Kinard Adams, 24, was discovered by police around 7:30 p.m. in the 8500 block of Allentown Road. He had been shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say Albert Clark Jr., 47, of Northeast, was driving a dump truck on Cedarville Road in Brandywine when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree around 9:30 a.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators in Prince George’s County, Maryland, and D.C. are working to find the two men responsible for the crimes early Monday that started in Maryland and crossed into the District.
The trio are said to be connected to the fatal October shooting of 19-year-old Hassan Lucky of Laurel, Maryland.
Pamphlets that named a white supremacist group were found earlier this week in what police called a rural neighborhood of Upper Marlboro, Maryland.
A jury will decide if Michael Ford is guilty of murder in the friendly-fire shooting death of Prince George’s County police detective Jacai Colson in March 2016. Ford is charged with second-degree murder and other offenses.
The bodies of two adult males were found at about 4:30 p.m. in Prince George’s County police on Friday.
Prosecutors and defense lawyers in District Court agreed Officer 1st Class Ryan Macklin, 29, would remain in custody until a bond hearing Oct. 26. He’s pleaded not guilty; charging documents released say he told the woman “to drive behind a nearby store.”
Prince George’s County police arrested the man believed to be behind a nine-day crime spree that began in Fairfax County. Alton Thodos, 32, was arrested in District Heights, Maryland, following a car chase Tuesday that crossed multiple jurisdictions in the D.C. area.
Police said the driver of the hearse, which was not carrying a casket at the time, lost control and struck a pole. The driver was taken to a hospital where he was pronunced dead.
Prince George’s County Police Department tweeted just after 11 p.m. that two of their officers were shot in the 2700 block of Lorring Drive.
A police officer shot and killed a man suspected of stealing from cars who the police said shot at them first in Temple Hills, Maryland, on Monday morning.
Police have arrested a man wanted for the fatal shooting of a Montgomery County high school student last month.
Police in Prince George’s County say a man stabbed another man at a Forestville, Maryland, shopping center Wednesday and then held a woman at knifepoint before he was shocked with a Taser stun gun and arrested.
Police say the suspect has targeted three laundromats in four days — two of which occurred Wednesday morning. See photos of the suspect.
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