Stepfather Arrested in Death of Maryland Girl

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    Detectives said accused murderer David Rich Hang was married to several Montgomery County women at the same time. (Published Wednesday, Oct 19, 2011)

    Police arrested a man on a first-degree murder warrant in connection with the death of his stepdaughter.

    Police responding to a report of an injured child found Jessica Nguyen dead in the basement of her family’s home in the 700 block of Raven Avenue in Gaithersburg, Md., May 31.

    The medical examiner ruled Jessica’s death a homicide caused by cutting and stabbing.

    David Rich Hang, 42, of the 17100 block of Queen Victoria Court, was arrested Tuesday.

    News4 learned Hang is a driver for the Montgomery County Ride-On Bus system.

    Investigators said Hang was also married to four women in Montgomery County.
     
    Police are holding a news conference at 11 a.m. Wednesday to release more information about the arrest.

    Jessica was a sixth-grade student at Gaithersburg Middle School.

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