Saturday Mar 8
The Washington Post
D.C. firefighter charged in prescription drug case
A D.C. fire lieutenant was arrested Thursday after authorities say he tried to fill a forged prescription at a Southern Maryland pharmacy - another black eye for the department that is facing widespread criticism and internal tensions.
Man escapes from St. Mary's County detention center
St. Mary's County Criminal Investigations Division officials say they are looking for an escapee from the St. Mary's County Detention Center -- The St. Mary's County Criminal Investigations Division officials say they are looking for an escapee from the St. Mary's County Detention Center on Tuesday.
Md. man charged for domestic violence
Hollywood, Md. -- A 30-year-old Md. man was charged Friday with witness intimidation and obstruction of justice for a domestic violence incident that happened back in December.
The Baltimore Sun
We were all connected on some level to the tragic events at the Columbia mall [Column]
You get a call from someplace else, and the caller asks what on earth is happening in your town? And you answer, what? Don't you know that somebody at your mall is shooting up the place? the caller asks.
Water Utility Stealing Couple's Home
As of this week, the Maryland home of Combs Toney is still scheduled to be sold at tax sale in March to cover unpaid bills that are due to the St. Mary's County Metropolitan Commission, though the 88-year-old Hollywood resident has never used MetCom's services.