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Oct 9, 2019

Bone of Unidentified Victim of Serial Killer Gets DNA Tests

Bone of Unidentified Victim of Serial Killer Gets DNA Tests

Detectives in Maryland are having a bone from a 1972 victim of a serial killer tested in an effort to identify the woman.

Oct 8, 2019

Maryland State Lawmaker Charged With Federal Wire Fraud

Maryland State Lawmaker Charged With Federal Wire Fraud

A Maryland state lawmaker who abruptly resigned last week is facing a federal wire fraud charge for allegedly using money she raised for her reelection campaign for her personal use, federal officials said...

Sep 20, 2019

Good Samaritans Save Clothes From Evicted Md. Dry Cleaners

Good Samaritans Save Clothes From Evicted Md. Dry Cleaners

Business owner Sharelle Gates doesn't run a dry cleaners. But when the dry cleaners near her store was evicted and all the clothes inside were dumped onto the curb, she picked up the clothes and called...

Sep 12, 2019

Elderly Woman Assaulted in Senior Living Facility in Lanham

Elderly Woman Assaulted in Senior Living Facility in Lanham

An elderly woman was assaulted inside a senior living facility in Prince George's County and police are investigating.

Sep 9, 2019

Woman in Her 70s Accused of Killing 82-Year-Old Neighbor

Woman in Her 70s Accused of Killing 82-Year-Old Neighbor

A Maryland woman in her 70s killed a woman in her 80s and then called 911 herself to report the crime, police say. Chun Yong Oh, 73, is charged with the murder of 82-year-old Hwa Cha Pak. The two were neighbors,

Aug 20, 2019

Woman Convicted in Fatal Md. Restaurant Crash to Be Released

Woman Convicted in Fatal Md. Restaurant Crash to Be Released

A woman convicted of manslaughter for plowing into a Maryland restaurant will be released from prison and moved into home detention monitoring.

Aug 19, 2019

Suspect in Transgender Woman's Death Feared for Life: Lawyer

Suspect in Transgender Woman's Death Feared for Life: Lawyer

The suspect in the death of Zoe Spears, a 23-year-old transgender woman shot to death last month in Prince George's County, feared for his life, according to his attorney.

Aug 16, 2019

2 Arrested in Fatal Shooting After Funeral in Suitland

2 Arrested in Fatal Shooting After Funeral in Suitland

Police arrested two men in the fatal shooting of a man after a funeral in Prince George's County, Maryland, for another shooting victim.

Aug 12, 2019

More Than 5M Gallons of Wastewater Flowed Into Broad Creek

More Than 5M Gallons of Wastewater Flowed Into Broad Creek

A sanitary sewer overflow caused more than 5 million gallons of untreated wastewater to flow into Broad Creek in Prince George's County over the weekend, WSSC said in a press release.

Aug 6, 2019

Man Killed After Shooting Victim's Funeral in Suitland

Man Killed After Shooting Victim's Funeral in Suitland

A man has died after being shot following the Prince George's County funeral of another shooting victim.

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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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