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Comcast to feature videos of missing children

What if watching television could help reunite missing children with their loved ones? Comcast and the National Center for Exploited and Missing Children are teaming up to have profiles of missing children "on demand," which in TV parlance means that...

By Theola Labbe'-DeBose  | February 2, 2011; 11:59 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Around the Nation, Cold Cases, Juvenile Justice, Theola Labbé-DeBose, Unsolved  
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Help sought in 2007 Oxon Hill killing

Police in Prince George's County are looking for help identifying the victim of a 2007 homicide in Oxon Hill. On Thursday, authorities released a composite sketch of the woman, whose body was discovered Oct. 9, 2007, under a temporary building...

By Matt Zapotosky  | October 7, 2010; 5:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  Cold Cases, Homicide, Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's  
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A Md. 'cold case' 25 years later

Vincent Caciola’s body was discovered 25 years ago today in a secluded stretch of woods on Naval Air Station Patuxent River in St. Mary's County. He had been heavily drugged and strangled with a boot lace, his body apparently dumped...

By Josh White  | August 16, 2010; 10:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Cold Cases, Homicide, Josh White, St. Mary's, Unsolved  
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Officials: "Serial killer" indicted

A 27-year-old Largo man was indicted Tuesday in connection with the slayings of a mother and her 20-year-old daughter whose bodies were found in a burning car in Prince George's County last year, authorities said. Police said Jason Thomas Scott is a "serial killer" with no clear connection to Delores Dewitt, 42, and her daughter, Ebony, whose bodies were found March 16, 2009, in a burning car in Largo that had been stolen that day.

By Washington Post editors  | July 27, 2010; 1:59 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (27)
Categories:  Cold Cases, Homicide, Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's  
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House central to Wone killing for sale

The house where Washington attorney Robert Wone was stabbed to death in 2006 has been put up for sale for nearly $1.6 million. The four-bedroom and 3.5-bath house at 1509 Swann Street NW, was listed for $1.59 million by Evers...

By Washington Post editors  | July 19, 2010; 3:55 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Cold Cases, Keith L. Alexander, The District  
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Suspect in mother-daughter slayings

Prince George's County homicide detectives have identified a suspect in the high-profile slayings of sets of mothers and daughters last year, according to sources familiar with the cases. The suspect has not been charged or indicted but has been incarcerated...

By Washington Post editors  | July 19, 2010; 2:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Cold Cases, Homicide, Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's  
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Older Entries in This Category »

DC man charged in 5 killings, Washington Post editors , July 13, 2010
Harrington case linked to Fairfax assault, Washington Post editors , July 1, 2010
Va. 'cold case cards' printed, Washington Post Editors , June 16, 2010
Police led to remains of Va. woman, Maria Glod , June 14, 2010
Natalee Holloway Center opens, Washington Post editors , June 8, 2010
Va. inmate charged with 1996 murder, Washington Post Editors , May 28, 2010
Two arrested in D.C. cold case killings, Washington Post Editors , May 26, 2010
 
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