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Stabbing Suspect Dies, Snow Day No Holiday, McDonnell Charged and Bao Bao Visit Tips

Plus, a suspect bites and breaks police officer's hand.

Bao Bao making her media debut Jan. 6; photo by Abby Wood, Smithsonian's National Zoo
Bao Bao making her media debut Jan. 6; photo by Abby Wood, Smithsonian's National Zoo

By Greg Hambrick

Sadly, it's not unusual to see stories of suspects biting police officers during an arrest. Usually, the injury isn't this severe.

A woman in Fredericksburg is accused of biting a police officer. "In the course of being bitten or forcibly removing his hand, the officer's hand fractured," according to a police spokesperson. "It was his left hand and he is left handed."

Read more about the incident and the rest of the stories in our daily digest of top news from around the region.

Georgetown Stabbing Suspect Dies of Heart Attack

Woman Bites, Breaks Police Officer's Hand

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell and Wife Formally Charged in Gifts Scandal

McLean Woman Dies from Injuries Sustained in December Fire

Snow Day in Virginia and Washington

Tips for Visiting Giant Panda Cub Bao Bao at the National Zoo

Wedding Brand To Set Up Shop In Georgetown Anthropologie

Altoids Tin to Valentine Shrine

Herndon Mayor Lisa Merkel Announces Campaign Decision

Historical Society to Discuss Efforts to Preserve Historic Cemeteries

Fairfax Schools Dip Into Makeup Days for Weather Cancellations

Virginia's Hybrid Tax on Path to Repeal

Dig it, McLean: Fairfax County Offers Snow Shoveling Tips, Video

Hundreds of Flights Cancelled, Delayed at Reagan National, Dulles International Airports

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