Monthly Archives May 2018

Troopers Triple Enforcement on Rt. 301 In Prince George’s Co. in Effort to Reduce Fatalities

FORESTVILLE, Md. (May 9, 2018)—Maryland state troopers have more than tripled traffic stops on Rt. 301 in Prince George’s County this year and enforcement efforts are expected to increase as they work to reduce injuries and fatalities caused by traffic crashes on that highway.

As May 1, 2018, there had been seven fatalities on Rt. 301 in Prince George’s County this year. Three of those involved pedestrians. Troopers attribute the causes of these fatalities to speeding drivers and careless pedestrians.

During the first three months of 2018, Maryland state troopers made 1,722 traffic stops on Rt. 301 in Prince George’s County, compared with 543 stops during the same period last year...

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Homicide reported in Forestville, Md.

Prince George’s County police said they are investigating a homicide in the Forestville area Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities are on the scene in the 3200 block of Walters Lane, the department tweeted about noon.

Officers were called to the area at around 11 a.m. and found a man suffering a gunshot wound to the upper body, police said. He was transported to a hospital and pronounced dead.

No further details were immediately available.

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Additional Information About 2709 Lakehurst Ave, District Heights, MD 20747

2709 Lakehurst Ave, District Heights, MD 20747
2709 Lakehurst Ave, District Heights, MD 20747
Year Taxes Land Additions Total Assessment 2018 $2,325 Price Not Available + N/A = Price Not Available 2017 $2,273 $60,200 + $83,400 = $143,600 2016 $2,234 Price Not Available + N/A = $135,500

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Md. man dies after car crashes into billboard on highway

FORESTVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) — A man is dead after his car crashed into a billboard on I-495 in Forestville, Md. early Monday morning, Maryland State police said.

Police identified the victim as Jerome Sligh, 2nd, 35 of Glenn Dale, Maryland. He was the only person inside of the Mercury Grand Marquis at the time of the crash. Sligh was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash happened just after midnight on I-495 at D’Arcy Road in Forestville, authorities said. When troopers got to the scene they found the car in the center median against the guardrail.

The investigation shows that the car was going northbound on I-45, just south of D’Arcy Road in lane three at a high rate of speed. Police said the man lost control of the car while he was changing lanes...

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