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- Ninth murder of the new year.
- Arrests in 21 Jan 2005 murder:
- Molina, Elvin Leonel, 21
- Molina, Jose Tomas, 35
- Henriquez, Jose Hilberto, 41
- Safety foremost; Recent spate of assaults prompts shopping malls to beef up security.
- Gazette, 27 Jan 2006 (by Marcus Moore, Staff Writer).
Two months ago, Matthew Pickett, a 21-year-old Upper Marlboro resident, became the first homicide victim at the $85 million Boulevard at the Capital Centre in Largo.
The slaying was one of several violent incidents in recent months at malls statewide — from Baltimore to Montgomery and Prince George’s counties, and elsewhere — that have prompted mall owners, managers and security executives to ratchet up security.
- School honors slain teacher with poetry.
- Gazette, 26 Jan 2006 (by Lester J. Davis, Staff Writer).
. . . About 70 students, parents and teachers filled the multi-purpose room Friday evening for a poetry night tribute to Matthew L. Pickett Jr., a teacher’s aide at Rosaryville, who was beaten to death Nov. 5, 2005 at the Boulevard at the Capital Centre, in Largo. . . .