Metro Transit Police are reporting a spike in the number of thefts of smart phones and other portable electronic devices.
Metro transit officials say fellow riders rescued a 73-year-old woman who had fallen onto the tracks at a subway stop.
Metro is set to increase fares for the second time in two years to help balance the transit agency’s operating budget.
Officials say a Metro Transit Police detective shot and killed a man in exchange of gunfire while investigating an attempted abduction in Prince George’s County.
Metro’s board of directors has unanimously approved a $2.5 billion spending plan.
Fares are going up for riders of Washington’s Metro transit system.
Two current Metro transit employees and two former employees have been arrested on theft and conspiracy charges.