Frederick County

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Police ID Human Remains Found in 2008 Near Frederick

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says it has identified human remains found in a wooded area near Frederick nearly six years ago.


Emancipation Proclamation Goes On Display At The National Archives

Reward Offered in Shooting of Goodwill Store Security Guard

Maryland State Police are announcing a reward offer in the January shooting of a Goodwill store security guard in Frederick County.


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5 Md. Students Overdose on Prescription Drugs at High School

Four students at a western Maryland high school were rushed to the hospital after authorities say they overdosed on prescription drugs.


Washington DC Copes With Messy Winter Storm

Md. Man Dies Beneath Tractor in Snow-Plowing Incident

Authorities say a Frederick County man is dead after he was pinned beneath a farm tractor while plowing snow from a private driveway.



Md. Student Killed in Frederick County School Bus Collision

A 17-year-old high school student has died in an SUV that collided with a public school bus on Old Middletown Road in Frederick County.


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Md. Official Says He Was Wrong To Ask That His Name Not Be Used

An elected county official in Maryland who threatened to sue a newspaper for publishing his name dropped that threat Wednesday after his angry Facebook post generated an avalanche of mocking messages on social media.



Elderly Md. Man Mauled to Death by Family Pit Bull

An elderly Frederick County, Maryland man was mauled to death Wednesday by an 84 pound pit bull while he tried to take down a Christmas tree, authorities say.


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2 Boys, 17, Charged With Setting Fire to School Bus

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is charging two 17-year-old boys with setting a fire that destroyed a school bus worth $100,000.


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Suspect in Custody for Murder of Md. Woman

A suspect in the Frederick County murder of 20-year-old Malicia Smith has turned herself into police and is in custody, according to Maryland State Police.


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Snow Emergency Plan No Longer in Effect for Frederick County

Maryland State Police reported that due to current weather and road conditions, the Snow Emergency Plan was in effect for Frederick County.