GPS ankle bracelet places murder suspects at scene

Police this week charged a man with murder after his GPS ankle bracelet from a previous crime placed him within feet of a shooting that left Orlando Silver III dead. Cinquan Cartledge is the second man to be charged with Silver’s death. Police immediately apprehended Marquette Tibbs and charged him with Silver’s murder after he […]

Parents of six-week-old infant charged with her murder

A six-week old baby whose parents were arrested and charged with her murder this week died from starvation, documents show. Police initially responded to the home of Trishelle Jabore and Jay Crowder on Christmas 2016 after a 911 call that their infant daughter, Trinity Jabore, was unresponsive. Trinity was taken to the hospital and pronounced […]

Two murder cases against Maurice Bellamy set for 2018 trial

The man accused of the murder of a teen on his way to get a haircut and an off-duty secret service officer had trial dates set for next year for the unrelated cases. Maurice Bellamy is being held without bail in two separate murder cases. A trial was scheduled for next February for Bellamy’s alleged […]

Cinquan Cartledge ordered held without bail

The second man charged with the death of Orlando Silver III was ordered held without bail as the case against him continues. Cinquan Cartledge was charged with second-degree murder for Silver’s murder. Marquette Tibbs, Cartledge’s co-defendant is also being held without bail. Cartledge is due to appear in court on May 19.

Man charged with murder of Marcus Manor pleads not guilty

The man charged with the murder of Marcus Manor pleaded not guilty to three charges surrounding the case in D.C. Superior Court on Tuesday. Demetrius Brandon and Kevin Chase were indicted by a grand jury on May 3. Chase was previously arrested in the case and has been held without bond. Brandon was arrested Monday and indicted on […]

25-year-old man killed Tuesday afternoon

Police have confirmed a shooting yesterday in Southwest has resulted in the death of a 25-year-old man. Police responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Irvington St., SW Tuesday afternoon. There they found Damonta Thompson suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Thompson was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries. […]

Cinquan Cartledge charged in November 2016 murder

Police on Monday charged Cinquan Cartledge with Orlando Donald Silver III’s murder last November. Cartledge is the second man to be charged in this case. On the day of Silver’s shooting, police arrested and charged Marquette Tibbs. Tibbs is still being held without bail as he awaits the results of a grand jury investigation. Cartledge […]