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Washington Post
Man who died after being punched in NW had his hands in his pocketsAn accountant from Texas who died after he was punched in the face last week in
Man who died after being punched in NW had his hands in his pockets
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
An accountant from Texas who died after he was punched in the face last week in Northwest Washington had paused to watch a street fight and had his hands in his pockets when he was struck, D.C. police said in court documents made public... Read more
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Washington Post
Black Lives Matter activists disrupt Bowser speech on how to stop killingsD.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said there was "no easy answer" for the city's recent
Black Lives Matter activists disrupt Bowser speech on how to stop killings
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said there was "no easy answer" for the city's recent spike in violence. As she discussed efforts being taken to combat the violence, protesters interrupted, shouting, "Ward 8 matters!" (D.C. Mayor's Office) Anger over a... Read more
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Washington Post
D.C. police chief releases ‘motives’ for recent homicide spikeD.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier hugs a woman who lost a loved one in recent v
D.C. police chief releases ‘motives’ for recent homicide spike
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier hugs a woman who lost a loved one in recent violence in the District. (J. Lawler Duggan for the Washington Post) One recent homicide started as a dispute, after one person elbowed another at a nightclub. Another... Read more
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Washington Post
D.C. mayor to ask for expanded police powers amid homicide spikeD.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser, seen here to the left of Police Chief Cathy L. Lan
D.C. mayor to ask for expanded police powers amid homicide spike
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser, seen here to the left of Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier, will ask the D.C. Council for expanded police powers to detain those who violate terms of parole and probation. (Bonnie Jo Mount/The Washington Post) Responding to... Read more
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Washington Post
D.C. mayor to ask for expanded police powers amid homicide spikeD.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser, seen here to the left of Police Chief Cathy L. Lan
D.C. mayor to ask for expanded police powers amid homicide spike
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser, seen here to the left of Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier, will ask the D.C. Council for expanded police powers to detain those who violate terms of parole and probation. (Bonnie Jo Mount/The Washington Post) Responding to... Read more
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Washington Post
Surge in deadly violence is dictating the agenda for D.C.’s mayorD.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) addresses the press and public prior to signing
Surge in deadly violence is dictating the agenda for D.C.’s mayor
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) addresses the press and public prior to signing the “Sale of Synthetic Drugs Emergency Amendment Act of 2015” into law on July 10 in Washington. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) When Muriel E. Bowser was... Read more
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Washington Post
Police say repeat offenders driving crime rise in District and elsewhereD.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier comforts a grieving mother at the scene where
Police say repeat offenders driving crime rise in District and elsewhere
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier comforts a grieving mother at the scene where her son was fatally shot Aug. 18, 2015, on the front lawn of St. Luke Roman Catholic Church on East Capitol Street Southeast in Washington. (J. Lawler Duggan/For The... Read more
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Washington Post
Police say repeat offenders driving crime rise in District and elsewhereD.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier comforts a grieving mother at the scene where
Police say repeat offenders driving crime rise in District and elsewhere
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier comforts a grieving mother at the scene where her son was fatally shot Aug. 18, 2015, on the front lawn of St. Luke Roman Catholic Church on East Capitol Street Southeast in Washington. (J. Lawler Duggan/For The... Read more
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Washington Post
Surge in violence dictates agenda for D.C.’s mayorD.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) addresses the press and public prior to signing
Surge in violence dictates agenda for D.C.’s mayor
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) addresses the press and public prior to signing the “Sale of Synthetic Drugs Emergency Amendment Act of 2015” into law on July 10 in Washington. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) When Muriel E. Bowser was... Read more
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Washington Post
Surge in deadly violence is dictating agenda for new D.C. mayorD.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) addresses the press and public prior to signing
Surge in deadly violence is dictating agenda for new D.C. mayor
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) addresses the press and public prior to signing the “Sale of Synthetic Drugs Emergency Amendment Act of 2015” into law on July 10 in Washington. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) When Muriel E. Bowser was... Read more
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Washington Post
Suspect in fatal Shaw shooting surrenders to D.C. policeA 19-year-old sought in a fatal shooting of a recent American University gradua
Suspect in fatal Shaw shooting surrenders to D.C. police
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
A 19-year-old sought in a fatal shooting of a recent American University graduate in Shaw surrendered to D.C. police early Friday, according to the department’s spokeswoman and the police chief. The spokeswoman, Gwendolyn Crump, said Marcus King... Read more
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The Washington Times
DEBORAH SIMMONS: D.C. officials blasted at Baptist church forumANALYSIS/OPINION: ‘The devil is on the loose, and we need to lock it back up.”
