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Police: Md. Man Shot Ex-Wife, Then Turned Gun on Himself

An apparent murder-suicide has claimed the lives of two people in Fort Washington, according to Prince George’s County Police.


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Motorcyclist Killed in Collision With Car in Fort Washington

Prince George’s County Police say a motorcyclist was killed and two people were hurt when the motorcycle collided with a car in Fort Washington.


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Md. County Paying Back $58K Worth of Speeding Tickets Due To Technicality

A slew of people who received tickets after speeding past a roadside camera in Prince George’s county are going to get their money back, authorities say.


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Man Gets Life Without Parole for Murder of Northern Va. Activist

A man convicted of killing a northern Virginia activist and throwing his body in a Fort Washington has been sentenced to life in prison without parole plus 120 years.



Heavy Rains Lead to Sewage Overflow in Ft. Washington

Officials say excessive rainfall led to a sewage overflow at a wastewater pumping station in Fort Washington.


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Md. Driver Convicted in Deaths of 2 Highway Workers

A Fort Washington man has been convicted of two counts of vehicular manslaughter for killing two workers who were collecting trash on a median in Waldorf.


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Man Found Guilty in Death of Alexandria Activist

A man has been convicted in Prince George’s County of kidnapping and killing a community activist whose body was found in a well.


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Firefighter Injured in Fort Washington Blaze

A Prince George’s County firefighter is injured after a two-alarm fire broke out in Fort Washington.


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Fort Washington Families Forced to Move for Casino

Some in a small community of 9 homes on Old Fort Road in Fort Washington have already left. Others are having a harder time of it because they don’t have the resources or money to pick up and go.


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Va. Deputy Fatally Shoots Burglar in His Own Md. Home

Prince George’s County Police say a sheriff’s deputy from Virginia shot and killed a burglar in his Fort Washington home.