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Anchor and Reporter — WTTG FOX 5 Washington, D.C.

Weekend Evening Anchor - District of Columbia Reporter - Proud District Resident - My goals are to smile and say hello more each day.

VIDEO: Package theft suspect appears to be wearing ankle monitoring device

fox5dc.com — It is a problem just about everywhere -- you have a package delivered to your home and it is left on the front door step, but before you are able to bring it inside, someone takes it.

Northeast DC residents upset over police report's classification of shooting incident

fox5dc.com — Gunfire in a Northeast D.C. neighborhood Sunday afternoon has left many residents upset on the way it was classified by police in a report.

Ben's Chili Bowl employees being hailed as heroes for stepping i - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — What would you do if you saw someone being attacked? Would you run away? Scream for help? Would you rush in to help? Back on June 8, a D.C. man was jumped in an alley next to Ben's Chili Bowl. Several suspects beat the victim so badly that his eye socket was broken and he needed many stitches.
Aug 07, 2015

What would you do if you saw someone attacked? Watch what these Ben's Chili Bowl cooks did. @myfoxdc @TeamMuriel myfoxdc.com/story/29729484…

ONLY ON FOX: DC man viciously slashed in face while walking home - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A D.C. man is still recovering from a vicious attack where he was grabbed from behind and slashed across the face. The attack happened when the victim, Ben Fishel, who is the grandson of the late Andy Rooney, was on his way home near 11th and V Streets.
Jul 29, 2015

Awful crime. Andy Rooney's grandson is attacked in front of his home. His face slashed. DC Police are investigating myfoxdc.com/story/29663674…

Jul 30, 2015

RT @mattacklandfox5: Awful crime. Andy Rooney's grandson is attacked in front of his home. His face slashed. DC Police are investigating myfoxdc.com/story/29663674…

Bed bug infestation causing huge problems for residents at Md. s - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A senior center in Prince George's County is being treated for a bed bug infestation. Twenty apartments at the Vistas at Lake Largo are undergoing a six-week chemical cleaning process. One of the senior residents contacted FOX 5 saying his life has been turned upside down.
Jul 23, 2015

Bed bug infestation causing huge problems for residents in MD myfoxdc.com/story/29621050…

Jury awards patient $500K after anesthesiologist mocked him duri - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — RESTON, Va. (AP) -- A Virginia man was awarded $500,000 in court after being mocked and insulted by an anesthesiologist during a colonoscopy in 2013. The Washington Post (http://wapo.st/1deNYgp ) reports the Fairfax County jury ordered 42-year-old Tiffany Ingham and her practice to pay the man after a three-day trial last week.
Jun 25, 2015

"I wanted to punch you in the face & man you up a little bit" - just one of the vicious comments that a Maryland... fb.me/6HVtaFtWf

Art display pulled from Maryland school after complaints - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — OXON HILL, Md. - An art exhibit has been pulled from the lobby of a Prince George's County high school after the school received complaints that it was offensive. Honors students at Oxon Hill High School were given an assignment to create a display that shows what social justice means to them.

Naval Academy midshipman among victims in Amtrak crash - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

May 13, 2015

A Naval Academy midshipman among the victims of the #Amtrakcrash We hear from his mom today @ 5 on @fox5newsdc. MORE: myfoxdc.com/story/29054461…

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Police to hold community meeting on murder investigation of 42-y - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — The Aurora Hills neighborhood of Arlington County remains uneasy following the murder of 42-year-old Bonnie Black. Police still have no suspect, but their presence in that neighborhood is overwhelming. To calm fear, the acting Arlington County police chief is inviting concerned residents to Our Lady of Lourdes Church at 7 p.m.
Apr 22, 2015

Police to hold community meeting on murder investigation of 42-year-old Arlington mother @41_zay myfoxdc.com/story/28873671…

Should teachers intervene in fights between students at school? - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — A lot of viewers have been talking about the video we showed you of a fight among students inside Wilson High School. A mother was upset that adults at the school didn't break up the fight sooner. However, many people are standing up for the school staff.
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Sep 02, 2015

RT @MarinaMarraco: Large applause after Chief Lanier says largest synthetic drug bust for DC happened yesterday. Says those drugs were coming to Ward 5.

Sep 01, 2015

Bowser: we want to work with the police union on scheduling issues

Sep 01, 2015

Mayor Bowser: I support the beat officer on the street

Sep 01, 2015

Mayor wants DC General closed - Smaller shelters expected to be opened in all wards. No locations announced yet.

Aug 27, 2015

Mayor says she supports the Chief and all DC police. Points to a much better police force than the one she grew up with in DC.

Aug 27, 2015

CM Alexander defends Mayor saying this protest doesn't represent the people of DC


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