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Alleged ‘Bicycle Bandit’ Indicted on Theft, Escape Charges

An Arlington man could face a mandatory minimum of 122 years in prison following his indictment on charges that he robbed banks, then escaped from custody in a hospital by overpowering and kidnapping a guard.

05/28/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty to Killing Mother of His Children

A man charged with killing the mother of his daughters and fleeing to South Carolina with one of their children has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.

03/23/2015

Composite sketch of a person of interest in connection with an armed carjacking and kidnapping at the Vienna Metrorail Station parking lot. (Credit: Metro Transit Police Dept.)

Police Release Sketch of Person of Interest in Armed Carjacking

Police have released a composite sketch and photos of a person of interest in connection with two similar armed carjackings during which the suspect forced the victims to drive to banks to withdraw money.

11/20/2014

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Man Charged in Kidnapping Faces Federal Complaint

A federal criminal complaint has been filed against a North Carolina man charged with kidnapping and raping a 12-year-old Maryland girl.

11/18/2014

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N.C. Man Charged With Kidnap, Rape of Maryland Girl

A North Carolina man is facing multiple charges in the disappearance of a 12-year-old Maryland girl who was found last week.

11/17/2014

Camera footage allegedly shows Delvin Barnes kidnapping Carlesha Freeland-Gaither on a Philadelphia sidewalk. (via YouTube)

Abduction Suspect Appears in Philadelphia Court

A man accused of abducting a Philadelphia woman and a Virginia teen appeared in court Wednesday on federal kidnapping charges and was appointed a public defender.

11/12/2014

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Md. Man Gets 20 Years in Girls’ Kidnapping

A Prince George’s County man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison in the kidnapping of two 6-year-old girls in separate incidents.

10/30/2014

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Md. Man Faces Up to 30 Years in Girl’s Kidnapping

A Prince George’s County man is set to be sentenced Wednesday in the kidnapping and attempted sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl.

10/29/2014

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Grand Jury Indicts Felon Who Was Living With Judge

A Montgomery County grand jury has indicted a Maryland man with a long criminal history on charges of kidnapping and assaulting a female judge with whom he was living.

07/11/2014

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Md. Man Charged in Kidnapping of Girl, 12

Police have arrested a Maryland man and charged him with kidnapping a 12-year-old girl in Annapolis.

07/07/2014

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