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Suspect Wanted in Connection With Silver Spring Homicide Arrested in Virginia

For Immediate Release: Thursday, December 23, 2021

Gaithersburg, MD - The suspect wanted in connection with the November 30 murder of 39-year-old James Richard Beverly has been arrested.


With the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Service and Colonial Heights Police, 43- year-old Tremayne Middleton Dorsey was arrested on the evening of Wednesday, December 22 in Colonial Heights, VA.


Dorsey is alleged to have forced his way into a Silver Spring residence in the 12300 block of Treetop Dr., where he shot and killed Beverly.


The investigation by detectives led them to identify Dorsey as a suspect, and an arrest warrant was obtained for Dorsey.


Dorsey faces extradition to Montgomery County and has been charged with First Degree Murder.



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Release ID: 21-514
Media Contact: S.D. Goff 
Categories: homicide