DEBORAH SIMMONS: D.C. officials blasted at Baptist church forum
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: ‘The devil is on the loose, and we need to lock it back up.” Those words fittingly summed up the cultural earthquake that is rocking the nation’s capital, where Official D.C. can’t seem to acknowledge the city’s problem — let... Read more
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Washington Post
Witness describes having gun pulled by man fleeing Shaw shooting sceneMobile D.C. Police security cameras are placed at the Shaw-Howard University Me
Witness describes having gun pulled by man fleeing Shaw shooting scene
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
Mobile D.C. Police security cameras are placed at the Shaw-Howard University Metro stop close to where Matthew Shlonsky, 23, was shot in the 1800 block of Seventh Street in Northwest. (Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post) The witnesses were going... Read more
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Washington Post
Police issue arrest warrant for suspect in shooting at Shaw Metro stationD.C. police on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for a suspect in connection wi
Police issue arrest warrant for suspect in shooting at Shaw Metro station
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
D.C. police on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for a suspect in connection with Saturday afternoon’s fatal shooting of a recent American University graduate student outside the Shaw-Howard University Metro station. Marcus King, 19, of Northwest,... Read more
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Washington Post
D.C. officers accuse Lanier of hindering aggressive policing effortsD.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier hugs a woman whose son, Amari Jenkins, 21, wa
D.C. officers accuse Lanier of hindering aggressive policing efforts
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier hugs a woman whose son, Amari Jenkins, 21, was shot to death near the steps of a church on Tuesday. (J. Lawler Duggan for The Washington Post) D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier on Wednesday defended her strategies... Read more
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Washington Post
Surge of violence continues across D.C. with three fatal shootingsPolice investigate at the scene of a shooting Tuesday on East Capitol Street ne
Surge of violence continues across D.C. with three fatal shootings
Washington Post / Posted 12 days ago
Police investigate at the scene of a shooting Tuesday on East Capitol Street near St. Luke Roman Catholic Church. (Peter Hermann/The Washington Post) A man was fatally shot on the grounds of a Catholic church in Southeast Washington on Tuesday... Read more
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Washington Post
Police say at least two gunmen opened fire where man was killed in ShawOne of several people being sought by District police in the fatal shooting of
Police say at least two gunmen opened fire where man was killed in Shaw
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
One of several people being sought by District police in the fatal shooting of a man near the Shaw-Howard University Metro station waved a gun at one person and shot at another as he made his high-speed getaway, D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier said... Read more
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Washington Post
Police investigate fatal shooting at Bradbury Heights Recreation CenterJ.R. Reid Franklin was an emerging rapper whose fiery verses caught the ears of
Police investigate fatal shooting at Bradbury Heights Recreation Center
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
J.R. Reid Franklin was an emerging rapper whose fiery verses caught the ears of thousands online. He was supposed to take the stage Monday night at a D.C. club under his stage name, “Rollin Reid.” Instead, family, friends and fans were mourning the... Read more
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Washington Post
‘Straight up execution’: Crime surges across the DistrictD.C. police officers are seen during a community crime awareness walk in Columb
‘Straight up execution’: Crime surges across the District
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
D.C. police officers are seen during a community crime awareness walk in Columbia Heights on Tuesday. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post) The gunman ran up Georgia Avenue, shooting along the way. Struck in the back, the 33-year-old victim collapsed... Read more
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Washington Post
‘Straight up execution’: Not even NW is immune as crime surges across D.C.D.C. police officers are seen during a community crime awareness walk in Columb
‘Straight up execution’: Not even NW is immune as crime surges across D.C.
