Five missing individuals from the Washington, DC area have been located and are in the custody of Pakistani police. The five men were detained by Pakistani authorities on December 9, 2009, after they came to the attention of police.
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Tonight Nancy Dunning’s friends and family will place luminaries along Mt. Vernon and W. Mt. Ida Avenues in her memory. Six years after Dunning’s murder, the tradition continues but no one has been charged with the crime.
The Alexandria Police Department is asking for help in identifying the suspects in an armed robbery that occurred in the 5300 block of Holmes Run Parkway.
The Department of Justice held its 26th annual Executive Office for United States Attorneys (EOUSA) Director’s Awards Ceremony today, during which 146 award recipients from more than 30 districts were recognized for their dedication to carrying out the Department of Justice’s mission.
Last spring, the Fairfax County Police Department’s Cold Case, Sexual Crimes Unit, re-opened a case from 1987. On May 11, 1987, a home was broken into in the 7400 block of Lisle Avenue in the Pimmit Hills area of Fairfax County. The 30-year-old female resident was brutally attacked and sexually assaulted. The victim jumped out of a window to escape her attacker. The suspect fled and managed to evade capture.
Four Alleged Hijackers Added To The FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List With A Reward For Justice Offer Announced[From: Courts & Crime]
The Federal Bureau of Investigation announced today that four individuals who have been charged for their role in a 1986 hijacking have been placed on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists list. This action is undertaken in coordination with a joint announcement with the U.S. Department of State that the Rewards for Justice Program is offering a reward of up to $5 million each for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of the four individuals.
Fairfax County Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Kenneth “Butta” Whack, 18, of 564 24th Place NE, Washington, D.C. Whack is a black male, about 6 feet 1 inch tall and approximately 160 pounds. He usually wears his hair in dreadlocks with bleached tips. Whack is wanted in Fairfax County for three counts of grand larceny stemming from his alleged involvement in vehicle break-ins and stolen autos around Metro stations. Whack is also wanted by the City of Alexandria and Prince William County police departments.
Michael Milan, 49, of Bethesda, Md., pleaded guilty yesterday to conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud for his role in carrying out a multi-million dollar mortgage fraud scheme. Milan faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison when he is sentenced on Feb. 12, 2010. As part of his guilty plea, Milan has agreed to pay restitution of $3,141,409 and to forfeit $1,061,890.31 in proceeds he obtained.
Nine members of the Alexandria Sheriff’s Office have received plaques for outstanding service while 24 others received promotions. Presentations were made by Sheriff Dana Lawhorne during ceremonies Nov. 17 in the Fine Arts Center of First Baptist Church, Alexandria.
Alexandria Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in the 300 block of Pendleton Street. On November 14, around 5:15 p.m., a 77-year-old city resident was in his car, backing out of a parking space, when he noticed the suspect approaching him. The victim rolled down his window to talk with the suspect. After talking for a few minutes, the suspect pressed something hard against the victim’s neck and demanded money.