Two weeks after an off-duty Prince George’s County police officer was shot and killed while defending his neighbor, the county’s police chief urged members of Congress to close loopholes in the nation’s gun laws.
Crossland High School in Temple Hills was placed on lockdown Tuesday due to a Twitter post with threatening language showing photos of guns.
The week before he gunned down then-Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin, recently unsealed court documents detail a complex and evolving situation between Glenn Tyndell and his estranged wife, and police have also released their own statement clarifying the timeline.
For the first time, the public is hearing from the widow of the accused killer who fatally shot Prince George’s County Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin last week. Ramzziddin, who was off-duty at the time, stepped in to protect the woman when she asked for his help.
Bekre Abdela, of Hyattsville, Maryland, was arrested Monday and has been charged with attempted murder, assault and other charges, Prince George’s County police said.
The family, friends and colleagues of Prince George’s County Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin shared memories and stories of the officer who lost his life defending a neighbor.
Glenn Tyndell was able to elude sheriff’s deputies who tried to track him down in the days before the 37-year-old Maryland man showed up at the Brandywine home he once shared with his wife and gunned down Prince George’s County Police Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin. Tyndell had a long history of domestic violence, an active protective order against him and three open warrants, including for assault.
Prince George’s County police identified the officer who was shot and killed on Wednesday as Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin. Police said Ramzziddin was off-duty but was killed “while stepping in to protect a woman in a domestic situation.”
A Silver Spring man was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon outside of a vacant home in Capitol Heights. Prince George’s County police are looking for help in solving the case.
Prince George’s County police are trying to find a white pick up truck that struck and killed a man in Oxon Hill on Thursday, Feb. 8 shortly before 7 p.m.
Prince George’s County police have arrested a man they say broke into a woman’s residence and sexually assaulted her last month.
A Central High School student has been arrested and charged after a stabbing that injured two other students at the school in Capitol Heights, Maryland, on Thursday morning.
An inspection of the Family Crisis Center found “significant safety issues,” according to its interim director. The center will be closed for three to four additional weeks for those needed repairs.
A man is facing murder charges after a New Year’s Day stabbing in New Carrollton, Maryland, police said.
A Prince George’s County man is facing murder charges after police say he stabbed his wife to death during an argument Monday.