Daily Archives: January 6, 2015

Two hit by trains that jumped off the tracks and chased them through towns; one dead man identified as William Alexander Buendia Rodriguez

GERMANTOWN, MD. — Someone should tell their children not to play on the railroad tracks, or as in the case of one silly reporter with NBC 4 in Washington wondered, perhaps fences need to be erected along the tracks to keep people from wandering in front of trains. Of course, to protect the terminally stupid, the government could build fences along all rivers, streams, highways and rooftops.

Murder USA: lawyers, funeral homes and florists business forecast for 2015 is booming as bodies drop every day in region with Baltimore the bloodiest

The Murder of Stefon Powell

COLLEGE PARK, MD. —- The Prince Georges County Police scoured the College Park neighborhood where a man was shot dead in a parking garage.

On January 1, 2015, patrol officers were called to the 9600 block of Milestone Way for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found 22-year-old Stefon Darnnell Powell in a parking garage suffering from gunshot wounds

Dover Police Beat: News travels fast when thrown at gunmen in stickup of donut shop

New Castle, Del. – The news travels fast when thrown at gunmen trying to stick up a donut shop. Especially fast, when the clerk instead of forking over money from the cash register instead throws newspapers at the crooks. Too bad he didn’t wallop them with some of those raspberry filled donuts or those solid wheat types with a little more weight behind them.

Two former Sheriffs of St. Mary’s County have died in recent weeks

LEONARDTOWN, MD. – There are now two less St. Mary’s County Maryland Sheriff’s walking the earth.

Sheriff Wayne L. Pettit, who defeated incumbent Sheriff Joe Lee Somerville in the Democratic Primary in 1982 and won reelection twice more in 1986 and 1990 died on Nov. 21, 2014 and Sheriff Ben Burroughs who was elected in 1966 and served one term before being defeated by the late Sheriff Larry Williams in the Democratic Primary in 1970, died on Jan. 2, 2015.