December 2, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

County Department of Health to Distribute COVID-19 Kits to Hard-Hit Neighborhoods

Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) announced it is delivering nearly 4,000 coronavirus emergency kits to neighborhoods that have been disproportionately affected by the spread of COVID-19. DHHS said in a statement that the following three zip codes are heavily affected: 20902, the Wheaton-Glenmont area, which, over the past 14 days, has […]

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November 23, 2020 | Staff Writer

Man Killed After Single-Vehicle Crash in Layhill Area

A man died after a single-vehicle crash in the Layhill area on Sunday morning, according to Montgomery County police. An investigation revealed that 23-year-old Stefano Jorge Fernandes of Rockville was driving west on Norbeck Road near Whitehaven Road shortly after 1:00 a.m. when his vehicle left the roadway and struck several trees. Authorities say Fernandes […]

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March 4, 2020 | Grace Mottley

Layhill Collision Becomes Fatal

The collision that took place on Layhill Road on March 1 has become fatal, according to Montgomery County Department of Police. On Sunday, A 2016 Nissan Altima was driving northbound on Layhill Road and a 2015 Nissan Altima was driving westbound on Norbeck Road, approaching Layhill Road. The Nissans then collided in the intersection for […]

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July 30, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

Adolescente Latina de Layhill Desaparecida

La Policía del Condado de Montgomery solicita ayuda para dar con el paradero de una joven latina de Layhill desaparecida. Adriana García, de 15 años,  fue vista por última vez por su familia alrededor de las 7 p.m. del lunes cuando salió de su casa a pie, dijo la policía. García tiene 5 pies 4 […]

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July 30, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

Police Seek Help in Finding Missing Layhill Teen

Montgomery County police are asking the public to help find a missing Layhill teenager. Adriana Garcia, 15, of Coachlamp Court, was last seen by family about 7 p.m. Monday when she left her home on foot, police said. Garcia is described as 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing 130 pounds. She has brown eyes […]

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September 5, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Investigating Burglary at Home Under Construction

Montgomery County police are investigating a recent burglary that occurred at a home under construction in the Layhill area, and detectives are releasing surveillance photos of one of the men in hopes a member of the public can identify him. About 12:30 p.m. June 29, a white, Chevrolet van backed into the driveway at the […]

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July 19, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Police Think Pair of Attempted Burglaries Are Linked

Montgomery County police believe two residential burglaries — one in North Bethesda and one in Layhill — were committed by the same people. Police have released surveillance video of a woman believed to be involved in hopes the public can help identify her. Bethesda District officers were called to the 11900 block of Hunters Lane […]

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August 5, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 5, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Aug. 5, in Montgomery County: 1. Montgomery County police officers are investigating a fatal hit and run collision that occurred last night in Aspen Hill. 2. A Silver Spring bus stop is in the running for the “sorriest bus stop in America.” 3. A Rockville-based company, Genovation […]

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March 28, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Fire and Rescue Transport Family of Seven for Carbon Monoxide Exposure in Layhill Area

Montgomery County fire and rescue crews transported a family of seven from their Layhill area home, at 12 Wimbledon Court, early Monday morning after they were exposed to carbon monoxide. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said firefighters detected high levels of carbon monoxide in the home. The family was using a charcoal grill to heat […]

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December 24, 2014 | Krista Brick

Three Arrested for Layhill Homicide

Two woman and one man are under arrest in the death of a man in the Layhill section of Silver Spring, according to a tweet from Montgomery County Police. Latoya Renell Morgan 33, Samantha Carol Parker 26, and Dion Ramon Sobotker, 32, are being charged with first-degree murder and robbery in the death of Jonathan Edward […]

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