UPDATE: Composite Being Released of Suspect in Silver Spring Attempted Rape, Indecent Exposure

Detectives from Montgomery County Police-Special Victims Investigation Division continue to investigate an attempted rape and indecent exposure that occurred in Silver Spring on February 25.

Today, detectives are releasing a composite of the suspect.  The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his late 20s to early 30s, 5’08” tall, and approximately 155 pounds.  He has a round, clean shaven face, very thin lips, and very light skin.  He was last seen wearing a black puffy jacket with pockets on both sides and on the sleeves, darks jeans or dark sweat pants, and black sneakers.

Anyone with information about this suspect is urged to contact the Special Victims Investigation Division at 240-773-5050.  Callers may remain anonymous.

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Concern for Missing Gaithersburg Man

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 6th District are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Gaithersburg man.

Camilo Rivera-Feliciano, age 47, of the 6oo block of Pelican Avenue in Gaithersburg, was reported missing by family on Wednesday, February 25.  Mr. Rivera-Feliciano was last seen at his home on Tuesday, February 24 at 5:30 p.m. Police and family are concerned for Rivera’s emotional well-being.

Camilo Rivera-Feliciano is described as a Hispanic male, 5’05” tall, approximately 190 pounds, with brown eyes and short, black and gray hair.  He was last seen wearing a black windbreaker jacket, jeans, black velcro sneakers, and a black baseball hat.

Rivera-Feliciano does not own nor does he have access to a vehicle.  He is known to frequent businesses that offer free Wi-Fi.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Camilo Rivera-Feliciano is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Department at 301-279-8000 (24 hour line).

 

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Camilo Rivera

 

 

Detectives Investigate Attempted Rape and Indecent Exposure in Silver Spring

Detectives from Montgomery County Police-Special Victims Investigation Division are investigating an indecent exposure and an attempted rape that occurred in Silver Spring late last night.

At approximately 11:15 p.m. on February 25, 3rd District Officers responded to an attempted rape that had just occurred in the 1400 block of Hampshire Court West.  The victim, a female age 20, had been walking in the area when she was approached by the suspect.  He attempted to solicit her for sex, but she refused.  The suspect pushed the victim into a wall and assaulted her.  The victim was able to push the suspect away and attempted to flee.  The suspect forced the victim to the ground and attempted to rape her.  The victim yelled and kicked the suspect off of her.  The suspect fled the area.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’08” tall, weighing 170 pounds, and approximately in his late 20’s to early 30’s.  He has no facial hair and was last seen wearing a furry hat, a black jacket, and gray pants.  It is believed this suspect was also involved in an indecent exposure incident prior to the attempted rape.  In that incident, the suspect approached a 36 year-old female victim, attempted to solicit her for sex, and pulled down his pants, exposing his genitals to her.

Anyone with information about these crimes or suspect is urged to contact Special Victims Investigation Division at 240-773-5050.  Callers may remain anonymous.

 

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Update: Suspect Arrested for Homicide of 95-Year-Old Colesville Man

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department-Major Crimes Division have arrested Eric S. Dyson, age 60, of the 500 block of Randolph Road in Silver Spring, for the homicide of 95-year-old Dan Belvin.

On Monday, February 23, at approximately 12:30 p.m., police were called to an apartment in the 500 block of Randolph Road after a concerned friend related to the building property manager that they had not heard from the victim. The building property manager checked the apartment, found the resident deceased, and called 9-1-1.

Responding 4th District Patrol officers found the circumstances to be suspicious and Major Crimes detectives were called to investigate the death. It appeared that Belvin had suffered multiple sharp force injuries.  Based on witness accounts, Belvin was last known to be alive on Thursday, February 19.

During the investigation, Dyson, who resides in the same senior apartment community as the victim, was developed as a suspect. On February 19 at approximately 9:00 p.m., the victim’s card was used at a convenience store located close to the victim’s residence.  Between February 20 and February 23, one of the victim’s credit cards was used at various locations.  Dyson was captured on store video surveillance using the victim’s credit cards.

Detectives also determined that Dyson had been using the victim’s vehicle prior to the victim’s death and that the victim had requested that Dyson return his vehicle keys.

On February 24, a staff member at the senior apartment community observed Dyson driving the victim’s vehicle in the parking lot.  Dyson was arrested by officers.

During questioning, Dyson alleged that he offered sexual favors for the victim in exchange for the use of the victim’s vehicle and money.  He admitted to stabbing the victim in response to alleged unwelcome sexual advances.

Dyson was transported to the Central Processing Unit and charged with first-degree murder, credit card theft and applicable fraud charges, and auto theft. He is scheduled for bond review tomorrow in District Court.

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Eric S. Dyson

 

 

 

Colesville Homicide Victim Now Being Identified

Montgomery County Police-Major Crimes Division continues to investigate a homicide that was discovered yesterday in Colesville at approximately 12:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Randolph Road.

The victim is being identified as Dan Belvin, a retired Naval officer, age 95, of the 500 block of Randolph Road.  He was found with trauma to the upper body.

Police were called to the scene after a concerned friend related that they had not heard from the victim. The building property manager checked the apartment, found the resident deceased, and called 9-1-1. Responding 4th District Patrol officers found the circumstances to be suspicious.

Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-777-5070.  Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).  Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.

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