January 1, 2016 | Sonya Burke

It’s A Boy! (PHOTOS)

UPDATED A Derwood family is celebrating the New Year with a new addition, and it’s a boy! In fact, he’s the first baby born at Shady Grove Medical Center in 2016. Nathan Luong arrived at 1:31 a.m. on Jan. 1st and weighed in at 8 pounds and 12 ounces. Both mom and baby are resting […]

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October 5, 2015 | Aline Barros

Officer Saves Child’s Life on I-270 (PHOTO)

You may say he was at the right place at the right time. A Montgomery County police officer helped save the life of a 9-month-old girl on Sunday after relatives said the child was unresponsive. Authorities said Officer James Herman was on his way home when he pulled over a vehicle on the on the […]

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September 3, 2015 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Missing Silver Spring Teen and her Baby Found (PHOTOS)

UPDATED, September 3, 11 a.m. – Police report that Ashley and Adrian Lopez have been found. ORIGINAL POST Montgomery County police officers are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Silver Spring teen and her baby boy. Ashley Lopez, age 15, and her seven-month-old son, Adrian Lopez, were last seen on August 30th. […]

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May 8, 2015 | Krista Brick

Montgomery County Police Officer: “I Was Ecstatic Things Worked Out The Way They Did” (VIDEO)

In this raw video, Montgomery County Police Officer David Reed reflects on how he saved the life of an infant girl Thursday night in White Oak.

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May 8, 2015 | Krista Brick

Montgomery County Police Officer Saves Infant in White Oak (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Police Officer David Reed helped to save the life of an infant girl in White Oak on Thursday night. Reed gives the account of the incident at a Montgomery County Police news briefing at the Public Safety Headquarters Friday morning in Gaithersburg. For more on this case, see the MCPD’s website here.

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April 23, 2015 | Krista Brick

Police Deliver Baby in Car This Morning in Silver Spring

A Montgomery County Police officer delivered a baby boy this morning in the parents’ car at Georgia and Dennis avenues. No many details are available yet about the delivery, but police said the baby delivered after midnight, is healthy.   Officer& parents trying to get to hospital-baby couldn’t wait! It’s Bring Your Child To Work […]

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March 26, 2015 | Krista Brick and Sonya Burke

Germantown Mom Gives Birth to Baby Boy on I-270 (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Baby Jacob gives new meaning to rush hour. His mom, Amanda Nelson, gave birth to him along Interstate 270 near Shady Grove Road at 3:50 a.m. today, with the help of her husband, Jon, and a 9-1-1 operator. In the excitement of the early morning delivery, her husband missed the exit to the hospital […]

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October 29, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Baby Girl Born on the Way to the Hospital in Sandy Spring

A pregnant woman on the way to the hospital gave birth to a baby girl on the side of the road in Sandy Spring around 8 a.m. today, according to a fire and rescue official. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the woman’s husband called 9-1-1 to report his wife was having serious contractions […]

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June 6, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Highway Delivery: Baby Born Along Interstate 270 (Photos)

UPDATED Talk about a highway delivery. An Adamstown woman gave birth to a baby boy on southbound Interstate 270, near Middlebrook Road, shortly before 6 a.m. on June 6 in the Germantown area. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer reported on his Twitter account that both mother and baby are doing fine. Piringer said the […]

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February 10, 2013 | Staff Writer

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Teen Charged with Killing His Baby Sister

Montgomery County police are investigating the death of a seven-month-old girl that occurred on Feb. 8 in White Oak and police have charged the baby’s 14-year-old brother with first degree murder. At approximately 6:26 a.m., officers responded to an apartment in the 11600 block of Lockwood Drive to assist fire rescue units for a pediatric injury […]

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