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December 3, 2020 | Charles Nyonga

Body Found in Aspen Hill; No Foul Play Suspected

Montgomery County Department of Police, Major Crimes Division, have identified the body found in Aspen Hill in a creek along Matthew Henson Trail near Georgia Avenue and Hewitt Avenue. Lawrence Wilson, 52, was discovered at approximately 11:57 a.m. on Wednesday by 4th District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner […]

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July 22, 2020 | Isabel Cleary

UPDATE: Police Asking for Help Identifying Body Found in Potomac

Update (5 p.m.): Montgomery County Police released a statement in the afternoon of July 22 with a description of a body found in the Potomac River on the evening of July 21. According to the statement, the investigation has determined that: The body is believed to be a male of Indian or Pakistani descent in […]

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April 29, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Man Found Dead in Rockville Creek, Police Say

Montgomery County police are seeking information about a man found dead in a Rockville creek. According to police, Rockville district officers assisted the Maryland-National Capital Park Police on April 21 in responding to calls about a man found dead in a Rockville creek bed. Police identified the man as Michael Lee Higgins, 29, of Rockville. […]

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July 30, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Identify Teen’s Body Found Near Elementary School

Police have identified the body found in the South Lake Elementary School parking lot last week. According to detectives, the decedent has been identified as a 17-year-old Gaithersburg male and his family has been notified.   Officers from the Montgomery County Police Department responded to the report of an unresponsive male in the school’s parking lot […]

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April 19, 2018 | Staff Writer

Woman Found Dead in Bel Pre Road Apartment, Police Say

A woman’s body was discovered Wednesday morning in a Bel Pre Road home, according to a Montgomery County police statement released Thursday. About 11 a.m., the county’s 911 center received a call to check the welfare of the occupant(s) at a home in the 3600 block of Bel Pre Road, police said. Officers who responded […]

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November 30, 2017 | Staff Writer

Police Reveal Identity of Body Found in Brookeville

The body that was found in a shallow grave in Brookville two weeks ago has been identified as a 19-year-old from Silver Spring who has been missing since September, a Montgomery County police statement said. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner identified the body as Harry Ryan Detwiler, of the the 10700 block of […]

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October 8, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Top 10 for Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

Once again, public safety dominates our Top 10 stories for the past week.

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September 29, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Body Found Inside Car at White Flint Plaza

A man was found dead inside a car at the White Flint Plaza shopping center, a Montgomery County police statement said. The man was identified as Joseph Sylvester Ndyamukama, 51, police said. He has an unconfirmed address. He was found about 2 p.m. Monday at the shopping center, at 5110 Nicholson Lane in Kensington, near […]

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August 30, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Bow Hunters Find Body in Montgomery County Park

The body of a man was found in a Montgomery County park area on Saturday by bow hunters taking part in a managed deer hunt, according to Maryland-National Capital Park Police. Lt. Rick Pelicano, a spokesperson for the Park Police, said the body was found on Saturday morning at Great Seneca Stream Valley #2. According to […]

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