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Break In Lyon Sisters Case Opens Old Wounds In Montgomery County

Police have identified convicted sex offender Lloyd Lee Welch as a person of interest in the 1975 disappearance of the Lyon sisters, reminding Montgomery County residents of a pain that rocked the community.

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Police ID 'Person Of Interest' In 1975 Disappearance Of Lyon Sisters

Police are asking the public for any information on Lloyd Lee Welch, who has been identified as a person of interest in the 1975 kidnapping of the Lyon sisters.

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Alexandria Police Close Off Streets To Search For Evidence In Killing

Police restricted access to streets in a residential neighborhood to search for evidence in a shooting that left a music teacher dead and nearby residents rattled.
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Alexandria Police Search For Killer, But Stay Quiet On Links To Past Shootings

Leaders of the Alexandria Police Department say they are working around the clock to solve two recent murders. Still, they're not saying much about what happened last week when one woman was shot and killed.
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Alexandria Police To Hear Community Concerns Following Unsolved Murders

Several unsolved murders in Alexandria, Va., have the community on edge. Police are meeting with members of the North Ridge community tonight to hear concerns and assuage fears.

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Deadly Shooting Alters Daily Rhythm In Quiet Alexandria Neighborhood

A deadly and seemingly unprovoked shooting of two people in one Alexandria neighborhood has residents on edge and police looking into possible links to other nearby killings.
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Brown Accused Of More Campaign Finance Violations Tied To D.C. Contractor

Former D.C. Council member Michael Brown stands to serve more time in prison for new accusations that he took $100,000 in illicit contributions from a D.C. contractor for a 2008 run.
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Washington Among The Most Targeted Cities For Homeowner Scams

There are a backlog of foreclosures on homes in the Washington area, which is contributing to an epidemic of scams targeting homeowners in need of help.

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Two Women Shot In Alexandria, Putting Schools In Lockdown

Two women were shot in residential Alexandria on Thursday morning, prompting a lockdown of local schools that has since been lifted.

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