A man has confessed to strangling his 17-year-old stepdaughter and concealing her naked body, Hagerstown police said in court documents released Friday.
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.
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.
A woman accused in a fatal, Christmas Eve shooting near Frederick wants a jury trial.
A Hagerstown teenager has been arrested on charges of raping a 13-year-old girl in September.
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.
Police followed a trail of shell casings and watched home security video Thursday to trace a rush-hour shootout between two vehicles that careened through at least eight blocks of densely packed homes.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying human remains found in a tributary of Antietam Creek.
Hagerstown police have ruled out the possibility that a woman and her two young daughters found dead in their car were killed by someone else.
Police in Hagerstown are investigating the deaths of a woman and two young children found in a car at a school parking lot.