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Latest County Police Items
Police say the gunman who took three people hostage at the Discovery Channel network's programming has died after they shot him.
A man who railed against the Discovery Channel's environmental programming for years burst into the company's headquarters with at least one explosive device strapped to his body Wednesday and took three people hostage at gunpoint before police shot him to death, officials said.
After a Catholic nun's death earlier this month in a drunken-driving crash that police say was caused by a repeat-offender illegal immigrant, a key lawmaker wants the federal government to start detaining and deporting every illegal immigrant who commits a drunken-driving offense.
Montgomery County police are investigating claims made by convicted D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo that he and his partner had additional victims across the country.
Police honor citizen
Montgomery County's cable-access TV station now has its own version of the long-popular "Cops" and "America's Most Wanted" shows to help catch local criminals.
RICHMOND (AP) — Authorities continued to look for explosives yesterday in the Chesterfield County home of a Civil War buff who died when a munition exploded on his property.
Prince George's County police yesterday released the names of six spectators killed at a weekend drag race on a rural stretch of Southern Maryland highway.
The man accused of causing a hit-and-run accident Monday that killed two highway workers and injured three others in Burtonsville is an illegal alien, Montgomery County police said yesterday.