Marlon Alexander

May 21, 2019 | Douglas Tallman

Rapist Gets Life; DNA Tech Helped Track Him Down

A Germantown father of four was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for two rapes of elderly women, the culmination of a case in which investigators used DNA evidence and a genealogical database. Facing 13 counts of sex and burglary charges, Marlon Michael Alexander pleaded guilty in February to one count of first-degree rape and […]

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May 21, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for May 21 in Montgomery County

Happy Tuesday! It’s May 21 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Dedication: There will be a one-year anniversary commemoration of the dedication of the Montgomery County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall at the Memorial Plaza in Rockville at 5 p.m. Sue Moats of Capital Cares Quilts of […]

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September 17, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Judge Denies Bail for Man Accused of Serial Rapes in Germantown

The man accused of a series of rapes between 2007 and 2011 was denied bail during his first appearance in court Monday afternoon. Marlon Alexander, 39, was arrested and charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and burglary in the Germantown area. During his bail review, Montgomery County District Court Judge Rand Gelber said, “Due […]

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September 14, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Police: Family Member’s DNA Used to Crack Cold Case

A Germantown man has been arrested for a series of rapes committed more than 10 years ago after police used DNA from a family member to track down the suspect. Marlon Alexander, 39, was charged in connection with four sexual assault and burglary incidents that happened between 2007 and 2011 in Germantown, according to Montgomery […]

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