Montgomery County police tweeted that an arrest had been made in connection with the homicide of a woman found dead Friday night outside St. Raphael Catholic Church in Rockville, Maryland.
Photos showed what appeared to be blood at the bottom of the escalator, with shredded clothes caught between a step and a metal platform.
A detainee at Baltimore’s Central Booking and Intake Center has become the third person to die at the facility this year.
Police tell news outlets in a statement 34-year-old Milton Pajak died at the scene near Myersville. A tractor-trailer swerved onto Interstate 70’s right shoulder Tuesday morning and struck a prison van, Pajak and three other men part of a six-inmate crew.
Police in Virginia say a woman on a party bus has fallen to her death.
The Metro Chief Safety Officer said that after the man fell from the top of the escalator, he was dragged up from the bottom a short distance, then the escalator shut off, sending him to the bottom again.
Norfolk police tweeted Monday that the body of the man was recovered near the marina. News outlets report that investigators are describing it as an undetermined death.
The parents of a 4-month-old girl found dead in a Virginia motel room have been charged with child abuse.
An investigator reviewing recent deaths in Virginia jails says he’s found at least four cases of officers falsifying logbooks by claiming to have made proper checks on inmates who died.
Officials in Virginia say a 10-year-old girl is dead after a tree fell on a home.
A death involving a jet ski near Fenwick Island in Delaware is a sober reminder about boating safety. If you’re thinking about taking a jet ski out on the water, here’s what you need to know.
A North Carolina woman is dead after her motorized wheelchair got stuck while she crossed railroad tracks and she was hit by a freight train.
Authorities are investigating after a body was found by the side of the road in Chesterfield County, Virginia.
Alfie Evans, the sick British toddler whose parents won support from Pope Francis during a protracted legal battle over his treatment, died early Saturday. He was 23 months old.
The Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.