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Dye pack explodes on bank robber

OXON HILL, Md. (WUSA9) -- Officials have arrested a man who they say robbed a PNC Bank.

It happened at the PNC Bank in the Rivertowne Commons Shopping Center locating in the 6100 block of Oxon Hill Road.

Officials say the suspect was given money with a dye pack, which exploded in the parking lot.

Tennis pros teach troops

Thwok, Ponk or Bwap!

MORNINGSIDE, Md. - Saturday, October 5th, 2013 is your chance to learn how to play tennis with some of the world's best players - for free and no matter how old you are. Don't worry: you don't have to be an expert, but it is a great opportunity brushing up on your own tennis games, if you have some.

The event is called T3 - Thanking our Troops through Tennis Event. It is a series of tennis clinics joint Base Andrews for individuals of all ages and playing abilities (beginner to advanced).

You can learn all aspects of the game from four former tour players.

Taking part is Dick Stockton, a tennis champion and T3 founder who was once ranked as the eighth best tennis player in the world. 

PHOTOS: Police looking for Md. armed robbery suspects

OXON HILL, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police have released photographs of the suspects involved in an armed robbery in Md. 

The incident happened on September 19 around 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot of a motel located at 6100 block of Oxon Hill Road for an armed robbery.  Eight suspects robbed a man and ran away in a Dodge Durango. Police believe the suspects include seven men and one woman. 

Anyone with information is advised to call Police at (301) 772-4905. 

National Coffee Day 2013 Specials

(WXIA) -- Coffee enthusiasts everywhere know the significance of Sept. 29. For everyone else, it's National Coffee Day 2013.

The day will be celebrated Nationwide with some special deals from coffee shops.

Caribou Coffee will offer a free small cup of Amy's Blend all Sunday. If you buy a tumbler you will get unlimited coffee refills for the entire month of October.

Dunkin' Donuts is offering a free small hot or iced coffee. The offer is only available through the "My Offers" section of the Dunkin' Donuts mobile app for smartphones.

Einstein Bros. Bagels is offering a Buy One Coffee Beverage, Get One Free offer all weekend.

Krispy Kreme is giving out free 12oz coffees all day.

McDonalds is giving away free PremiumRoast Coffee at participating locations.

PG police: $500,000 of jewelry stolen from store

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) - Police in Prince George's County are investigating a $500,000 heist at an Oxon Hill jewelry store.

Police on Friday released a video from the scene in hopes of generating leads.

The robbery took place in May at Rivertowne Jewelers on the 6100 block of Oxon Hill Road. Authorities are now releasing the video in hopes of getting leads. 

Police believe the robbers broke into the store through the roof in the middle of the night, lowering tools down through a hole and using a blow torch to break open the safe.

Authorities say the robbers spent hours inside the store and made off with an estimated $500,000 worth of jewelry

Bank robbery suspect sought

TEMPLE HILLS, Md. (WUSA9) -- Prince George's County police need your help identifying a suspect who they say robbed a bank.

On September 26 at about 11:30 a.m., the suspect robbed the SunTrust Bank in the 4600 block of Old Branch Avenue, officials said. 

Police say the suspect walked up to a teller and passed a note demanding cash. The teller complied and the suspect fled in a gold-colored SUV.

Anyone with information on his identity is asked to call the CID Robbery Unit at (301) 772-4905. Callers can remain anonymous by calling CRIME SOLVERS at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). 

Jan Jeffcoat makes her WUSA9 debut at 11 p.m.

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- You told us you wanted something different, something fast and something that spoke to you, the viewer. We listened. 

On Sunday night, WUSA9 debuted its new anchor, Jan Jeffcoat, and its new 11 p.m. show format, which reflects more viewer-friendly segments. 

We at WUSA9 are always listening to your questions and comments on www.TellWUSA9.com as well. Click the link and tell us what you think about all the hottest topics in today's news, entertainment, weather and local sports.