Daily Archives: February 19, 2021

Police Shoot Armed Suspect in Northeast DC

D.C. police shot a man armed with a gun at the scene of another man’s shooting death Friday evening. Officers were called to the 5900 block of Chillum Place NE about 6 p.m. They found one man suffering from a gunshot wound, police said. Geno Freeman, 60, of Hyattsville, later died. Officers also found a man armed with a rifle,…

2 Killed in Triple Shooting in Seat Pleasant

Two men died in a triple shooting in Seat Pleasant, Maryland, Friday evening, Prince George’s County police said. The third victim is critically injured, police said. Police were called to the intersection of Central Avenue and Yost Place before 9 p.m. for a report of a crash. Officers found three men shot inside a car. Two of the victims were…

Fairfax County Police Warn Korean-Owned Businesses About Recent Burglaries

Fairfax County, Virginia, police have met with the county’s Korean business owners to warn them about a disturbing series of overnight burglaries. Fifteen overnight burglaries since Jan. 28 are believed to be connected. Several Korean-owned businesses in the Annandale and Falls Church areas were targeted, a fact concerning enough to Fairfax County police that they organized an online community meeting…

Watch: Falling Ice Closes Lane on Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Ice falling from the towers of the eastbound span of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge forced the closure of a lane Friday afternoon, causing two miles of traffic delays, Maryland Transportation Authority Police said. Police responded to a report of a vehicle that had been struck by a piece of ice on the bridge about 3:20 p.m. The driver was taken…