Monthly Archives: July 2020

23-Year-Old Woman Killed in Clinton When Driver Hit Her Car Head-On

A 23-year-old woman died after a driver crossed the double yellow line and crashed into her car head-on Thursday night in Clinton, Maryland.  Tyra Dalton was headed north on Old Alexandria Ferry Road, just south of Joint Base Andrews, at about 9 p.m. when an SUV driver headed south crossed into her lane, Prince George’s County police said.  Dalton was…

Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on July 31

Maryland implemented new mask rules on Friday, requiring residents to wear a mask in any business or commercial building and outside when social distance can’t be maintained. County leaders in the D.C. area are also trying to beat back against a new tide of infections. In Montgomery County, officials are debating whether to reinstate some restrictions and reviewing internal policies….

Maryland Man Threatened to Expose Photos of 6 Women in ‘Sextortion’ Spree: Police

A Maryland man tricked at least six women into sending him sensitive photos and demanded sex in exchange for keeping them private, police say. Michael Brendan Cooper, 22, of Sweetgum Circle in Germantown, was released this month from jail after his first arrest on multiple “sextortionâ€-related charges, but was arrested again after allegedly threatening a victim with a knife, police…