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Man Pepper-Sprays Self During Robbery

A man is in jail after authorities say he foiled his own robbery by accidentally pepper-spraying himself.


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15 Students Transported to Hospital After Pepper Spray Incident

Fifteen students have been transported to a local hospital Tuesday afternoon after a pepper spray incident at a D.C. school.


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Prison Guards Face Suit for Pepper Spraying Inmate

A Maryland federal court case alleging excessive force by prison guards against an inmate has been revived by an appeals court.


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‘Larger-Than-Normal’ 6-Year-Old Md. Boy Pepper-Sprayed By Police

A “larger than normal” 6-year-old Maryland boy was pepper-sprayed by police officers after he allegedly stabbed his grandmother and tried to stab his mother, authorities say.



Police Seek Suspect Who Pepper Sprayed Shop Keeper

Anne Arundel County police are searching for a suspect who pepper sprayed a shop keeper during a suspected shoplifting.


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Man Demands Citizen’s Arrest, Pepper Sprays George Mason Professor

A man walked into a classroom at George Mason University’s Arlington campus Wednesday afternoon, demanded a citizen’s arrest of the professor and proceeded to pepper spray him in the face, police say.


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Civilian Busted For Bringing Pot Into Pentagon

An Army employee was busted with 25 grams of marijuana.


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Pepper Spray Use Evacuates Md. School, Sends Students to Hospital

Five students are being taken to a hospital for evaluation after pepper spray was used inside a Montgomery County middle school.


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Pepper Spray Used To Quell Va Campus Brawl

Police say a large fight broke out at the University of Richmond and that pepper spray had to be used to stop the disturbance.