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  • Cause of death released for murdered Mary Washington student

    WASHINGTON — Friends and family members on Tuesday remembered Grace Mann, 20, a University of Mary Washington junior who was murdered. “This is simply a nightmare,” Melissa Mann, the victim’s mother said during the funeral…

  • Petersburg woman charged in infant son’s death

    PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — A Petersburg woman has been indicted on charges of killing her newborn son and hiding his body. Media outlets report that a Petersburg Circuit Court grand jury indicted 21-year-old Kadijah Stewart…

  • Md. inmate serving life for 3 murders charged in 4th

    ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) _ A man serving life in prison in the murder of three women in the 1980s has been charged with a fourth killing. The Howard County Police Department said Thursday that…

  • Arrest made in Annandale murder

    WASHINGTON — A 31-year-old man faces murder charges, but Fairfax County police say the victim has yet to be identified. Charged with murder is Ubaldo Lopez Yanez of no fixed address. Police say preliminary information indicates…

  • Md. farmer gets life in prison for worker’s shooting death

    CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors say an Eastern Shore farmer has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a worker who disappeared in 2009. Dorchester County Circuit Court Judge Brett Wilson sentenced 67-year-old William…

  • GWU student convicted of murdering high school friend

    ROCKVILLE, Md. — A jury convicted 25-year-old Rahul Gupta of murdering his high school best friend in a case the judge called “serious and tragic.” A 13-person jury decided on a verdict in the love…

  • Arrest made in killing of 95-year-old Md. WWII veteran

    WASHINGTON – A resident of a Colesville retirement community has been charged with the murder of a 95-year-old veteran who lived in the same complex. Montgomery County police say that Eric S. Dyson, 60, of…

  • Waynesboro man sentenced for slaying of co-worker

    WAYNESBORO, Va. (AP) — A Waynesboro man will spend more than 20 years in prison for the slaying of a co-worker. Boyd Wiseman was accused of fatally shooting 38-year-old Jeffrey S. Earhart of Staunton at…

  • DC man pleads guilty in fatal shooting of Howard student

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington, D.C. man has pleaded guilty in the Fourth of July shooting death of a Howard University student killed in a botched robbery attempt. Twenty-eight-year-old Rasdavid Lagarde pleaded guilty Wednesday to…

  • New clues in death of lawyer found in upscale D.C. hotel

    WASHINGTON — New details are emerging in the mysterious killing of a lawyer found dead in an upscale downtown D.C. hotel Feb. 9. A search warrant says David Messerschmitt was stabbed several times in the back. He…

  • Man dead, woman wounded in Cumberland double-stabbing

    CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — A Cumberland man has been arrested in a double-stabbing that left one man dead and a woman in the hospital. The Cumberland Police Department says they responded to a Cumberland home…

  • Alexandria slayings suspect ordered hospitalized

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A judge has ordered a Virginia man charged with three murders in Alexandria to be hospitalized for a more complete mental evaluation. The judge says Charles Severance’s first evaluation did not…

  • Court won’t rehear ex-U.Va. lax man’s appeal in ex’s slaying

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Supreme Court of Virginia won’t be rehearing a former University of Virginia lacrosse player’s appeal in the killing of his former girlfriend. The court Thursday denied a December petition to…

  • Blacksburg man charged in death of 14-month-old boy

    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — A Blacksburg man faces a second-degree murder charge stemming from the death of a 14-month-old boy. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office says 33-year-old Curtis R. Goins initially was charged with aggravated…

  • Fight over Redskins ends in death, fiancée says

    WASHINGTON — A fight in a Chesapeake, Virginia, eatery that left one man dead Dec. 28 reportedly started over the Redskins-Cowboys game, according to the victim’s fiancée. Ronnie Cisko, 36, of Chesapeake is charged with…