Second Degree Murder
An appeals court has affirmed the second-degree murder conviction of a former University of Virginia lacrosse player who fatally beat his ex-girlfriend.
Two senators say 30 years in prison isn’t long enough for someone who commits a ghastly murder. But right now, that’s the maximum for defendants convicted of second-degree murder, according to Maryland law.
Prince George’s County Police have charged two Washington men with first- and second-degree murder in the shooting of a man at a Forestville gas station.
Maryland State Police have arrested a Carroll County man and charged him with murdering his father.
Sentenced. A Howard County man gets the maximum 30 year prison sentence for killing his wife and burying her under a shed.
The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says a man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a woman whose body was found in the same apartment complex he lives in.
Maryland State Police say a 17-year-old has been indicted in the death of a St. Michaels man whose body was found on a rural road.
A man who killed another man when a drug transaction went bad has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.
A Montgomery County judge says a 14-year-old boy will be tried as a juvenile in the death of his infant sister last month.
A former student at Frostburg State University has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the stabbing of another student outside an off-campus residence.
A 7-week-old baby is dead after Baltimore City police say he was abused to the point he stopped breathing.
Anne Arundel County police say a woman tried to kill her estranged husband by hitting him with a pickup truck.