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Maryland Boy Dies After Allegedly Being Beaten for Eating Cake

Hagerstown police say a 9-year-old boy who was allegedly handcuffed and beaten for eating a piece of birthday cake without permission has died.

7 hours ago

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Boy Critical After Alleged Beating for Eating Cake Unbidden

Hagerstown police say a 9-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was handcuffed and beaten for eating a piece of birthday cake without permission.

07/02/2015

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Prosecutors Weigh Findings in Md. Death in Custody

Washington County prosecutors are weighing a report on the death of a man after he was shocked by a police stun gun in Hagerstown.

06/22/2015

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Hearing Postponed in Texting-Fatal Crash Case

A western Maryland woman has had a court hearing postponed on charges she was texting behind the wheel when her car struck and killed a bicyclist in January.

06/15/2015

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Police: Hagerstown Man Confessed to Strangling Stepdaughter

A man has confessed to strangling his 17-year-old stepdaughter and concealing her naked body, Hagerstown police said in court documents released Friday.

05/22/2015

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Schizophrenic Man Going to Hospital for Killing Grandparents

A western Maryland man is getting psychiatric care instead of prison time after pleading guilty to two counts of first-degree murder for stabbing his paternal grandparents.

05/11/2015

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Police Pledge Thorough Probe of Death After Stun Gun Shock

Police in Maryland promised a thorough investigation Friday into the death of a man in custody after police shocked him with a stun gun outside a home he had allegedly broken into.

04/17/2015

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Woman Seeks Jury Trial in Western Md. Christmas Eve Shooting

A woman accused in a fatal, Christmas Eve shooting near Frederick wants a jury trial.

03/20/2015

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Hagerstown Teen Charged with Raping 13-year-old Girl at Park

A Hagerstown teenager has been arrested on charges of raping a 13-year-old girl in September.

02/23/2015

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Woman Killed Near Frederick Was Shot in the Head

Police say a Hagerstown woman found dead along U.S. 40 west of Frederick on Christmas Eve was shot in the head, allegedly by a female acquaintance.

12/29/2014

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