Police believe the suspect entered the victims’ apartment on the 8800 block of Spiral Cut through an unsecured window and assaulted both with a baseball bat before stealing jewelry and a cellphone.
She was struck at least once in the head, and was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders. Police say a possible motive for the shooting is still under investigation
Police have released the identity of the man who died Wednesday night after a reported fight in the parking lot of a Silver Spring, Maryland, shopping center.
Howard County police are investigating a homicide after a woman was found dead and a man seriously injured inside an apartment building in Columbia, Maryland, on Sunday.
Hours before Heather Williams was reported missing, her boyfriend who is now charged in her death, was arrested for unrelated traffic and drug violations.
Prince George’s County police have arrested two suspects — husband and wife — in connection with the killing of a man in Adelphi, Maryland.
Police responded to the 2100 block of North Scott Street in Arlington, Virginia, to do a welfare check. They found Penelope Holloway, 72, dead inside a home.
A man was found lying unresponsive on the sidewalk on 20th Avenue, between Riggs Road and the Northwest Branch Trail. Police are investigating the man’s death as a homicide.
The parents of a murdered Howard County teacher are proud that Maryland lawmakers have passed a bill that adds protections for pregnant women. It places pregnant women in a protected class — similar to enhanced penalties for the murder of a police officer.
South Carolina lawmakers introduced a bill that would require illuminated signs in Ubers and Lyfts in response to the killing of Samantha Josephson, who police say was murdered after getting in a car she thought was her Uber.
Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in Southeast D.C. near the District-Maryland border. Maurice Wheeler, 28, was shot multiple times.
Jorge Rios, 33, of Jersey City has been charged with the strangulation killing of a 45-year-old nanny, whose body was discovered a week ago in the lake of a New Jersey park where she went jogging.
Police say a Virginia man who authorities describe as a person of interest in a homicide investigation has shot and killed himself after a police chase near Charlottesville.
A Silver Spring man suspected of fatally stabbing two people at a mall in Wheaton more than two years ago was arrested and charged Monday.
The Southeast D.C. man charged with first-degree murder for the shooting a prominent Pakistani philosopher and scholar was found not guilty by reason of insanity for a previous homicide in 1998.
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