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  1. New York Times will add editor's note to story that omitted record of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of troubles. a Drew an anonymous complaint in March 1999 from another officer after an incident in which a Capitol Heights man alleged that Finn "shoved his head against a patrol car." The anonymous tipster said that Finn "has two speeds: start and ...

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  2. Boxing's Russell family may have saved the best Gary for lastRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Boxer Gary Antuanne Russell of Capitol Heights is the family's last hope for Olympic glory - and maybe its best. Boxer Gary Antuanne Russell of Capitol Heights is the family's last hope for Olympic glory - and maybe its best.

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  3. Suspect involved in fatal shooting, car theft of DC man arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Police have arrested Demarko Wheeler, 20, in connection to the death of Alonzo Jackson, the Southeast D.C. man who was shot Wednesday morning at a gas station in Capitol Heights, Maryland. Jackson, 68, had just filled up his car with gas when he was shot at about 7 a.m. The killer then took off in his car.

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  4. Suspect is arrested in killing of Alonzo Jackson, 68, shot while pumping gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    A man has been arrested in the killing of Alonzo Jackson, who was shot to death while pumping gas last week, Prince George's County police said Sunday A evening. Jackson, 68, a retired Safeway employee, was shot Wednesday at a gas station in Capitol Heights.

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  5. Car stolen from 68-year-old man slain after pumping gas found burned in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    The Dodge Charger stolen from a 68-year-old man who was slain after pumping gas in Capitol Heights was found burned and abandoned, but police are still hunting for the shooter suspected of taking the vehicle. Alonzo Jackson was fatally shot Wednesday morning at a gas station in the 4900 block of Marlboro Pike before someone got in his car and sped off, according to Prince George's County police.

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  6. Two men shot in separate attacks in Northeast, Southeast WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... l and window. Police said the wounded driver sped off, followed by the car with the gunman, but lost them in Capitol Heights, just over the District border in Maryland. The man then drove back to the District to his house and called police.

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  7. Grandfather Slain in Carjacking at Md. Gas StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NBC Washington

    The 68-year-old victim was filling his car with gas Wednesday morning in Capitol Heights, Maryland, when he was shot. Jackson retired after working at Safeway for 30 years and is survived by a wife, three grown sons and grandchildren.

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  8. Police identify 17-year-old pedestrian who was fatally struck by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Washington Post

    Authorities have identified a 17-year-old Capitol Heights teen as the pedestrian who was fatally struck by a car Wednesday evening just feet away from a Metro station. Prince George's County police said Daiq'uan Fox was hit by car while standing on a raised median along the 6400 block of Central Avenue.

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  9. Man fatally shot, car stolen after pumping gas at a station in Capitol HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Washington Post

    A man was fatally shot and his car stolen at a Capitol Heights gas station Wednesday morning, Prince George's County police said. Authorities are still searching for the person who killed Alonzo Jackson, 68, and they released surveillance video, hoping the community will call in with information that will lead to an arrest.

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  10. Local roundup: Pedestrian dies after being struck near Maryland Metro stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    A pedestrian died Wednesday evening after he was struck by a vehicle just feet from the Addison Road-Seat Pleasant Metro station, a Prince George's County fire spokesman said. Mark Brady, a spokesman for the department, said the man was struck about 4:30 p.m. in the area of Central Avenue and Soper Lane in the Capitol Heights area.

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  11. A protest, bus detours and a traffic nightmare on Massachusetts Ave NE for evening commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... resume the normal route, Metro spokesman Richard Jordan said. 96,D6,X8: Due to protester activity, buses to Capitol Heights/Carver Ter detour at Mass & E NW to resume route onConstitution & Maryland NE. 96,D6,X8: Due to protester activity, buses to ...

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  12. Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle near Addison Road-Seat Pleasant Metro stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    A pedestrian died Wednesday evening after he was struck by a vehicle just feet from the Addison Road-Seat Pleasant Metro station, a Prince George's County fire spokesman said. Mark Brady, a spokesman for the department, said the man was struck around 4:30 p.m. in the area of Central Avenue and Soper Lane in the Capitol Heights area.

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  13. Rutgers center Derrick Nelson nominated for AFCA Good Works TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and maintain a strong academic standing. To that end, Nelson is a worthy selection. A fifth-year senior from Capitol Heights, Md., Nelson has been involved in several charitable causes, including: The 25-person Good Works Team will be comprised of ...

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  14. Starsha M. Sewell v. Thomas Dore, Et Al, Substitute TrusteesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily Record

    Real property law -- Foreclosure sale -- Motion to revise judgment The appellant in this case, Starsha M. Sewell, asserts that her home was wrongfully foreclosed upon and sold by the appellees, Thomas Dore, et. al., the substitute trustees under a deed of trust for real property located in Capitol Heights, Prince George's County.

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  15. New Lane Bryant store coming to Capitol HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Daily Record

    New Jersey-based Ascena Retail Group Inc. plans to open a new Lane Bryant store in Capitol Heights this week. The new plus-size clothing and lingerie store, in the Ritchie Station Marketplace, will hold a grand opening event, with gift card giveaways and other offers, from Friday to Sunday.

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  16. Rampant Fraud Means Even Gov't Contractors Can Illegally Send Kids To DC SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Daily Caller

    ... Academy Public Charter school in the afternoon. Walton and her daughter were then followed to a town home in Capitol Heights, Md. TheDCNF observed Walton taking her daughter and a second unidentified child from the Maryland town home to the D.C. ...

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  17. Md. police credit community tips in arrest of man in triple homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Prince George's County police are crediting tips from the community that led to the arrest of a suspect in a shooting that left three people dead and two others wounded in Forestville, Maryland. Police say 24-year-old Lawrence Sylvester Rogers Jr., of Capitol Heights, has been charged with fatally shooting 50-year-old Carlina Renee Gray, 55-year-old Jan Marie Parks and 60-year-old Allen Rowlett.

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  18. Man arrested in fatal shooting of 3 in suburban DC homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | White Lake Beacon

    Prince George's County Police said in a news release that 24-year-old Lawrence Sylvester Rogers Jr. of Capitol Heights, Maryland, was arrested Wednesday night in Washington. He's charged with three counts each of first- and second-degree murder.

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  19. Vet Becomes Homeowner After Decades on StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | NBC Washington

    ... Jiggetts qualified for a loan from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and bought his first house in Capitol Heights, Maryland. He also got married. "Some days I just sit here, I go downstairs and cry at how good God had done for me - where he ...

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  20. Prince George's County police arrest suspect in triple killing in ForestvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Washington Post

    Police in Prince George's County have arrested a suspect in Friday night's shootings inside a home in Forestville in which three people were killed and two others were wounded, a department spokesman confirmed. The suspect was identified as Lawrence Sylvester Rogers Jr., 24, of Capitol Heights, Md.

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