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Off-duty DC officer slain; police surround Maryland home

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An off-duty D.C. police officer was fatally shot in Prince George's County, and police said that they have obtained a warrant for his stepson in the killing. About 8 p.m. Monday, officers went to the 6700 block of Green Moss Drive in Upper Marlboro and found 46-year-old Joseph Burrough Newell suffering from gunshot wounds. Newell, who joined D.C.'s Metropolitan Police Department in 1989,...