There were only eight workers at the shipping company's office in Sterling, Virginia, but several were suffering from diarrhea and other severe digestive problems without any discernible cause, WTOP reported . One after another started reporting similar symptoms, but they couldn't identify what illness they had in common.
The Miami Herald, Mon, Oct 24 2016 @ 12:07 PM
Mayda E. Rivera-Juarez, 32, of Sterling, Virginia was charged with pouring cleaning solution into her former company's Keurig coffee machine A disgruntled shipping company employee is charged after coworkers say she made them sick by sneaking cleaning products into their coffee machine. Mayda E. Rivera-Juarez, 32, was arrested on Friday after cops say she poured cleaning fluid meant for windows and bathrooms into the coffeemaker of employees at her former place of business, JAS Forwarding Worldwide on Ocean Court in Sterling, Virginia, according to WTOP .
Daily Mail, Mon, Oct 24 2016 @ 09:03 PM
A woman allegedly poured cleaning products into a coffee machine at work to poison colleagues, leaving some of them in need of medical treatment. Multiple employees at freight company JAS Forwarding Inc reported they became sick after drinking from the Keurig machine, police said.
Metro UK News, Mon, Oct 24 2016 @ 12:42 PM
Ten local charities benefiting Loudoun's elderly and youth gathered Oct. 18 at Shoe's Cup and Cork in Leesburg to receive $96,725 in grants from the Loudoun Impact Fund for the work their organizations have contributed to the community.
Loudoun Times, Mon, Oct 24 2016 @ 04:14 PM
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office says five teenagers have been charged with spray-painting racist graffiti on a 19th century schoolhouse that once served black children in northern Virginia. The Washington Post reported Friday that the four 16-year-olds and a 17-year-old were charged this week with felony destruction of property, among other offenses, after a review by prosecutors found the case does not qualify as a hate crime.
The Las Vegas Sun, Fri, Oct 21 2016 @ 12:16 PM
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that all five of the teenagers are boys and includes three 16-year-olds and a 17-year-old from Sterling and a 16-year-old from Ashburn. Authorities will not release their name due to the fact that all involved are minors.
WMAL-AM Washington, Fri, Oct 21 2016 @ 08:52 AM
A plan for a banquet and events facility in the middle of horse country sparked an outcry from residents of western Loudoun County who attended a public hearing in Leesburg this month to voice their objections. Nearly 30 people spoke against the proposed business at Catesby Farm, about five miles west of Middleburg, arguing that the noise and traffic it would generate would disturb neighboring farms and overwhelm the narrow roads in the area.
The Washington Post, Fri, Oct 21 2016 @ 03:00 AM