July 9, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Residents Displaced After Vehicle Hits Apartment Building

A few residents were displaced after a vehicle struck an apartment building in Gaithersburg, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) officials said. The collision occurred around 9:15 p.m. Thursday night at 22 Crestwood Drive, MCFRS Chief Spokesperson Pete Piringer reported on Twitter. The driver was alone in the vehicle, Battalion Chief Steve Mann said, […]

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October 17, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Collision

UPDATED A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle on Oct. 16 at the intersection of Baltimore Road and Norbeck Road has died from his injuries, according to Montgomery County police officers. Police said 54-year-old Pedro Mendoza died from his injuries on Oct. 28. Detectives continue to investigate this collision.  Anyone with information regarding this collision […]

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October 17, 2014 | Krista Brick

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School Crossing Guard Struck by Car in Silver Spring

A school crossing guard was hit by a car Wednesday as she was helping children cross the street in front of Galway Elementary School in Silver Spring, according to a release from Montgomery County Police. The guard, Rosetta Parisi, 67 of Silver Spring, was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries where she remains […]

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June 9, 2014 | Staff Writer

Murder for Hire Arrest (PHOTO)

Montgomery County police have arrested and charged Ndokey Peter Enow, age 37, of Swan Stream Court in Gaithersburg, with solicitation to commit first-degree murder. Police said the intended victim of the crime was Enow’s ex-wife. Here’s an account of what happened from police: “On the evening of June 3, Major Crimes detectives received information that Enow […]

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November 5, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Gaithersburg

UPDATED A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car on Muddy Branch Road, north of Suffield Drive near Great Seneca Highway, shortly after 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 5 in Gaithersburg. Police said the vehicle was traveling northbound on Muddy Branch Road when it collided with Yessenia Martinez Rivas, (37) of Lamont Lane in Gaithersburg, […]

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