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MPD Officer Found Dead, Sources Say
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MPD Officer Found Dead, Sources Say

The deceased has been identified as 56-year-old Johnny Jones. His body was found inside his apartment building in the 2600 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE. Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
14-Year-Old Girl Missing From D.C.

14-Year-Old Girl Missing From D.C.

Sincere Stewart was last seen Friday in the 600 block of Milwaukee Place SE. Read »

Apr 19, 2014
D.C.'s Snowy Owl Gets New Home

D.C.'s Snowy Owl Gets New Home

A rare snowy owl whose plight drew national attention after it was apparently hit by a bus in the nation's... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Three Hurt as House Party Gets Out of Control

Three Hurt as House Party Gets Out of Control

Montgomery County police said a house party promoted on a social platform got out of control early Saturday morning,... Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Man Dead after Boating Accident Near Severn River

Man Dead after Boating Accident Near Severn River

Authorities are investigating a fatal boating accident in Anne Arundel County. Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Men Who Died of Suspected Hypotermia Identified

Men Who Died of Suspected Hypotermia Identified

The Metropolitan Police Department has identified two people whose bodies were found earlier this week in southeast... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
UVa. Revokes Fraternities' Charters for Hazing

UVa. Revokes Fraternities' Charters for Hazing

The University of Virginia is revoking the charters of two fraternities for hazing. Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Woman Stabbed, Killed; Suspect Arrested

Woman Stabbed, Killed; Suspect Arrested

Metropolitan Police Department detectives have made an arrest in the stabbing death of a woman early... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
One Killed after Truck Hits Ditch, Overturns

One Killed after Truck Hits Ditch, Overturns

Virginia State Police said one man was killed after a vehicle overturned in Loudoun County early Saturday morning. Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Three Women Wanted for Shoplifting, Using Pepper Spray

Three Women Wanted for Shoplifting, Using Pepper Spray

Police say three women are wanted for attempting to shoplift from two stores in Maryland Friday. Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Dangerous Intersection in College Park Gets New Signage

Dangerous Intersection in College Park Gets New Signage

News4's Jackie Bensen reports live from College Park, where police have installed new signage warning drivers... Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
$80K in Checks Stolen From Md. Mailbox

$80K in Checks Stolen From Md. Mailbox

Two suspects are wanted for stealing two checks for $80,000 out of a Montgomery County mailbox. Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Man Convicted of Fatally Shooting Teen at Cookout

Man Convicted of Fatally Shooting Teen at Cookout

A D.C. man has been found guilty of fatally shooting a teenager at a July 4 cookout. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Number of Heroin Deaths Soars in Md., Va.

Number of Heroin Deaths Soars in Md., Va.

The number of reported heroin deaths in Maryland and Virginia soared in recent years, the News4 I-Team learned. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Triplets at Georgetown Day School Headed to Ivy League

Triplets at Georgetown Day School Headed to Ivy League

Triplets Malik, Ahmad and Khalil Jones are deciding which Ivy League school they want to attend in the fall... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Cargo Ship Refloated After Being Grounded in Virginia

Cargo Ship Refloated After Being Grounded in Virginia

A 751-foot cargo ship that ran aground in the Chesapeake Bay has been refloated. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Gets 17 Years for Shooting Rite Aid Manager

Man Gets 17 Years for Shooting Rite Aid Manager

A man convicted of shooting a drug store manager during a robbery attempt and leaving him paralyzed has... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Wanted After Crash, Shots Fired

Man Wanted After Crash, Shots Fired

News4's Jackie Bensen reports from District Heights, where three men attempted to escape police after crashing their... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Fox Feasts on First Lady's Vegetable Garden

Fox Feasts on First Lady's Vegetable Garden

An uninvited guest on the White House grounds continues to elude capture. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Md. Dad Accused of Abusing Two-Month-Old Daughter

Md. Dad Accused of Abusing Two-Month-Old Daughter

A Maryland father is accused of abusing his two-month-old daughter after she was found with severe... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
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