Jalen Keen, Ed Carroll, Fairfax County discussed on WTOP 24 Hour News


Man has been arrested after a shooting in Fairfax County Wednesday. Fairfax County Police charging 20 year old Jalen Keen was shooting and killing Samuel on Yuka and Reston. We say the men attended South Lakes High school, the major Ed Carroll says. Keane was found the Newport News is our first homicide of the year and Perfects County. And the arrest and apprehension of the accused was an example of the exceptional multijurisdictional and interagency team effort. Keen was arrested late Friday night charged with second degree murder. Prince William County officials are looking at higher taxes. They say they need the money to balance the budget. The $1.35 billion spending plan that'll be proposed this week is more than 5% bigger than the county's current budget. As county leaders look to pay for new projects and pay raises for county employees. A big chunk of the increase would be paid for with a proposed tax on cigarettes. County executive Chris Martinez budget proposal includes a 30 Cent per pack tax on cigarettes sold in Prince William County. What's referred to as the car tax would also go up? While residential property tax rates would stay. The same. Rising assessments mean most homeowners will still pay more under the proposal said to be formally unveiled Tuesday. John Doman w T O P News It's a 12 here. Your latest coronavirus numbers 122 new cases in D. C. Today there were new, no new deaths that is down from three yesterday. Maryland reporting 847 new cases down from more than 1100. Maryland's 18 deaths also down from 33 the day before Virginia reporting more than 2500 new cases, But that's down from 3215 the day before 16 people dying in the Commonwealth down from 30. For the latest figures, go to w t o p dot com and concerns about Corona virus vaccine supply to CVS locations in Virginia. Some local leaders say they were kept in the dark. Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman Jeff McKay says he learned about CVS is planned offer vaccinations at a store in Annandale when everyone else did, and that led to worried calls from his residents were concerned that if they had already registered with the county would that put in jeopardy their position in our vaccination roles? He says that Won't happen because both are separate. CVS says it's been working with the state's health department on its rollout, though McKay says the county, which is running its own vaccination registration system, was not a part of those discussions. This announcement with no coordination with Fairfax County and no coordination With our health department has been very frustrating for us like Morello. W T O P News. Let's talk trucks. They are red hot these days. And if you want one. Here's what you need to know it can get overlooked in its category, but the Honda Ridgeline is motor Weeks. 2021 driver's Choice Award winner for best midsize truck Motor Week host John Davis. Arguably this is a pick up truck based on a minivan in an SUV, not a full frame pickup truck. But we did think for the personal use by It's the best one in his class.

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