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Montgomery Village Mar 03 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Montgomery Village reported a total of 13 crime cases. The majority of these cases, nearly 46% (6 out of 13), were instances of assault, indicating a significant concern for violent crime in the place. Other reported crimes included burglary and arrests, each accounting for approximately 15% (2 out of 13) of the total cases. Less frequent crimes, each constituting roughly 7.7% (1 out of 13) of the total cases, were vandalism, trespass, and robbery. The data underscores a pressing need for heightened security measures and vigilance among residents in Montgomery Village.
Safety Alert: This is The Most Dangerous City in Maryland for Visitors
Historic sites, cultural diversity, and breathtaking landscapes all come together in Maryland. But it also has its fair share of violent crime, particularly in several of its cities. A recent study by USA Today found that one Maryland city has the worst crime rate and the highest crime per square mile in the nation. Ocean City, a coastal town in the United States, is the one in question.
Police identify motorcyclist killed in Montgomery County crash
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (DC News Now) — Officials are investigating a fatal crash that happened on Thursday between a motorcycle and a car in Montgomery County. Just after 3 p.m., officers responded to the crash at the intersection of Snouffer School Rd. and Centerway Rd. There, police say the...
Maryland state trooper, tow truck driver injured in I-70 crash
A Maryland state trooper and a tow truck driver were injured Saturday in a crash on Interstate 70. Maryland State Police said troopers were called around noon to reports of a crash involving a trooper in the area of eastbound I-70 prior to the Patapsco River Bridge. State police say the injured trooper was taken to Shock Trauma. There was no further information on the trooper’s condition.
Photo Gallery: Pulling for the Volunteers
Old Ox Brewery held its ninth annual Chilly Days fundraiser on Saturday to support the Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department. Supporters didn’t just rise to the challenge of multiple-alarm chili provided by area restaurants, but also joined in teams to pull a firetruck across the parking lot. All proceeds from the day of fun were donated to the department.
Police: Teen was speeding while driving under the influence before crash that ejected 5 others
IDYLWOOD, Va. — A 17-year-old boy is facing charges after police say he was speeding while driving under the influence before a deadly crash that ejected five teens from the car. The crash happened in November 2023 in Idylwood. According to the Fairfax County Police Department, the 17-year-old was...
Woodbridge fire originating in residential garage displaces 5 residents
Just after 3 p.m. on Friday, the Prince William County Fire and Rescue said they responded to a reported house fire in the 2400 block of Port Potomac Avenue in Woodbridge. The occupants of the home — one adult and four children — were able to safely evacuate, firefighters said.
Maryland Governor Proclaims March Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
MARYLAND– Gov. Wes Moore proclaimed March 2024 as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. The governor’s office published the proclamation Friday. “We believe in a Maryland which recognizes the unlimited potential for all our citizens, including those with developmental disabilities…” the proclamation says. March is recognized as Developmental...
Maryland weather: Higher temperatures forecast in Baltimore area this week
Temperatures in the Baltimore area are expected to reach highs in the upper 50s to low 60s this week, though rain is in the forecast starting Tuesday. Sunday is forecast to be sunny and Monday mostly cloudy, both with highs of 63 degrees in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Rain is expected to start early Tuesday morning, with between a quarter and half an inch falling after midnight and more forecast ...
Senior Alert canceled for Fairfax County man
FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: The missing man has been found safe, according to Virginia State Police. ORIGINAL STORY: Virginia State Police have issued a Senior Alert on behalf of the Fairfax County Police Department. Police are looking for 79-year-old Solomon Mensah Dadzie, last reported seen in the 4700...
Services planned for firefighter killed in house explosion
A celebration of life will be held Monday for Loudoun County firefighter Trevor Brown, the Sterling firefighter who was killed in a house explosion on Feb. 16. The service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Cornerstone Chapel, 650 Battlefield Parkway southeast in Leesburg. More than 3,000 guests, along with apparatus from across the region are expected.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Fairfax, VA
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around fairfax.
Phone charger sets basket of clothes on fire in Montgomery County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (DC News Now) — A phone charger cord set a basket of clothes on fire at a Montgomery County home on Saturday Night. Officials with Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service encountered a light haze and smoke at a house in the 19900 block of Drexel Hill Circle in Montgomery Village. There, […]
Concern for Missing 15-Year-Old Girl
Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Special Victims Investigations Division (SVID) are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Meybely Torres, a missing 15-year-old from Silver Spring. Torres was last seen on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at approximately 12 a.m., in the 3700 block of...
Great Falls Bank Robber Arrested In Montgomery County, Police Say
A police helicopter is being credited for helping investigators in Maryland apprehend a bank robber who held up a Wells Fargo in Virginia on Friday morning. Michael Allen Reid, 61, crossed over state lines from his Maryland home on March 1, when he walked into the bank branch on Walker Road in Great Falls, took out a gun, demanded cash, and fled in a vehicle.
17-year-old shot in Montgomery County, 2 suspects remain at large: police
WASHINGTON - Montgomery County officials continue to investigate the shooting of a 17-year-old male. Officials responded to the 8500 block of Glenview Avenue for the report of a shooting around 11:27 p.m. According to police, a 17-year-old male victim was shot in the upper body by one of the two...
Cubasi Bistro closing soon ahead of move to Ashburn
Cubasi Bistro, the popular Cuban cuisine restaurant in Sterling, has announced that it will close its current location ahead of its planned move to a new spot in Ashburn. The last day at the current spot in the Dulles 28 Centre off Pacific Boulevard will be March 31. However, the...
Man arrested for allegedly stealing over 80 $2 bills during bank robbery
BURKE, Va. (7News) — A man is behind bars after police said he robbed a bank Wednesday morning. Fairfax County Police arrested 21-year-old Hani Abdelmohsen Ahmed Thursday as he was leaving his home. Police said on February 28, Ahmed allegedly went into a Wells Fargo in the 8900 block...
Luxurious 7-Bedroom House in Manassas Sells for $1.26M
A luxurious 3-story house near Manassas, Virginia recently sold for an impressive $1,260,000 on March 1st. Located at 9959 Summerwood Dr, Manassas, VA, 20111, this stunning property boasts 7 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms, making it an ideal home for a large family or those who enjoy hosting guests. With a spacious 6,598 square feet of living space and a generous lot size of 1.08 acres, this house offers ample room both indoors and outdoors for comfortable living and entertaining.
Luxurious Ashburn Home Sells for $2.2M
A luxurious 3-story house near Ashburn, Virginia recently sold for an impressive $2,225,000 on March 1st. Located at 20160 Black Diamond Pl, Ashburn, VA, 20147, this stunning property boasts 6 bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms, offering ample space for comfortable living. Spanning a vast 9,178 square feet, the house sits on a generous lot size of 0.52 acres, providing a sense of privacy and tranquility.