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November 6, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Man Charged with Stabbing Two People at 7-Eleven in Silver Spring

A Washington, D.C. man has been charged with two counts of attempted second-degree murder after police say he stabbed two people in Silver Spring. According to the Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD), detectives determined that on Monday night, Wayne Riley, 55, was trying to get into a storage area holding cigarettes at the 7-Eleven at […]

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August 26, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Takoma Park Woman Charged With Attempted Murder

A 26-year-old Takoma Park resident was arrested and charged with attempted murder in connection with a stabbing incident earlier this month. Jasmine Rashawn Ward was charged with attempted first-degree murder. Takoma Park Police responded to the 8600 block of Carroll Avenue on Aug. 13 at 11:50 p.m. following the report of a stabbing that had […]

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February 17, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Daughter of Former U.S. Diplomat Charged with Murder in Rockville

The daughter of a former United States diplomat has been charged with first-degree murder after a reported stabbing in Rockville, according to the Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD).  Sophia Negroponte, 27, of Washington, D.C. was arrested for the death of Yousuf Rasmussen, 24, of Bethesda at the scene of the crime.  On Feb. 13 around […]

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February 14, 2020 | Ryan Donovan

Suspect in Custody After Fatal Stabbing in Rockville

Montgomery County Police Department has a suspect in custody after the fatal stabbing that occurred on Thursday. The police department received a call regarding a disturbance on the 400 block of W. Montgomery Avenue at 11:16 pm on Thursday. The victim, an adult male, succumbed to his injuries in a hospital. The suspect in custody […]

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January 10, 2020 | Suzanne Pollak

Eighth Grader Charged in Newport Mill Middle School Stabbing

An eighth grade Montgomery County Public Schools student was charged in juvenile court with first degree assault following a Jan. 7th stabbing incident at Newport Mill Middle School in North Kensington. The 12-year-old was released to his parents, according to Montgomery County Police spokesperson Rebecca Innocenti. Because both the suspect and victim are juveniles, police […]

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December 2, 2019 | Jordan Lindsay

Employee Stabs Owner at Silver Spring Restaurant

Montgomery County Police say a man is facing charges for first degree assault, as well as first-and second-degree attempted murder, for a stabbing that happened around 8:30 p.m. Sunday at the Red Maple Asian Cuisine and Bar on Colesville Road in Silver Spring. Police say an employee assaulted the owner of the restaurant and was […]

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June 3, 2019 | Ben Palmer

Police Seek Help Identifying Silver Spring Stabbing Suspects

Montgomery County police detectives have released a photo calling for the public to help identify two men in connection with the stabbing of a 34-year-old man on May 8. The stabbing occurred on Bonifant Street in downtown Silver Spring. Detectives reported that the victim and the first man were involved in an altercation at around […]

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December 12, 2018 | Staff Writer

Man Stabbed at Westfield Shopping Center in Wheaton

A man was stabbed at the Westfield Shopping Center in Wheaton on Tuesday, a Montgomery County police statement said. Officers, responding to the 5 p.m. attack, found the man, who was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police said he is expected to survive. Police do not believe the attack was random. Detectives […]

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July 18, 2018 | Staff Writer

Man Arrested for Silver Spring Stabbing

A 24-year-old man was stabbed in the chest Tuesday in downtown Silver Spring, and Montgomery County police have arrested another man for the crime. Jonathan (Jo’Nathan) S. Worth, 24, from the 8100 block of Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring, faces several charges in connection with the attack, police said. About 5:30 p.m. Silver Spring police […]

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July 11, 2018 | Staff Writer

Gaithersburg Man Charged in Stabbing

Update, Thursday: A Montgomery County judge ordered Dwight Perry held without bail. Ramon Korionoff, a spokesman for Montgomery County State’s Attorney John McCarthy, describes the proceedings: Original post: A 35-year-old Gaithersburg man has been charged after a domestic-related stabbing, police said. Dwight Perry of the 700 block of West Side Drive is the biological father […]

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