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  1. Germantown man charged with human trafficking, prostitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A man from Germantown has been charged with running a human trafficking and prostitution business, according to Montgomery County police. Armand Theinkue Donfack, 35, of the 19900 block of Choctaw Court was charged with two prostitution-related counts and three charges tied to human trafficking.

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  2. Parking space dispute leads to violent baseball bat clobberingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    One driver beaten and bloodied, another facing decades in prison following a road rage meltdown over a coveted parking spot. Around 9 p.m. on Monday, June 22, Montgomery County Police were called to the Lotte Plaza Shopping Center along the 13600 block of Georgia Avenue for a dispute between two motorists.

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  3. New Phone Lines May Cause Disruptions In Independence SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Independence, Kansas residents are advised there may be some downtime for the non-emergency police line from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 25. The city is installing a new phone system that could cause problems during that time. Administrators said residents who need to report a non-emergency situation during that time should call the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office at 620-330-1000. 2 comments

  4. Murder charges for sex offender in case of missing sistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... like. These were wonderful, wonderful, naive, young children," said John McCarthy, state's attorney for Montgomery County, Maryland. At the time of the girls' disappearance, Welch was an 18-year-old carnival worker and drifter who had been spending ...

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  5. Caregiver charged with looting man's Leisure World apartment after he diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | TBD.com

    After months of investigating, Montgomery County Police have charged the man's trusted live-in caregiver, Diane Harris, 45, of Norwich, Conn., in connection with the post death burglary. Montgomery County District Court paperwork states Harris stole hundreds of items from the condo located along the 3500 block of Forest Edge Drive in the gated Leisure World retirement community.

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  6. Police: Construction mogul steals $105,000 excavator from business partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | TBD.com

    A bitter fight between two businessmen ended with a pricey piece of construction equipment taken, and a construction tycoon facing serious prison time. In October, the owner of Aves Construction called Montgomery County Police to report a stolen John Deere excavator, valued at $105,000.

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  7. Mother of Missing Hoggle Children Remains Incompetent to Stand TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | WMAL-AM Washington

    The mother of two missing children from Montgomery County, Catherine Hoggle, was led into Montgomery County District Court in handcuffs Friday and was once again found incompetent to stand trial due to mental illness. Catherine Hoggle faces charges related to the Sept.

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  8. DHS security guard accused of child rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | TBD.com

    A man hired to protect one of the nation's most notable law enforcement agencies is accused of violating two young members of his own family. Montgomery County Police say Gregory Geneus, 30, of Silver Spring, repeatedly raped his 13-year-old stepdaughter for nearly a decade.

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  9. Police: Woman allegedly sexually assaulted in warehouse bathroom by correctional officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    A Montgomery County correctional officer is facing prison time, accused of allegedly sexually assaulting a woman he was told to supervise. According to charging documents filed in Montgomery County District Court, Jereme Simmons, 32, of Laurel, was monitoring a work crew on the afternoon of June 9. The group was assigned to a community service detail at the Department of General Services' warehouse along the 1300 block of Seven Locks Road.

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  10. Boil Water Advisory Rescinded for City of Caney, Montgomery County, KansasRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has rescinded a boil water advisory for the public water supply in the City of Caney located in Montgomery County.

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  11. Police check report of 1 shot fired at Walter Reed hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Police say they are checking on a report of a single shot fired at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington. Montgomery County police spokeswoman Natasha Plotnikov says a 911 caller reported hearing one shot inside Building 1, the original hospital on the campus in Bethesda, before 11 a.m. Monday.

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  12. Police Check Report Of 1 Shot Fired At Walter Reed HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... on a report of a single shot fired at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington. Montgomery County police spokeswoman Natasha Plotnikov says a 911 caller reported hearing one shot inside Building 1, the original hospital on the ...

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  13. Boil Water Advisory Issued for City of Caney, Montgomery County, KansasRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a boil water advisory for the public water supply located in the City of Caney in Montgomery County, Kansas.

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  14. Former Kansas county conservation director charged with fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    The U.S. Attorney's Office for Kansas says 29-year-old Danielle R. Passauer, of Neodesha, is charged with one count of wire fraud and one count of bank fraud. The attorney's office says Passauer, former director of the Montgomery County Conservation District, is accused of authorizing about $27,000 in checks to be paid to her in excess of her salary and about $23,000 in credit card transfers to pay for unauthorized expenditures.

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  15. Former Montgomery County official charged with wire and bank fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    The former director of the Montgomery County Conservation District was charged Monday with one count of wire fraud and one count of bank fraud, according to U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom. Danielle R. Passaur, 29, of Neodesha, is suspected of authorizing more than $27,600 in checks to be paid to her salary as well as $23,694 in an electronic transfer to Visa to pay for personal, unauthorized expenditures, according to a news release issued Monday by Grissom's office.

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  16. Former Kansas county conservation director chargedRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | KHGI

    The U.S. Attorney's Office for Kansas says 29-year-old Danielle R. Passauer, of Neodesha, is charged with one count of wire fraud and one count of bank fraud. The attorney's office says Passauer, former director of the Montgomery County Conservation District, is accused of authorizing about $27,000 in checks to be paid to her in excess of her salary and about $23,000 in credit card transfers to pay for unauthorized expenditures.

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  17. Elderly woman dies from alleged abuse by her sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... a completely numb person to not understand that is not a good situation." During a preliminary hearing in Montgomery County District Court, Kirkland highlighted his many accolades: four years in the military (honorably discharged in 1981), ...

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  18. Spelling counts: Errors on signs cost county $4,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... on signage posted around the local community: the word "commissioners" with only one "m" on 26 signs. Montgomery County officials say it will take about 10 days and $4,000 to correct the error with adhesive labels. The 6-foot-tall signs bear the ...

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  19. Elderly Bethesda woman dies from alleged abuse by her sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... a completely numb person to not understand that is not a good situation." During a preliminary hearing in Montgomery County District Court, Kirkland highlighted his many accolades: four years in the military (honorably discharged in 1981), ...

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  20. Range Rover car salesman accused of international fraud and forgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | TBD.com

    ... along the 11600 block of Old Georgetown Road in North Bethesda. According to charging documents filed in Montgomery County District Court, Armstrong shelled-out $75,000 for the high-end SUV. He then had it shipped more than 7,000 miles from his ...

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