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Multiple male suspects break into Germantown home

GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA9) -- A home invasion in Germantown is under investigation after several male suspects broke into the house and accosted multiple victims late Sunday night, police said.

The home invasion happened around 10:45 p.m. on Appledowre Circle in Germantown, Md, Montgomery County police said.

The victims have not been cooperative with the investigation as of now, according to authorities. It has not been determined whether or not anything was taken from the home.

Teen charged in Germantown attempted murder to be in court

GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA9) -- A 15-year-old from Montgomery County will appear in court Monday on attempted murder charges.

Marvin Frazier of Germantown is being charged in the shooting of a 16-year-old, police said.

At approximately 11:14 a.m. on March 9th, police say officers were called to Crystal Rock Drive in Germantown for a report of a shooting. Officers were unable to locate a victim or evidence of shooting.

Md. 15-year-old charged with attempted murder

Gas dryer explosion at a dry cleaners in Germantown

GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA 9) -- There was a gas dryer explosion at Zips Dry Cleaners in Germantown Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

The dry cleaners is located located at 13081 Wisteria Drive in the Lotte Plaza Market Shopping Center.

Fire officials say the fire caused the sprinkler system to activate.

No injuries have been reported at this time, fire officials said.

Firefighters were able to get the fire under control and fire officials say firefighters are working to remove smoke from the building.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

2 adults displaced in Germantown house fire

GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA9) -- Two adults and one pet have been displaced after a Germantown house fire Saturday night.

The fire happened at 11423 Brudridge Ter, in Germantown, Md. according to Montgomery County and Fire. The fire was in the attic and was put out.

Nobody was injured.

METRO SCHOOL of the ARTS ACADEMY AUDITIONS, SUN., MAR. 1; for 2015-2016 School Year

METRO SCHOOL of the ARTS ACADEMY AUDITIONS, SUN., MAR. 1; for 2015-2016 School Year

Students interested in attending the Metropolitan School of the Arts (MSA) of Alexandria and Lorton, Va. can audition on Sun., Mar. 1 at MSA Lorton Campus at 9601 Ox Road. Auditions are required as part of the 2015-2016 academy registration. The MSA Academy audition is for performing arts students from 6th grade to 12th grade. Students should call 703-339-0444 ext.3 or visit www.metropolitanarts.org to register for an audition time. 

The audition process will give prospective students an opportunity to demonstrate his or her skills in dance, music and theater for the chairs of the respective arts departments.  Applicants must attend a live audition if they live within three geographical states of MSA.  Prospective students living beyond the three-state radius may submit a DVD audition. 

FOUND: Kiersten Dale Plummer, 17, Germantown

GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County police say a missing 17-year-old girl has returned home safe and unharmed.


Kiersten Dale Plummer, 17 was last seen on November 23 at her home, police said.

Her family and police are worried because they have not seen or heard from Kiersten.

The missing teenager is described as a white female, standing 4'11'' tall and weighing 110 pounds. She has blue eyes and red hair. Police believe she may be with her boyfriend or other acquaintances.

Anyone who has information regarding Kiersten Dale Plummer's whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24hrs). Callers may remain anonymous.

FOUND: Gregory Walker, 13, Germantown, Md.

GERMANTOWN, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County Police say they have found a 13-year-old boy from Germantown, Md.

Gregory Walker was reported missing by his family this weekend.

Police say he was located "alive and well" on Tuesday.