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6 arrested for murder of 54-year-old in Suitland


SUITLAND, Md. (WUSA9) -- Prince George's County police have arrested six suspects in connection to Tuesday's murder of a 54-year-old man in Suitland.

Preliminary investigation reveals an argument between the victim and suspects escalated to the fatal stabbing, police say. Patrol officers and homicide detectives arrested all six suspects within 8 hours of the crime.

The suspects are identified by police as:

Police investigating early morning homicide in Suitland


SUITLAND, Md. (WUSA9) -- Prince George's County police are investigating an early-morning homicide in Suitland.

Officials were called to the 4600 block of Huron Avenue at 1:45 a.m. where they found an adult male suffering from trauma to the body, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Additionally, police are investigating the area of Homer Avenue and the intersection of Swann Road and Silver Hill Road for incidents that are connected to the homicide, WUSA9's Nikki Burdine reports.

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4 injured in accident on I-495 near Bethesda

4 injured in accident on I-495 near Bethesda


BETHESDA, Md. (WUSA 9) -- Two Metrobus passengers are claiming injuries after the bus was involved in an accident on the Beltway Friday afternoon.

Authorities say that the Metrobus was involved in an accident with a passenger vehicle near the Old Georgetown Road exit on I-495.

Authorities report that two of the passengers in the involved vehicle are also claiming injuries.


FOUND: 10-year-old from Suitland


SUITLAND, Md. (WUSA9) -- Prince George's County Police say 10-year-old David Kroll of Suitland, Maryland has been found and returned home in good health.

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Prince George's County police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 10-year-old boy.

Police say David Kroll was last seen in the 4400 block of Arnold Road in Suitland on July 14, at 6 pm.

Kroll is described as a black male, 4'5" and 100 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt, blue shorts, black sneakers with lime laces.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's Regional Investigation Division – Central Region at (301) 352-1200.


FREE CUPCAKES AT OCCASIONALLY CAKE on SUN. JULY 20; DONATES 50% to METROPOLITAN SCHOOL of the ARTS

FREE CUPCAKES AT OCCASIONALLY CAKE on SUN. JULY 20;  DONATES 50% to METROPOLITAN SCHOOL of the ARTS

 

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The free cupcakes will be available in Chocolate Marshmallow, Red Velvet, Snickerdoodle, Funfetti and Strawberry Key Lime flavors with other flavors available for purchase. A variety of other flavors will be available for purchase.  Occasionally Cake will offer an anniversary special of four cupcakes for $8.

MISSING: 85-year-old Pr. George's man


SUITLAND, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police said Friday night, a missing 85-year-old man from Suitland has been located and is safe.

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Prince George's County police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 85-year-old man.

James Francis Green was last seen in the 6000 block of Maria Avenue in Suitland, Md. at 1 p.m. Thursday, police say. Green suffers from Alzheimer's and may be in need of medication.

Green is described as a black male, 5'3" and 170 pounds with gray hair. He wears glasses and was last seen wearing a white polo shirt and blue jeans. Green may be driving a gray 2004 Honda Element with MD tag 395M826.

Officers in Suitland police-involved shooting ID'd


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SUITLAND, Md. (WUSA9) -- A man holding a pellet gun that looked like an assault rifle was shot and killed by police Friday morning.

Julie Parker, Director of Media Relations for the Prince George's County Police Department, confirms two veteran officers responded to a call for a dispute in the 3300 block of Curtis Drive near Overlook Elementary School around 2:15 Friday morning.

Once on scene the officers encountered two men outside an apartment building. One of the men appeared to be armed with an assault rifle.