Tuesday, February 12, 2013
A 51-year-old Anne Arundel County man was charged with murder Tuesday in the death of John P. Ryan, whose body was found in the trunk of his car near Shady Grove Metro in December.
A 51-year-old Anne Arundel County man was arrested Tuesday at a New York airport in connection with the killing of a Frederick County man who was found dead in the trunk of his car near the Shady Grove Metro station in December, Maryland State Police announced in a press release. Michael A. Stahlnecker, of the 1700 block of Fallsway Drive in Crofton, is charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder, first-degree assault, second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony/violent crime, police said. Police said Stahlnecker killed 37-year-old John P. Ryan of Frederick County in December. Ryan's body was found Dec. 3 in the trunk of his car, which was parked in a parking lot used by …
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
John P. Ryan, of Frederick, MD, was found dead in the trunk of his car Dec. 3 in Derwood.
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Wednesday, December 12, 2012
A 37-year-old man who was found dead in the trunk of his car parked in a Montgomery County parking lot died from two gunshot wounds to the head, The Gazette reported. The body of John P. Ryan, of Frederick, MD, was found Dec. 3 in the trunk of his 2007 Lexus, police said. An undisclosed amount of cash and marijuana also was in the trunk. The car was found parked in a parking lot used by multiple businesses in the 15000 block of Somerville Drive in Derwood, MD. Maryland State Police told The Gazette Ryan's death is still under investigation and a spokesman for the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore said the case was classified as a homicide. Police said Ryan was reported missing by his wife on Nov. 29. The last time she saw …
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Maryland State Police are investigating the apparent murder of a missing Frederick County man whose body was found Monday in the trunk of his car parked in a Montgomery County lot.
Maryland State Police are investigating a possible homicide of a Frederick County man whose body was found Monday in the trunk of his car parked in a Montgomery County lot. The body of John P. Ryan, 37, was found Monday afternoon in the trunk of his black 2007 Lexus LS460L, police said. The car was found parked in a parking lot used by multiple businesses in the 15000 block of Somerville Drive in Derwood, MD. The Shady Grove Metro station is located at 15903 Somerville Drive, but a Maryland State Police spokesperson would not disclose the specific lot in which the car was parked. Ryan’s wife reported him missing to the Frederick Police Department on Nov. 29, police said. The last time she saw him at their home was on the night of Nov. 27, …
Thursday, August 2, 2012
After one week, an Arlington, VA, killer remains at large, and police are requesting the help of neighboring communities.
A two-year zero-homicide streak for Arlington County, VA, ended last week and police are asking Montgomery and Prince George's county residents for help in locating the killer of jewelry store owner during business hours on a busy street. Police say 52-year-old Tommy Wong was killed during an armed robbery of his Columbia Pike jewelry store, Capital Jewelers, and his killer remains at large. Capital Jewelers is on Columbia Pike between Walter Reed Drive and Glebe Road. At 4 p.m. on a Friday, when investigators believe Wong was killed, it's a busy area — particularly with a popular Thai restaurant next door to the jewelry store. Now, local investigators are reaching out to their counterparts in Prince George's and Montgomery counties to …
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Authorities say recent publicity blitz has produced strong leads in the investigation.
Authorities say fewer than 10 men have volunteered to submit DNA samples for analysis after law enforcement officials began a blitz campaign last year to track down a suspect dubbed the "Potomac River Rapist." The Associated Press reports "investigators have met with some men," and analysis of the DNA is underway. Police are looking for a man they believe is connected to nine attacks against women between 1991 and 1998, most of which occurred in Montgomery County. He is also believed to be responsible for the Georgetown murder of Christine Mirzayan on Aug. 1, 1998. Mirzayan, 28, was walking home before she was sexually assaulted and murdered in a wooded area off of Canal Road. More information about the investigation and a composite sketch…
Thursday, June 2, 2011
Here's what's been reported so far.
Two days after 12-year-old Jessica Nguyen's body was found in her Gaithersburg home on Raven Ave., the police have released little about what they think happened. A County Police spokesman said this morning that the investigation is ongoing, detectives are still talking with family and friends, and she did not know when any more updates would be coming out. But the media have been busy covering the story. ABC7 had parked a van outside the house all day yesterday, and it was there again this morning. Here's what's being reported right now. What's Known: Around 7:30 p.m. on May 31, police and EMS personnel were called to the 700 block of Raven Avenue for the report of a pediatric injury. When they arrived, they found 12-year-old Jessica …
Friday, May 27, 2011
Prosecutor asks for mental evaluation of suspect, who is wanted by immigration agents.
The 29-year-old man charged in Wednesday night’s fatal stabbing in North Potomac tried to stab himself when confronted by police that night after he fled the scene, according to documents filed in Montgomery County District Court. Carlos Tiul-Tiul has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the death of Tomas Mo-Choc, 27, who lived at the residence in the 14100 block of Travilah Road. Police charging documents filed in Montgomery County District Court describe the following scenario: Co-workers were gathered around the dining room table at around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday when Tiul-Tiul stabbed Mo-Choc several times “without provocation” in the back and abdomen. Their employer called police, who found Tiul-Tiul walking down …
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Carols Tiul was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.
Update, May 27, 10 a.m.: Montgomery County police have charged Carlos Tiul, 29, with first-degree murder for the fatal stabbing that occurred at a North Potomac residence on Wednesday night. Police say they have identified the victim as Tomas Mo-Choc, 27, 0f the 14100 block of Travilah Road. Since being charged on Thursday, police have held Tiul on a no-bond status. Tiul's bond hearing is set for Friday afternoon. Police do not know Tiul's address. Detectives say they have determined that Mo-Choc was stabbed with a knife. Original Post, May 26, 2:30 a.m.: One man is dead and another is in custody after an argument turned deadly Wednesday night in North Potomac, police said. Montgomery County police and fire and rescue personnel found a …
Monday, April 18, 2011
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Tuesday, April 12, 2011
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