3rd suspect arrested for 2018 gang-related fatal stabbing in Pr. George’s Co.

WASHINGTON — A 19-year-old’s body was found in a wooded area of Prince George’s County, Maryland, last year, and after nearly seven months of looking for the third suspect, authorities arrested the 18-year-old in Georgia Tuesday.

Francisco Sosa, of no fixed address, was arrested in Gwinnett County in connection with the fatal stabbing of 19-year-old Herson Mejia-Alvarez of Riverdale in May 2018.

Mejia-Alvarez’s body was found by police in a wooded area of the 8900 block of New Hampshire Avenue last May. According to the medical examiner, Mejia-Alvarez died from blunt force trauma.

Baltimore police announce bust of Black Magic drug gang

BALTIMORE — Baltimore police announced on Wednesday a major drug bust, a first for the newly formed Major Case Squad aimed at getting violent offenders off the streets.

City police said its Major Case Squad broke up the Black Magic drug gang that was operating in what police said is one of Baltimore's most violent neighborhoods. Police said the bust comes thanks to members of the community who provided helpful information.

Interim Baltimore Police Commissioner Gary Tuggle said the takedown of the Black Magic drug-trafficking operation resulted from a more than four-month operation.

Police said the group, led by Antonio "Tone" Johnson and Devon "Cheese" Jones, operated in the 2400 block of Woodbrook Avenue near the intersection of North and Pennsylvania avenues, one of the most