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Local Updates from ABC News Radio for Washington DC.

Thursday
Aug212014

Person of Interest Sought in Northwest DC Bank Robbery

Metropolitan Police Department(WASHINGTON) -- Police are searching for a man in connection with a bank robbery in Northwest Washington, D.C. on Wednesday morning.

The robbery happened around 9:35 a.m. at a bank, located on the 3300 block of 14th Street NW.

Metro Police have released a photo of a man they're calling a "person of interest" in the robbery investigation.

Anyone with information on the man or his whereabouts is asked to contact police at (202) 727-9099.


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Wednesday
Aug202014

Police Make Arrest in Landover Murder

(WASHINGTON) -- Police have made an arrest in connection with a murder that occurred in Landover, Md. on Monday.

Tor Chiumba Campbell, 39, was arrested Tuesday, and charged with first-degree murder and other related charges, in the death of Shauntelle Marie Lewis.

Prince George's County Police said on Monday morning they were called to the 6800 block of West Forest Road, where officers found Lewis unresponsive and suffering from multiple stab wounds. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators believe Campbell and Lewis were recently involved in a romantic relationship.


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Tuesday
Aug192014

Oxon Hill Man Arrested in July Shooting 

(WASHINGTON) -- Metropolitan Police arrested an Oxon Hill man Monday in connection to a July shooting.

Officers responded to a call in the 500 block of Morse Street, NE during the early morning hours of July 26 to find a man and woman suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

A third victim was taken to a nearby hospital by "unknown means," according to officials, and was later located by detectives.

Ronald Greene, 26, was arrested Monday on charges of assault with a dangerous weapon for his alleged role in the shooting.


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Monday
Aug182014

Man Arrested in N Street SW Shooting Spree 

Metropolitan Police Department(WASHINGTON) -- Metropolitan Police arrested a 21-year-old man Friday in connection with a shooting that injured six people.

Three men and three women were shot on Aug. 10 in the unit block of N Street SW, according to officials.

Leonard Johnson, of Southeast Washington, D.C., was arrested Friday and charged with assault with intent to kill while armed.

Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating 28-year-old Saeve Edward Evans, who is also wanted for his alleged role in the incident.


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Friday
Aug152014

Cops Release Video in Montgomery County Vandalism Investigation

(OLNEY, Md.) -- Authorities are seeking the public's help as they continue to investigate multiple cases of vehicle vandalism that occurred in Olney, Md. last weekend.

On Friday, Montgomery County Police released surveillance video of suspects being sought in connection with the incidents, which happened occurred between 11 p.m. on Aug. 9 and 5 a.m. on Aug. 10.

"It appears that multiple suspects were involved in the vandalism and that in this video, two males approached the victim’s vehicle and committed the vandalism," Montgomery County Police said in a statement.

At least 21 victims were identified, with some victims having more than one vehicle vandalized. Vandals slashed tires and used rocks to break vehicle windows.

Anyone with information on the suspects or the incidents is asked to contact police at 240-773-5475.


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