Ford Brothers Plead Guilty In Deadly Police Station Shooting, Woman Killed After Running Over Police Officer

Ford Brothers Plead Guilty In Deadly Police Station Shooting

Two brothers are pleading guilty to their roles in a deadly shooting outside a Prince George’s County police station. Malik Ford pled guilty this morning to attempted second degree murder, conspiracy, and a handgun charge. Elijah Ford also pled guilty to conspiracy. Malik faces 20 years in prison, while Elijah faces 12 years. Both are accused of aiding Michael Ford in attempting “suicide by cop” outside the District Three station last year. Officer Jacai Colson was killed by friendly fire during the shootout.

Woman Killed After Running Over Police Officer

A woman from Bowie is dead after fleeing a car accident and running over a police officer. Police say Cariann Hithon was celebrating her birthday when she crashed into a car and fled the scene. She then allegedly crashed into another car and when an officer demanded she pull over, she hit the accelerator. Officers fired several shots at Hithon’s black BMW and she died at the hospital. The police officer who was injured by the vehicle is now in stable condition as doctors treat head and internal injuries.

Report Says Hollywood Mogul Weinstein Accused Of Raping 3 Women

A published report says disgraced entertainment mogul Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted three women. A representative for Weinstein is denying the allegations in a statement to “The New Yorker.” The article released today details allegations of not just sexual harassment, but three incidents involving rape. “The New Yorker” reports actress Asia Argento and former aspiring actress Lucia Evans went on the record alleging Weinstein forced himself on them sexually. A third woman spoke anonymously. Weinstein representative Sallie Hofmeister said “any allegations of non-consensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. Weinstein.”

Trump Will Soon Sign Exec Order On Healthcare

President Trump is expected to sign an executive order that will enable people to buy healthcare across state lines. During a White House photo-op today, Trump said it will lead to great healthcare. He again mentioned how Obamacare is failing. In an earlier tweet, Trump accused Congress of failing to get its act together on repealing and replacing Obamacare.

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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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