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Third Suspect Arrested In Police Station Ambush

A third suspect is under arrest for the ambush of a Prince George’s County police station.  Police have arrested the brother of Michael and Malik Ford, who were apprehended yesterday shortly after the attack on the District 3 station in Landover.  Prince George’s County Police Officer Jacai Colson was shot and killed during the assault.  ABC-7 reports the death of Officer Jacai [[juh-KYE]] Colson may have roots in South Carolina.  Sources say Michael Ford is wanted for an assault of his wife in that state.

Metrorail Returning To Normal

Metrorail is slowly returning to normal after a sluggish morning thanks to a cable fire on the Orange Line.  Trains were skipping McPherson Square and Farragut West until around 10 a.m.  In addition, there was single tracking between Smithsonian and Foggy Bottom.  Many commuters saw up to one-hour delays. >>Eight Firefighters Hurt In House Fire

Eight Firefighters Hurt In House Fire

Three families need a place to stay after a three-alarm fire destroyed their home.  It happened early this morning in Montgomery County in Germantown on Churubusco Lane.  The town house collapsed and there was some extension to the home next door.  Eight firefighters were hurt but none of the injuries are life-threatening.  A total of eighteen people and pets were displaced.

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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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