Thursday, March 21, 2013
The shooting occurred in a home near Wheaton Woods Elementary School; injuries not considered life-threatening.
A man and teenage girl were shot during an early morning home invasion Thursday in Aspen Hill, several news outlets have reported. Police said the shooting occurred just before 1 a.m. in the 13000 block of Freeland Road near Wheaton Woods Elementary School. A 55-year-old man was shot in the chest, and a 14-year-old girl was shot in the ankle after two men broke into the home and demanded money, Montgomery County Police said. Officer Rebecca Innocenti, a police spokeswoman, said the injuries weren’t considered life-threatening and that the incident wasn’t random—the men who broke in knew the victims. Innocenti said the connection was still being investigated.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Graduate student Dayvon Maurice Green took his life after firing on his roommates, killing one.
Editor's note: Early Tuesday morning, two University of Maryland students were left dead and another injured in a shooting on 36th Ave. in College Park. Police say that the gunman, identified as 23-year-old graduate student Dayvon Maurice Green, set several fires around his house before shooting two of his roommates when they came outside. One—Stephen Alex Rane, 22, of Silver Spring—was later pronounced dead, while another suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Green then turned the gun on himself, according to police. News of the incident sent shockwaves around College Park and the UMD community. Find continuous coverage of this story below, or follow the latest from College Park Patch on Twitter and Facebook. Update, 8:21 p.m.: UMD …
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
A 21-year-old man was shot in the eye. He was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.
Update, 6:20 p.m. Montgomery County police have arrested a suspect in the North Gate Park shooting that took place Tuesday afternoon in Aspen Hill. The unidentified 21-year-old victim, who was shot in the eye, remains in grave condition, police said. Damacrius Damone Grays, 19, of the 4400 block of Fishermans Court in Olney, has been charged with attempted first degree murder, according to a police statement released Wednesday afternoon. Police arrested Grays at approximately 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Olney area without incident. Police continue to investigate the incident. According to a police statement, it is believed that Grays and the victim know each other and that a disagreement between them led to the shooting. Original story, 9:52…
Friday, May 18, 2012
Teen boys from Rockville are charged as adults.
Update, Saturday, May 19, 9:15 a.m.: Two juveniles from Rockville have been charged as adults in Friday's shooting at the Rockville Metro station, city police announced in a news release on Saturday. Kevin Q. Nguyen, 16, of the 300 block of North Van Buren Street, and Tavares D. Harris, 17 of the 700 block of Fallsgrove Drive, have both been charged with the following: Both teens are being held without bail in the county jail in Rockville, according to online court records. They are both scheduled for a preliminary hearing at 10 a.m. on June 1 in Montgomery County District Court in Rockville. Update 9:25 p.m.: One person is under arrest and another is in custody in connection with a double shooting at the Rockville Metro station on Friday …
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Montgomery County Police are reporting that Joseph Phillip Gilberti is dead.
The manhunt is over. Montgomery County Police reported that Joseph Phillip Gilberti was found dead inside a home on the 800 block of Fordham Street in Rockville around 10:30 p.m. Gilberti, 51, spent the day fleeing from police after he shot his soon-to-be ex-wife in his minivan and threw her out onto Connecticut Avenue in Kensington shortly after 9:30 a.m. The victim was later identified as Heather Lynn McGuire, a 36-year-old mother of six from Rockville. McGuire and Gilberti were in the midst of getting a divorce. Police reported to the scene of the Rockville home nearly 12 hours after the initial shooting when they received a tip about Gilberti's presence in the home. When they finally entered the home, they found Gilberti dead from a …
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
A woman escaped injury after an intruder fired a handgun at her at close range.
A miracle. That is how Victor Lantang described what unfolded in his home in the Aspen Hill neighborhood of Rockville on Tuesday morning. Lantang said a man entered through a back basement door and fired two shots at his wife, Jung, from about six feet away. The shots missed hitting her. A short time later, county police arrested Phillip Feinstein at his home in the North Creek Villas condominiums behind the Lantang’s single-family home on Parkvale Road. Feinstein, 40, faces multiple charges including first-degree assault, first-degree burglary and firearm charges. Early Tuesday evening, Lantang stood in the driveway of his home, recounting the incident to a neighbor. Lantang said he was in an upstairs bathroom when he heard the commotion…
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Police: No one was injured. The man was arrested without incident.
A man is under arrest after he allegedly opened fire outside a condominium complex on Parkvale Road in Rockville on Tuesday morning, a Montgomery County police spokeswoman said. No one was hurt in the incident. Phillip Feinstein, 40, of the 14400 block of Parkvale Road in Rockville, is charged with multiple firearms charges, first-degree assault and first-degree burglary, said Officer Rebecca Innocenti, a county police spokeswoman. At 8:52 a.m. Tuesday, police received multiple calls reporting a man shooting a gun into a single-family home near the condominium complex. The complex is behind the Rock Creek Village Shopping Center, which is at the corner of Baltimore and Norbeck roads just outside the city limits. The man fired multiple …
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Traffic stop led to a chase on foot; suspect hid marijuana in waistband, police say.
Montgomery County Police have identified the officer involved in Wednesday morning's shooting as Dana Dabbondanza. Dabbondanza is a four-year veteran of the county police department assigned to the 6th District. Original post, Feb. 23: An off-duty county police officer shot a man in the leg near Redland Middle School in Derwood after a traffic stop early Wednesday morning. Neither the man nor the officer who shot him has been named. The man was taken to a local trauma center with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. A Maryland-National Capital Park Police officer stopped a 2002 Toyota Corolla carrying four men at about 1:30 a.m. in the 6500 block of Muncaster Mill Road, said Lucille Baur, a county police spokeswoman. ABC 7 News …