Takoma Park Police has announced that following a thorough investigation of a bomb threat at a drag event that was being held at Motorkat on the 6900 block of Laurel Avenue, the restaurant was cleared and surrounding areas have been reopened to the public.
Detectives from the Special Victims Investigations Division (SVID) is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Genesis Flores, a missing 13-year-old from Silver Spring. (more…)
Earlier this year we let you know that Planet Fitness announced it will be opening new locations at 6881 New Hampshire Ave. in Takoma Park (now open) and 2201 Randolph Rd. in Wheaton (Glenmont). The Takoma Park location opened a few weeks back, according to a representative we spoke with this morning, with Planet Fitness Wheaton (Glenmont) coming soon. which will be next to the existing Lidl, has announced its opening date.
Earlier this year we let you know that Planet Fitness announced it will be opening new locations at 6881 New Hampshire Ave. in Takoma Park (now open) and 2201 Randolph Rd. in Wheaton (Glenmont). The Glenmont location, which will be next to the existing Lidl, has announced its opening date.
Per MCPD: “32-year-old Curtis Cardel Jackson, of Washington D.C., has been arrested and charged with a strong-arm robbery that occurred on Thursday, October 2, 2023. (more…)
Per the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Maryland– U.S. District Judge Lydia K. Griggsby sentenced William Reyes Garcia, a/k/a “Will,” age 33, of Silver Spring, Maryland, yesterday to 15 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release for conspiracy to distribute cocaine, for possession with intent to distribute cocaine, as well as for being a felon in possession of ammunition.
Per the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Maryland: “Oscar Efrain Zavala Urrea, age 23, an El Salvadoran national residing in Silver Spring, Maryland, pleaded guilty to his participation in a racketeering conspiracy, including a murder, related to his activities as part of the MS-13 gang.
Per MCPD: “The death of a 66-year-old disabled man, who was found dead inside of a Silver Spring apartment, has been ruled a homicide.
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) responded to a 2-alarm fire in the 1700blk of East West Highway in Silver Spring around 11:30am on Wednesday, December 6. (more…)
A warning has been sent out by Takoma Park Police regarding skimming fraud devices after a credit card skimming device was recently located in Takoma Park.