Cold Case

Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. (left) with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. (Photos from Charlottesville Police)

Police Look at Cold Cases After Arrest in Virginia

Authorities are taking a fresh look at unsolved rape, murder and missing persons cases after a man was charged in the abduction of a University of Virginia student who vanished about three weeks ago.

10/02/2014

Sisters Sheila (left) and	Katherine Lyon disappeared from Wheaton Plaza in 1975. (Photo credit: FBI.gov)

Search for Md. Sisters Missing Since 1975 Resumes

Investigators from two states were searching an area near Lynchburg, Virginia, for the remains of two young sisters from Maryland who were abducted in 1975, police said late Tuesday.

09/17/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty in 1992 D.C. Homicide

Prosecutors say s man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 1992 shooting death of a man in Washington’s East Potomac Park.

09/16/2014

Maryland woman Stephanie Watson was murdered in 1982. (Photo Credit: Prince George's Co. Police)

Man Indicted in 1982 Maryland Murder

Prince George’s County prosecutors say a man has been indicted in a 1982 murder and that a DNA match was key to the case.

09/09/2014

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Baltimore County Solves 2 Cold Cases From ’90s

Baltimore County police say they’ve solved the unrelated slayings of two women in the 1990s by using DNA evidence.

07/18/2014

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Man Charged With Hiring Someone to Kill His Girlfriend in Md. Cold Case

A Colorado man charged with strangling a 24-year-old Dundalk woman in her home in 2000 was hired to kill her by her boyfriend, who wanted to collect life insurance money, Baltimore County Police said Friday.

03/21/2014

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Man Arrested for 1999 Homicide in D.C.

D.C. police have charged a man with first-degree murder in the 1999 shooting death of a teenager in southeast.

01/15/2014

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Police Hope To Solve Nearly 40-Year-Old Sexual Assault Cold Case

Montgomery County Police are hoping to identify the man believed to be responsible for a series of sexual assaults that have gone unsolved for nearly 40 years.

11/22/2013

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Police: Arrest Made in 1984 Murder of Woman in D.C.

District of Columbia police say they’ve arrested a convicted sex offender in the 1984 killing of a woman.

11/05/2013

Arlington Police arrested Stevie Brinson, 50, in connection with a rape on N. Adams St. in 1992. (Credit: Arlington County Police)

Cold Case: DNA Leads Police to Charge Va. Man with 1992 Rape

Police say they’ve arrested an Alexandria man in connection with the violent rape of a college student 21 years ago.

09/07/2013

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