Frederick

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Police: Frederick Man Grabbed Woman, Struck Officers

A Frederick police officer has used a stun gun to subdue a man accused of grabbing a woman’s crotch and then striking two officers.

08/19/2015

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Plaintiffs Seek $750 Million In Fort Detrick Pollution Suit

Critics of Fort Detrick in Frederick have filed a wrongful death lawsuit seeking $750 million for injuries they say were caused by the Army’s reckless handling of chemical and biological toxins.

08/19/2015

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For Widow Of Slain Missionary, ‘It’s A Broken Plan Now’

Chung Hwan Park and his wife, Ae Suk Ko, had worked only a few weeks at the church retreat center in Frederick County, Md., when a woman arrived to drop off her 30-year-old son.

08/18/2015

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Woman, 19, Gets Probation In BB Shooting Of School Athlete

A 19-year-old white woman has been sentenced to a year of supervised probation for shooting a black high school athlete with a BB gun in an incident police initially called a hate crime.

08/18/2015

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Md. Preps Underway For Pope’s Visit To The Nation’s Capital

The countdown is on for the pope’s visit to the nation’s capital. People are hard at work getting things ready. A lot of construction is being done in Maryland.

08/17/2015

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Police Helicopter Rescues Hiker On Appalachian Trail

A Maryland State Police helicopter crew has rescued a hiker who was suffering from a medical problem on the Appalachian Trail.

08/15/2015

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Officials Support Moving Bust Of Dred Scott Opinion’s Author

A bronze bust of the Supreme Court chief justice who wrote the inflammatory 1857 Dred Scott decision affirming slavery will likely be removed from the Frederick, Maryland, City Hall after a majority of aldermen said they support moving it to a museum or other appropriate venue.

08/13/2015

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Frederick Officials Taking Up Issue Of Disputed Taney Statue

Frederick city officials are considering a proposal to remove from City Hall a sculpture of the U.S. Supreme Court justice who wrote the 1857 Dred Scott decision affirming slavery.

08/12/2015

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Tires Stolen From Frederick Automotive Business

Police say they’re investigating after a large quantity of tires were stolen from an automotive business in Frederick.

08/12/2015

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Undercover Drug Investigation Turns Up Homemade Assault Weapons

An undercover drug investigation turned up more than Frederick police were expecting.

08/11/2015

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Gun Found In Car With 2 Bodies Was Registered To The Man

Police say a handgun found in a car with the bodies of an estranged married couple was registered to the husband.

08/11/2015

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2 Charged With Making, Selling Illegal Assault Rifles

Frederick city police say they’ve charged two Mount Airy men with selling illegal assault rifles they made from legally purchased parts.

08/10/2015

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