Maryland prosecutors have asked a detention center for copies of all mail to and from the man charged in the shootings of five Capital Gazette employees.
The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-bred rockers Good Charlotte to honor the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom.
A memorial service was held for Capital Gazette sports reporter John McNamara, one of five newspaper employees shot and killed during an attack at its Annapolis office.
The 34-year-old joined The Capital as an advertising sales assistant in November. She and four other staffers were killed June 28 when a gunman who had a grudge against the newspaper attacked its offices.
Capital Gazette editor Rick Hutzell wiped away tears Sunday as he read aloud some of those words for more than 150 relatives, friends and co-workers who gathered for Fischman’s funeral service and burial at Judean Memorial Gardens cemetery.
A Capital Gazette reporter organized the fundraiser at the Crooked Crab Brewery Company to celebrate the local paper that has played a special role in the community.
Wendi Winters, one of the victims from the Capital Gazette shooting, was memorialized in a service on Saturday at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis, Maryland.
The service for Wendi Winters of The Capital is scheduled for Saturday in Annapolis. Winters was one of five killed when a gunman opened fired in the Capital Gazette’s office.
Police in Virginia say they believe the man accused of fatally shooting five people at a Maryland newsroom has sent a letter to a Virginia newspaper.
At a temporary office of the Capital Gazette, where the massacre occurred, survivors gathered somberly at 2:33 p.m. Thursday. Editor Rick Hutzell rang a bell and the staff lit candles for each person who died exactly seven days earlier, The Baltimore Sun reported.
Newsrooms across the world have been urged to observe a moment of silence for the five employees of The Capital who were killed in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in U.S. history.
Journalists at newspapers in Virginia have observed a moment of silence for the five people killed at a Maryland newspaper last week.
“I considered him not only a great reporter, but a friend,” the Maryland delegate said of a Capital Gazette reporter who was killed in last week’s shooting in Annapolis.
A man charged with slaying five people at a Maryland newspaper sent three letters on the day of the attack, police said, including one that said he was on his way to the Capital Gazette newsroom with the aim “of killing every person present.”
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said his administration is looking into why a series of threats over several years didn’t trigger a stronger response before the suspected Capital Gazette gunman opened fire on an Annapolis newsroom last week.