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Police & Fire
Silvano Celedonio Alvarado was trying to cross Lost Knife, according to Montgomery County police.
Schools, Public Safety
Police and Montgomery County firefighters investigated the letter at Diamond Elementary.
The 51-year-old allegedly jumped on cars, threw around large objects, and ignored police orders.
USA Today: Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the 26-year-old identified by police as the dead Boston bombing suspect, called his uncle Thursday night and asked for forgiveness.
The uncle of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects is from Montgomery County and says he is "devastated" by developments.
Resident: "All of my neighbors were outside last night watching the flames which were huge."
Government, Public Safety
The ban is expected to pass the Maryland General Assembly.
A 55-year-old man was struck and killed by a school bus Thursday morning, south of Germantown.
"Thankfully the student is doing well and will be released from the hospital today," Watkins Mill principal Scott Murphy wrote in an email to parents.
Fernando Josue Valenzuela has been charged with first degree murder and attempted second-degree murder following the hit-and-run death in Gaithersburg.
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