journey in Springfield: Top 3 Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional Peruvian restaurants located in Springfield. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? We'd love to hear about your experiences! Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Fairfax man pleads guilty to felonies tied to Jan. 6 Capitol riot
A Fairfax County man pleaded guilty last week to two felonies connected to the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. Joseph Brody, 24, of Springfield, pleaded guilty Feb. 14 to assaulting law enforcement and civil disorder. Prosecutors said Brody and other alleged members of the white nationalist...
Virginia man kidnapped, beaten, bound at gunpoint in DC
WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — Officers from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) are investigating after a man was forced into a car at gunpoint, bound, beaten and robbed by captors who held him for nearly eight hours Sunday morning. Officers say the frightening, hours-long ordeal began just after midnight Sunday outside a condo building on […]
Tire Dumping Epidemic: D.C. Residents Fight Back Against Illegal and Dangerous Trash
The Department of Public Works has removed 11 tons of debris from along the I-295 corridor, but hundreds of tires remain in the woods, posing a fire hazard and creating mosquito breeding grounds. The post Tire Dumping Epidemic: D.C. Residents Fight Back Against Illegal and Dangerous Trash appeared first on The Washington Informer.
Terrorizing Teen Girl Bit Officer During Dispute In Prince William County: Police
A 15-year-old girl put on a show in Prince William County, refusing to go down quietly as she was being apprehended during a domestic dispute, police say.Over the weekend, officers were called to a residence in Manassas, where there was a reported incident involving the teen after she allegedly ass…
Arlington police: Unlicensed woman arrested for multiple driving offenses, biting, trying to take officer’s gun
ARLINGTON COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — A woman tried to grab an officer’s gun after she was detained for hitting two cars while having no driver’s license, being under the influence and biting an officer. On Feb. 22 at around 9:47 p.m., Arlington County Police Department (ACPD) officers headed to the Washington Blvd. and […]
Virginia State Police say there’s been an ‘alarming uptick’ in pedestrian fatalities
Over the past 15 days, Virginia State Police say 11 pedestrians were killed in crashes across the state, as of Monday. Matthew Demlein, a public relations manager with Virginia State Police, told WTOP that Prince William, Fairfax and Loudoun Counties are among those that have recorded pedestrian fatalities. There have been 20 pedestrian deaths recorded so far this year.
Washington Ski Resort Cautions Guests To Prepare Ahead Of Large Winter Storm
It's once again time to break out the chains.
Man Fatally Stabbed In D.C.
Washington, D.C. – Detectives from the D.C. Metro Police Department’s Homicide Branch are currently investigating a fatal stabbing incident that occurred in Northeast Washington, D.C., resulting in the death of…
Exploring Woodbridge Through Pizza: 6 Unforgettable Slices
1. &pizza - Woodbridge. Address: 2453 Prince William Pkwy, Woodbridge, VA 22192. Desc: Pizza restaurant, Vegan restaurant, Vegetarian restaurant. Introducing a novel pizza place that serves up delectable, oval-shaped pizzas akin to Mod Pizza. The staff is extremely amicable, and the food is consistently appetizing. The restaurant's interior is simple and unadorned, yet clean. The menu offers a fixed price for unlimited toppings, including a variety of cheeses and sauces at no extra cost, making it a paradise for pizza lovers. Despite some operational improvements needed and a potentially confusing digital menu, the overall quality of the pizzas and the unique drink options make this an establishment worth visiting.
Construction starts on Loudoun’s new Ford’s Fish Shack
Today is officially Day 1 of construction on the new Ford’s Fish Shack coming to the South Riding/Chantilly area of southern Loudoun County. Mighty machines are at work at the East Gate Marketplace shopping plaza, turning over the earth as what’s often known as “site work” gets underway.
Woman killed in hit-and-run in Woodbridge, police say
WOODBRIDGE, Va. - A woman was killed in a hit-and-run in Prince William County, police say. The crash happened just after 11:30 p.m. on Feb. 24 in the area of Minnieville Road and Bobcat Court in Woodbridge. Police were called to the scene to investigate an unconscious female in the...
Arlington County Feb 26 Weekly Crime Report: 126 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories
Arlington County Feb 26 Weekly Crime Report: 126 Incidents and 12 Crime Stories. During the last week, Arlington County reported a total of 126 crimes. The most common type of crime was theft, accounting for a significant 68% of the total with 86 reported cases. Vandalism and assault were the next most prevalent crimes, with 13 and 10 cases respectively. There were also 6 reports of suspicious situations, and 5 cases categorized as other, which included threats and harassment. Trespassing, robbery, and burglary were the least reported crimes, with 4, 1, and 1 cases respectively. The data indicates a concerning prevalence of theft in the place, suggesting a need for increased security measures and public awareness. The relatively lower rates of more severe crimes such as robbery and burglary, while still concerning, provide a slightly less alarming picture of the crime situation in Arlington County.
FCPS pushes forward with plan to push back middle school start times
The Fairfax County School Board is moving ahead with its plan to change middle school start times. According to Fairfax County Public Schools, research has shown that later start times could positively influence student academic performance and mental and emotional well-being. Last September, the school system awarded consulting firm Prismatic...
Body found in Courthouse area woods over the weekend: Arlington Co. police say
ARLINGTON, Va. (7News) — Police are seeking answers after an unidentified person was found dead in a wooded area in Courthouse Sunday afternoon, according to the Arlington County Police Department. Officials said the body was found along in the 2100 block of Langston Boulevard at around 4:18 p.m. Arlington...
Fairfax County Police Chief updates recent cases
Police Chief Kevin Davis sat down with WUSA9 on Monday to talk about recent cases.
Fifth Person To Be Charged In Connection To Toddler's Murder In Langley Park, Police Say
Nilson Granados-Trejo, 25, of no fixed address, was charged with first- and second-degree murder, the Prince George’s County Police Department announced Monday, Feb. 26. Granados-Trejo is the fifth suspect arrested following the Feb. 8 shootout that claimed the life of two-year-old Jeremy Poou-Caceres and injured his mother near the 1400 block of Kanawha Street.
Statewide tornado drill pushed back to avoid impacting primary
The March 5 “Super Tuesday” presidential primaries will be hectic enough, so a tornado-preparedness event now will not be swirled into the mix. The Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) announced Feb. 20 it was rescheduling the Virginia statewide tornado drill, which has been slated for 9:45 a.m. on March 5, to the same time on Thursday, March 7.