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Detectives Investigate Homicide in Silver Spring; Victim’s Identity Released

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Gaithersburg, MD - Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Major Crimes Division are investigating the homicide that occurred in the 12300 block of Treetop Dr. in Silver Spring on Tuesday, November 30.  


Shortly before 9 a.m., 3rd District officers responded to the location and found an adult male victim with trauma to his body. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.  


The victim has been identified as a 39-year-old James Richard Beverly, from Silver Spring. 


Detectives are actively investigating this case and believe this to be an isolated incident.   


Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070 or 240-773-TIPS. 


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Release ID: 21-474
Media Contact: CC 
Categories: homicide