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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