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National Weather Service Issues Flood Watch for MoCo

Wet weather is moving into our area later today and tomorrow. In fact, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a flood watch for Montgomery County from 7 p.m. this evening through Monday morning. According to the NWS advisory, heavy rain will move into the area tonight and tomorrow morning. Rainfall totals are expected around […]

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Police Using Sonar in Hoggle Search (VIDEO)

Montgomery Police Officer Jason Huggins talks to MyMCMedia about a new tool being used in the search for the missing Hoggle children. Related:

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Searchers Scour Upper MoCo for Missing Hoggle Children (PHOTOS)

Law enforcement search teams and professional search volunteers spent much of Sunday searching for the missing Hoggle children. Dozens of searchers used ATVs, boats, dogs and horses to comb areas of upper Montgomery County looking for Sarah, 4 and Jacob 2, last seen in early September. Their mother, Catherine Hoggle is a patient at the […]

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Police Briefing on Search for Missing Hoggle Children (VIDEO)

Mongomery County Police Spokesperson Nicole Gamard briefs reporters about the massive search for the missing Hoggle children today in Montgomery County. Watch the briefing here:

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Firefighters Rescue Dog in Silver Spring (PHOTOS)

UPDATED April 19 It took over seven hours but Montgomery County firefighters have successfully rescued a small dog from a a six-inch pipe  that was buried about 12′ below ground, according to a Montgomery County fire official. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the call for help came in from the Pomeranian’s owner around 6:30 p.m. […]

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Police Plan Search for Hoggle Children Sunday

Montgomery County Police announced Friday they are planning a search on Sunday for the missing Hoggle children in multiple spots throughout Montgomery County. Police said the planned search is “is not based on any new investigative leads but is part of the continued efforts of the Department to locate the Hoggle children,” according to a […]

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Police Need Your Help to Find Missing Germantown Teen (PHOTO)

Montgomery County police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Germantown teen. Police said Mervin Rivas-Chang, age 16, of the 13000 block of Millhaven Place in Germantown, was last seen at 6:45 a.m. on April 16th when he was dropped off at a school in Germantown. Mervin is described by police as […]

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Gaithersburg Teen Charged With Shaare Torah Vandalism Regrets His Actions (VIDEO)

It was an emotional interview for Sebastian Espinoza-Carranza at his home in Gaithersburg. The teen was arrested and charged with vandalizing a Gaithersburg synagogue. The 18-year-old teen says he is not a racist person and that he is really sorry. The congregation’s surveillance video helped lead police to Spinoza-Carranza. It shows him allegedly spray painting swastikas, […]

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County Fire Department Fighting Fires Beyond U.S. Border (PHOTO)

Montgomery County Fire Department is donating personal protective gear to the African Fire Mission- a nonprofit organization that helps fire services in Africa. A shipment containing helmets, coats, gloves, boots and more will be delivered to Zambia. “For decades, we’ve been donating surplus gear overseas. … It’s gear that is no longer available for us to use. […]

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Bethesda Karate Instructor Charged with Child Porn

Police have issued a warrant for a karate instructor from Bethesda charged with possessing child pornography who allegedly fled the country. The warrant is for Alexander Soumbadze, 26 of Bethesda, charging him with eight counts of possession of child pornography. During this investigation, detectives say they have uncovered evidence that Soumbadze also had inappropriate contact […]

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