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Police Make Arrest in Kanawha Street Homicide

This story comes to us from Mike Rodriguez?:

   The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Homicide Unit has arrested Mario Domingo-Ucelo, 24, in connection with the murder of Abraham Felipe-Lopez which occurred Sunday evening in Langley Park, Maryland.    

American Legion Announces EMS and Firefighter of the Year Awards

American Legion Announces EMS and Firefighter of the Year Awards

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Sheriff High Discusses First Ninety Days in Office

Sheriff High Discusses First Ninety Days in Office

This story comes to us from Sharon Taylor:

Prince George’s County, Maryland-Sheriff Melvin C. High said at his first press conference as Sheriff, that he has achieved the goals he set out for the first ninety days of his administration as Sheriff and that the Agency is where he hoped it would be.  The Sheriff said warrants have been reduced by over 3,000 since he took office and that the approach he and his leadership team took from day one was to roll up their sleeves with specific plans for the Agency.

“Today, we are quite literally where I hoped to be in the first ninety days in office,” said High. 

Police fatally shoot man near FedEx Field

Police fatally shoot man near FedEx Field

Prince George's County Md. (AP)- Prince George's County police fatally shot a man who they say was threatening people with a handgun in a neighborhood near FedEx Field.

The man, who has not yet been identified, pointed a gun at a teenage boy Monday and other residents reported that he was acting strangely as he walked up and down a street, according to authorities.

Officers arrived and told the man to drop his weapon. Instead, the man brandished the gun toward them and four officers opened fire, police spokeswoman Capt. Misty Mints said.

Bowie High School Student Charged with Arson

Bowie High School Student Charged with Arson

A Bowie High School student has been arrested and charged for a setting a fire inside the school.  On Monday, March 7, 2011, firefighters dealt with a fire in a second floor bathroom at Bowie High School on Annapolis Road.  Students were evacuated as crews ensured the fire was out, checked for possible extension and ventilated the smoke that had filled the hallway.

Fire Investigators were called to the scene and determined the fire was a case of arson.  Working with school security officials; fire investigators quickly identified a suspect and arrested him.

Three Conspirators Convicted in $78 Million “Dream Home” Morgage Fraud Scheme

Three Conspirators Convicted in $78 Million “Dream Home” Morgage Fraud Scheme

Defendants Spent Millions of Dollars of Investor Funds to Employ Chauffeurs and Maintain a Fleet of Luxury Cars; Travel in Luxury to the Super Bowl and All-Star Game;

Pay Off Prior Investors as Part of a Ponzi Scheme; and Fund a Failed Investment Venture and Undisclosed Third Party Businesses

Latin Kings Leader Sentenced To 60 Years in Prison

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        U.S. District Judge Alexander Williams sentenced Erick Roman, a/k/a “Erick Javier Sierra,” “Malian-T” and “King Malian-T,” age 34, of Laurel, Maryland, late yesterday to 60 years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for conspiracy to participate in a racketeering enterprise, in connection with his gang activities as a member and leader of the Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation (Latin Kings).