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Feb 4, 2019

'Heartbroken': Family Speaks After Kids Killed in Md. Crash

'Heartbroken': Family Speaks After Kids Killed in Md. Crash

Five children, ages 5 to 15, were killed and two adults were hurt in Bowie early Saturday after a car they were riding in crashed into several trees and spun into a field, police say.

Feb 3, 2019

'Tragedy:' 5 Children Killed in Bowie Crash

'Tragedy:' 5 Children Killed in Bowie Crash

Five children, ages 5 to 15, were killed and two adults were hurt in Bowie early Saturday after a car they were riding in crashed into several trees and spun into a field, police say.

Jan 26, 2019

Police: Teen Detained After Fire at Bowie Home

Police: Teen Detained After Fire at Bowie Home

Firefighters in Prince George's County are battling a large house fire that broke out in Bowie Saturday night and police have detained a teen in connection with the blaze.

Jan 4, 2019

Hate Trial Delayed for Man Accused of Killing Black Student

Hate Trial Delayed for Man Accused of Killing Black Student

A judge has delayed the trial of a white man charged with a hate crime in the fatal stabbing of a black student at the University of Maryland.

Dec 10, 2018

Judge Asked to Postpone Trial in Student's Fatal Stabbing

Judge Asked to Postpone Trial in Student's Fatal Stabbing

Maryland prosecutors have asked a judge to postpone a trial for a white man charged with a hate crime in the fatal stabbing of a black student on the University of Maryland's campus.

Nov 30, 2018

Bowie State Band Director Resigns After Hazing Probe

Bowie State Band Director Resigns After Hazing Probe

Bowie State University's band director resigned, and the band was placed on a year's probation, following a hazing investigation.

Nov 7, 2018

Bowie State's Marching Band Suspended Amid Hazing Allegation

Bowie State's Marching Band Suspended Amid Hazing Allegation

Bowie State University in Maryland says its marching band has been suspended in the wake of hazing allegations against the group.

Oct 18, 2017

Man Accused of Killing Black Student Charged With Hate Crime

Man Accused of Killing Black Student Charged With Hate Crime

A grand jury has indicted a white University of Maryland student accused of stabbing a black Bowie State University student to death this spring on hate crime charges.

Jul 21, 2017

Maryland Girl's Death 10 Years After Abuse Ruled Homicide

Maryland Girl's Death 10 Years After Abuse Ruled Homicide<br />

A 10-year-old girl died last year, a decade after her father severely abused her when she was an infant. Now, police have ruled her death a homicide.

Jan 7, 2017

1 Found Dead in Overturned Car in Icy Pond in Md.

1 Found Dead in Overturned Car in Icy Pond in Md.

One person was found dead in an overturned car in an icy pond in Prince George's County, Maryland, officials said.

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Meet News4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins. Tracee was raised in the Beltsville area and graduated from High Point High School and Frostburg State University; Tracee has been honored for her work by many state and national journalism organizations. She stays active in her community, including founding a teen-mentoring group. Follow Tracee's Facebook page
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