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Alexandria Sheriff's Deputy Charged With Raping Inmate At City Jail

A former Alexandria sheriff's deputy is behind bars this afternoon, facing charges that he raped an inmate at the city jail.
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Prince William County Police Seek Assistance In Finding Man Linked To Rape

Prince William County Police are looking for a man they say could provide information on the rape a woman in her apartment in Woodbridge early this morning while children were in the home.
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Alexandria Deputy Sheriff Accused Of Raping Inmate

Alexandria Deputy Sheriff Bryant Pegues has been charged with rape and sexually assaulting an inmate in the city jail.

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D.C. Theater Community Rallies Around One Of Their Own After Assault

Longtime D.C. actor Frank Britton was assaulted on Monday, and members of the District's theater community have rallied to help pay his medical bills.

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Howard County Man Arrested After Making Threats Inside Police Station

Police say 34-year-old Benjamin Parsons of Clarksville walked a police station in Laurel and made threats, referring to possible bombs in and around the building.
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D.C. Police Release Video Of Playground Shooting Suspect

D.C. police are asking the public for help in identifying and locating a person of interest in connection with a shooting at a playground that occurred last week.
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Another Bottle Bomb Device Explodes At Virginia Theater

A movie theater complex in Tysons Corner, Virginia, was evacuated after someone set off a "bottle bomb" early Sunday, the second time in just a week.

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U.S. Assistance to Nigeria

Seven weeks after militants kidnapped almost 300 girls in northern Nigeria, the Nigerian military says where they are. The U.S. is one of four countries providing military assistance, raising questions about Nigeria's human rights record. We get an update.

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D.C. Police Seek Man In Connection With Three Violent Robberies

The man is suspected of robbing three women over the last two weeks, and stabbing two of them in the neck during the crimes.
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Device Theft And Overall Crime Down On Metro, Report Says

Metro says thefts of devices are down 42 percent in the first three months of the year compared to the same period a year ago, and overall crime is down 31 percent.