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District of Columbia Metropolitan Police maintain a perimeter around the house on the 3200 block of Woodland Drive NW May 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. Firefighters discovered the bodies of Savvas Savopoulos, 46, his wife Amy, 47, their 10-year-old son Philip, and the housekeeper, Veralicia Figueroa, 57, last Thursday afternoon when they responded to a fire at the house. Two Savopoulos daughters were away in boarding school at the time. Investigators have ruled the deaths homicides and say they could continue to collect evidence at the house for another week. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Family Killed in NW D.C. Home Remembered in Obituary

Three members of a family murdered in their Washington home are being remembered “for their devotion to family and charitable efforts for the less fortunate.”

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Streets were blocked in Northeast D.C., near the area where the suspect was detained on Thursday night. (Credit: Saraya Wintersmith/NewsRadio 99.1)

4 Detained Along With Suspect in Mansion Killings Released

D.C. police say they have released four people who were detained at the same time that the suspect in the killings of a wealthy family was taken into custody.

05/24/2015

Mayor Muriel Bowser and D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier giving update on a "suspicious house fire" on Woodland Drive. 3 adults, 1 child died in the fire. (Credit: Cameron Thompson/NewsRadio 99.1)

Video Released of Person of Interest in D.C. Fire Deaths

District of Columbia police have released video footage of a “person of interest” in the killing of a family and a housekeeper at their multimillion-dollar Washington home.

05/17/2015

Montgomery County police car. (Photo: Chuck Carroll/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Police: Suspect in Custody in Connection With Double Murder

Police have taken a suspect into custody in connection with the double murder of a Rockville couple on Mother’s Day.

05/17/2015

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Couple Found Dead After Shots Fired in Stafford

The Stafford County Sheriff’s Office says a couple was found dead after shots were fired in what they believe is a murder-suicide case.

05/16/2015

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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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Man Arrested, Charged With Murder in Double Shooting in D.C.

The Metropolitan Police Department has arrested a northeast Washington man in a double shooting that left one man dead and another wounded last month.

04/26/2015

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Md. Man Charged in Toddler’s Death

A man was arrested Wednesday in the recent death of a toddler, police announced Thursday.

04/23/2015

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Authorities Say Mary Washington Student Was Strangled

Authorities say a University of Mary Washington student found killed in a Fredericksburg house had been strangled.

04/21/2015

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Roommate Charged in Virginia University Student’s Death

The University of Mary Washington offered counseling to students Saturday after the slaying of a student and the arrest of her roommate on charges that he killed her.

04/18/2015

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