July 19, 2021 | Joshua Casazza

Local Parks Host Return of ‘Movies in the Parks’

“Movies in the Parks” makes a comeback this summer.  Here’s the schedule: “Remember the Titans” – Jesup Blair Local Park, July 23, at 8 p.m. on the sports field behind the historic building “Coco” – South Germantown Recreational Park, Aug. 27, at 7:15 p.m. on the lawn next to the Adventure playground “Enchanted” – Fairland […]

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July 12, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Silver Spring Man Killed in Collision in Fairland, Police Say 

A Silver Spring man was killed in a collision early Monday in the Fairland area, the Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) said.  Edwin Marcial Bonilla Sanchez, 40, was pronounced deceased at the scene, police said. Police responded at 1:46 a.m. According to MCPD, a 2007 Honda Accord and 2004 Chevrolet Express work van were both […]

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April 5, 2021 | Andrea Sarralde

Policía Investiga Colisión Fatal en Fairland, la Víctima es Hispano

Los detectives del Departamento de Policía del Condado de Montgomery están investigando una colisión fatal, en donde un solo vehículo está involucrado, y que ocurrió en Fairland el sábado por la tarde. Los equipos de emergencia respondieron a la colisión en Greencastle Road en Pitcairn Place alrededor de las 5:45 pm. Durante una investigación preliminar, […]

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April 5, 2021 | Staff Writer

Police Investigating Single-Vehicle Fatal Collision in Fairland

Detectives with the Montgomery County Police Department are investigating a single-vehicle fatal collision that happened in Fairland on Saturday afternoon. Emergency crews responded to the collision on Greencastle Road at Pitcairn Place shortly around 5:45 pm. During a preliminary investigation, detectives determined that a 2016 Chrysler 200 was traveling east on Greencastle Road near Pitcairn […]

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November 9, 2020 | Staff Writer

Police Investigating Fatal Collision in Fairland

Detectives with the Montgomery County Police Department are investigating a fatal collision in Fairland that happened early Sunday morning. MCPD Officers and Fire & Rescue personnel responded to Old Columbia Pike near Ruxton Road shortly before 4:30 a.m. An investigation determined that a Ford pickup truck was traveling south on Old Columbia Pike approaching Ruxton […]

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October 28, 2020 | Brendan Hartlove

Suspect Arrested for Possession of Handgun, Drug Offenses in Fairland Area

Montgomery County police have arrested a suspect for possession of a handgun and drug offenses during a traffic stop in the Fairland Area of Silver Spring, according to authorities. Police arrested and charged Jefferson Ayala-Castillo, 21, of Columbia, Md., with criminal offenses that include possession of a handgun, possession of a handgun by a prohibited […]

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October 19, 2020 | Brendan Hartlove

MCPD Investigates Home Invasion Robbery in Fairland

The Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) is investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred on Sept. 30, according to a press release. At approximately 11:20 p.m., MCPD officers responded to a report of a home invasion on Turbridge Drive. Investigators determined that two masked suspects entered the home by cutting the window screen in the […]

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September 3, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Two Senior Citizens Robbed; Police Searching for Three Suspects

Montgomery County Police are searching for three suspects after a 70-year-old male and a 65-year-old female were robbed outside a home in Fairland on Friday. Investigators believe that the victims were specifically targeted. On August 28, shortly after 6:00 a.m., officers responded to the report of a robbery at Alpenhorn Way. The detectives’ investigation determined that […]

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August 17, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

MCPD Continues to Investigate 2019 Homicide of Fairland Teen

18-year-old Damion Callery Jr. was shot and killed outside of his Fairland area home exactly one year ago. Although detectives with Montgomery County Police have received multiple tips during the investigation, no suspects have been identified. On Saturday, August 17, 2019, officers responded to the 14100 block of Angelton Terrace shortly before 4:00 a.m. after […]

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June 2, 2020 | Staff Writer

UPDATE: Fairland Area Teen Found Safe, Unharmed

Update (June 2): Montgomery County Police Department say Iyahna Shamael Johnson was located safe and unharmed. Original Post (May 21): Detectives from the Montgomery County police Special Victims Investigations Division are asking the public for help in locating a missing teenager from the Fairland area. Iyahna Shamael Johnson, 17, lives on Old Columbia Pike. She was […]

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