Washington Post / Posted 14 days ago
D.C. police officers are seen during a community crime awareness walk in Columbia Heights on Tuesday. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post) The gunman ran up Georgia Avenue, shooting along the way. Struck in the back, the 33-year-old victim collapsed... Read more
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Washington Post
Uptick in crime affects residents across the DistrictMax Parness, left, talks to D.C. Council member Brianne Nadeau, center, during
Uptick in crime affects residents across the District
Washington Post / Posted 14 days ago
Max Parness, left, talks to D.C. Council member Brianne Nadeau, center, during a community crime awareness walk in Columbia Heights on Tuesday in Washington. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post) The gunman ran up Georgia Avenue, shooting along the... Read more
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Washington Post
Police arrest man in fatal stabbing of Suitland resident in H Street corridorD.C. police on Friday arrested a man in the fatal stabbing of a Suitland man th
Police arrest man in fatal stabbing of Suitland resident in H Street corridor
Washington Post / Posted 16 days ago
D.C. police on Friday arrested a man in the fatal stabbing of a Suitland man that occurred late Monday afternoon at a bus stop on H Street in Northeast Washington. Hector Louis Felix, 57, of Northwest Washington was charged with second-degree murder... Read more
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Washington Post
In D.C.’s homicide spike, a new trend: Some involve past violent offendersD.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier, right, and Mayor Muriel E. Bowser hold a new
In D.C.’s homicide spike, a new trend: Some involve past violent offenders
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier, right, and Mayor Muriel E. Bowser hold a news conference May 15 on the murders of four people in the District. (Bill O'Leary/The Washington Post) More than 10 percent of the District’s spiking number of homicides... Read more
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Washington Post
In D.C.’s homicide spike, a new trend: Some suspects are past offendersMore than 10 percent of the District’s spiking number of homicides this year ha
In D.C.’s homicide spike, a new trend: Some suspects are past offenders
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
More than 10 percent of the District’s spiking number of homicides this year have involved previously known violent offenders who have recently been released from prison, D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier said Thursday. “Multiple of our offenders... Read more
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Washington Post
Around St. Louis, bloodshed rises in year since Michael Brown was killedFERGUSON, Mo. — A line of black hearses left a Baptist church near here and cra
Around St. Louis, bloodshed rises in year since Michael Brown was killed
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. — A line of black hearses left a Baptist church near here and crawled through the streets of St. Louis with lights flashing and horns honking. Only one thing was missing from the afternoon funeral procession: a corpse. The motorcade... Read more
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Officer.com
Reasons Sought for Big City Crime SpikesViolent crime has spiked in a number of large American cities, including New Yo
Reasons Sought for Big City Crime Spikes
Officer.com / Posted 20 days ago
Violent crime has spiked in a number of large American cities, including New York, Chicago and Houston, with Baltimore seeing one of the steepest increases in homicides. A common reason for the simultaneous rise in violence across disparate... Read more
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Washington Post
D.C. would release most police body camera footage under mayor’s new planPolice in the nation’s capital would release more unredacted footage from offic
D.C. would release most police body camera footage under mayor’s new plan
Washington Post / Posted 20 days ago
Police in the nation’s capital would release more unredacted footage from officers’ body-worn cameras than any other major U.S. city, shedding light on thousands of interactions with the public, under a new plan by Mayor Muriel E. Bowser that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horror moment woman holding knife shot by police as onlookers beg her to stopDisturbing mobile phone footage captured the moment a woman armed with a knife
Horror moment woman holding knife shot by police as onlookers beg her to stop
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
Disturbing mobile phone footage captured the moment a woman armed with a knife was shot by a police officer in the US. Officers had been called to a house fire when the stand-off began. Video shows the black woman wearing a pink hat and goggles,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Police chief: Woman armed with knife shot by D.C. officerA woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the scene of a fire S
Police chief: Woman armed with knife shot by D.C. officer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
A woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the scene of a fire Saturday evening in Northeast Washington. The woman was armed with knives and she refused commands to drop them when police encountered her D.C. police chief Cathy L.... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDTTrump battles criticism on several fronts - rivals, a conservative commentator,
AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 22 days ago
Trump battles criticism on several fronts - rivals, a conservative commentator, a former aide ATLANTA (AP) - Donald Trump is showing no signs of curbing his battle with a Fox News television host, the Republican Party establishment and several... Read more
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FOX News
DC police officer shoots woman armed with knifeWASHINGTON – A woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the scen
DC police officer shoots woman armed with knife
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON – A woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the scene of a fire Saturday evening in Northeast Washington. The woman was armed with knives and she refused commands to drop them when police encountered her, D.C. police chief... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) � A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Police chief: Woman armed with knife shot by officerWASHINGTON (AP) — A woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the
Police chief: Woman armed with knife shot by officer
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman was shot by a Washington, D.C., police officer at the scene of a fire Saturday evening in Northeast Washington. The woman was armed with knives and she refused commands to drop them when police encountered her, D.C. police... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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FOX News Chicago
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
FOX News Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) — A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
The Evening Sun / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Woman shot by officer in stable conditionWASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by
Woman shot by officer in stable condition
KHQ Spokane / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman was reported in stable condition after being shot by a police officer in northeast Washington after allegedly refusing to drop a knife. Metropolitan Police Department Cmdr. David Taylor said Saturday night that police were... Read more
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