Robert Paris charged with murder of woman changing tire

Police charged a man with murder last Tuesday after he struck and killed a woman with his pick-up truck. The driver, 52-year-old Robert Paris, was drunk at the time of the accident, police told WUSA9. According to police, Tomika Early, 32 of Suitland, Maryland, was killed while changing her car’s tire on the side of the road at […]

Arrest made in murder of Thomas Harris

A suspect has been charged in the death of a Virginia man who died earlier this month. Kenneth Garner, 24, was arrested last Wednesday and charged with first degree felony murder in the death of Thomas Harris, 54, of Alexandria. According to MPD press releases, Harris died the day after he was found suffering from severe […]

Report: Accidental shooting led teen to burn friend’s body in trash

The teenager accused in the shooting death of his friend told police it was an accident, according to a report from WUSA9, citing court documents. According to the documents, Zaccheus Blanding, 19, says he accidentally shot his friend Heineken McNeil, while Blanding was playing with the gun and thought the safety was on. Firefighters found […]

Jamil Betts charged with murder of Andre McConnell

Ten weeks after Andre Antwon McConnell was shot and killed, his murderer was arrested. McConnell, 26, was shot on April 27 at the 3100 block of Buena Vista Terrace, SE along with another adult male. Both victims were taken to the hospital where McConnell later died. On Thursday, Police arrested Jamil Betts, 24, with second-degree murder while […]