attempted rape

August 20, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Silver Spring Man Arrested for Rape and Attempted Murder

Montgomery County police have arrested and charged a Silver Spring man with rape and attempted murder. According to police, 26-year-old Kevin Mendoza allegedly raped a woman outside an apartment building in the 8500 block of 16th Street in Silver Spring on Friday at approximately 11:55 p.m. The victim was carrying items from her car to […]

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April 12, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Say North Bethesda Man Charged With Rape May Have More Victims

A North Bethesda man has been charged with multiple sex offenses for incidents that police say occurred in October 2017 and January 2019. Austin Blaine Vann of North Bethesda, 29, allegedly committed sexual offenses against two women that police are aware of. Vann met the first woman in July 2017 at a party, police say. […]

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December 10, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Gaithersburg Man Arrested for Attempted Rape in Derwood

Police have arrested and charged a 24-year-old Gaithersburg man for attempted second-degree rape. According to police, the incident occurred on Friday, Nov. 30. in a Derwood apartment complex located at 8010 Gramercy Blvd. At the time, police say, a woman was working as an apartment cleaner. Police say the man approached the woman and told […]

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April 20, 2018 | Staff Writer

Man Arrested for Attempted Rape in Silver Spring

A 19-year-old has been arrested in connection with the rape of a 17-year-old Thursday in Silver Spring, according Montgomery County police statement released Friday. Nahom Mamo, who has an unconfirmed address, was being held without bail, according to police. A bail review was due Friday afternoon. He has been charged with attempted second-degree rape, fourth-degree […]

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February 27, 2015 | Krista Brick

Police Release Sketch of Alleged Attempted Silver Spring Rapist

Montgomery County Police have released the sketch of a man who reportedly attempted to rape a woman in Silver Spring this week. At about 11:15 p.m. on Feb. 25, 3rd District Officers responded to an attempted rape that had just occurred in the 1400 block of Hampshire Court West. The victim, a-20-year-old woman, had been […]

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