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Tag Archives: Prince George’s County

Police: Officer strikes person, 2nd collision since July

UPPER MARLBORO — A Maryland police department has confirmed an on-duty officer struck and injured a pedestrian with a patrol car. News outlets report the Prince George’s County Police officer hit the pedestrian while driving at a low speed Tuesday ...

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White Maryland officer convicted of assaulting black suspect

UPPER MARLBORO — A white Maryland police officer has been convicted of assault and misconduct after being accused of repeatedly punching a black suspect who was handcuffed and seat-belted in a police vehicle. The state’s attorney for Prince George’s County ...

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Jury awards $140K for concealed flood issues in Hyattsville home

At Donta Newton’s trial, his lawyer believed permitting an alternate juror to attend the deliberations would help ensure against a mistrial, despite rule that requires a judge to excuse alternates when deliberations begin. But Newton was found guilty of attempted murder and given a life sentence; now, the Court of Appeals is considering whether his lawyer was ineffective. (Deposit stock image)

A Prince George’s County jury found two real estate agents liable recently for concealing flooding issues in a home they flipped. The jury awarded $140,000 to the homeowner, including $5,000 in punitive damages, finding fraudulent misrepresentation and violations of the Maryland Consumer Protection ...

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Maryland nanny accused of force-feeding infant convicted of murder

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UPPER MARLBORO — A nanny accused of fatally force-feeding an eight-month-old because the crying child disturbed her nap has been convicted of murder in Maryland. The Washington Post reports 73-year-old Oluremi Adeleye was convicted Monday after a judge found her guilty of ...

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