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  1. Man charged in Lorton double-homicide case newRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 21-year-old Lorton, Virginia, man is facing charges for his role in a drug-related double homicide last week, where two men were found dead in a car. Fairfax County police arrested 21-year-old Kelsey Jordan McCrimmon Monday and on Tuesday charged him in the July 26 murders of Gregory Dennis, 19, and Ryan Cross, 20 - both of Dumfries, Virginia.

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  2. Prince William Co. police arrest napping baby sitter in child neglect case newRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Police have arrested a baby sitter who fell asleep on the job , allowing the children in her charge to wander outside, and then fled from police. Prince William County police arrested 20-year-old Amanda Sue Allen on Thursday after police says she neglected a 2-year-old and 11-month-old earlier this week.

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  3. Prince William Co. police catch baby sitter asleep on the job newRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    On Saturday, neighbors in the 3500 block of Briarwood Drive in Dumfries saw a little boy unattended and called police. "They actually observed a 2-year-old boy, outside, playing in the parking lot area," said Officer Nathan Probus of the Prince William County police.

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  4. new Delaying closure: Virginiaa s controversial coal ash pondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Virginia lawmakers have put the brakes on Dominion Virginia Power shutting down controversial coal ash ponds around the state until at least May 2018. Before wrapping up this year's legislative session, lawmakers passed a bill that had been amended by the governor dealing with coal ash, a waste material from burning coal to generate power.

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  5. new 2 sets of human remains found in Fairfax Co. park after searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Police in Fairfax County say they have found two sets of human remains in Holmes Run Park after a tip to authorities sparked a two-day search of the area. Homicide detectives, cadaver-sniffing dogs and a search-and-rescue team began combing through the sprawling park, south of Bailey's Crossroads in Lincolnia, Virginia, on Wednesday after police received what they called a credible tip.

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  6. Search for human remains resumes in Va. parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Search teams led by the Fairfax County police planned to continue combing through a park Thursday morning looking for human remains after a search on Wednesday came up empty. "Acting on information recently received, detectives are searching for human remains," police said in a statement.

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  7. new Missing Gaithersburg woman found safe, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The woman who went missing Saturday night after leaving her shift at a Gaithersburg Chinese restaurant has been located safe and unharmed in Montgomery Village, police said Tuesday. Angelica Ivania Barahona-Rivas, 18, of Gaithersburg, was located by Montgomery County police Tuesday morning.

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  8. new Endangered missing Va. teen is in need of medicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 15-year-old girl has been missing from Dumfries, Virginia, since Friday, police said, and she is in need of medication that she doesn't have for a serious medical condition. Makayla Mattei left her home voluntarily in the 2800 block of Banks Court in Dumfries just before 7 a.m. on Feb. 17, according to Prince William County police .

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  9. new Officials: Body found along Potomac ruled as homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Prince William County detectives classified a man's death as a homicide late Friday, in what officials say is the county's first homicide of 2017. Police found a man's body along the Potomac River in the 1500 block of Cherry Hill Road in Dumfries on Thursday.

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  10. Additional ground-water testing ordered at Va. power stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    State regulators have ordered an expansion of ground-water testing at the Possum Point Power Station in Dumfries, Virginia, to make sure the well water of neighbors isn't being contaminated. "The data we have right now shows some groundwater contamination on the site, we don't have any information of contamination off the site," said Bill Hayden, spokesman for the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.

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