Update: Sixth Suspect Arrested for Wheaton Homicide

Jose Luis Lainez-Martinez

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Major Crimes Division have arrested and charged Jose Luis Lainez-Martinez, age 26, of the 10300 block of Tulsa Drive in Adelphi, for the May 26 homicide of 29-year-old Francisco Anton Medrano-Campos. 

Detectives had previously arrested and charged Carlos Andres Orellana, age 21, of the 2200 block of Greenery Lane in Silver Spring, Daniel E. Huezo Landaverde, age 19, of the 12300 block of Bush Drive in Silver Spring, Oscar Effrain Zavala-Urrea, age 19, of the 3400 block of Hampton Hollow Drive in Silver Spring, Romeo Almengor Oxlaj-Lopez, age 20, of the 2300 block of Glenallen Avenue in Silver Spring, and Victor Alfonso Cruz-Orellana, age 21, of the 2700 block of Randolph Road in Silver Spring, for Medrano-Campos’ murder.

On Tuesday, May 26, at approximately 7:07 am, officers from the 4th District were dispatched to a shooting that had just occurred in the 2300 block of Glenmont Circle in Wheaton.  Upon arriving on the scene, officers discovered Medrano-Campos suffering from gunshot wounds.  Lifesaving efforts were taken, but Medrano-Campos succumbed to his injuries on the scene.

During the investigation, detectives identified Orellana, Landaverde, Zavala-Urrea, Oxlaj-Lopez, Cruz-Orellana, and Lainez-Martinez as the suspects in Medrano-Campos’ homicide.  Investigators obtained arrest warrants for the six suspects charging them with one count each of first-degree murder.

On June 29, Lainez-Martinez was arrested on the strength of the Montgomery County arrest warrant.  Lainez-Martinez is being held without bond.

 

Detectives Investigate Hate-Based Vandalism to Wilson Wims Elementary School

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police -5th District Investigative Section are investigating a hate-based vandalism that occurred to the Wilson Wims Elementary School located at 12520 Blue Sky Drive in Clarksburg.

On Thursday, June 18, a Wilson Wims Elementary School employee reported to police that she had discovered racially-themed words spray-painted on a sidewalk near the side of the school.

On Wednesday, June 24, an additional Wilson Wims Elementary School employee reported that he had discovered racially-themed words spray-painted on the roof overhang of a portable classroom.

Investigators believe that the vandalism occurred sometime between June 17 and June 18.  Detectives are asking residents who live near the school and who have home surveillance cameras, to review their surveillance video during the June 17 to June 18 time frame for any suspicious activity at or around the school.

Anyone with information about this vandalism and/or the suspect(s) is asked to contact the 5th District Investigative Section at 240-773-6237.  For those who wish to remain anonymous, Crime Solvers of Montgomery County is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for any information that leads to the arrest of the suspect(s).  Tipsters can call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411 TIPS (8477).

(LOCATED) Concern for Missing Adelphi Area Woman

Indranie Theresa Deonarine

Update: June 26, 2020 – Indranie Theresa Deonarine has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Adelphi area woman.

Indranie Theresa Deonarine, age 44, was last seen by family at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 21 when she left her Mount Pisgah Road home in a taxi.  Family has been unable to contact her since that time.

Deonarine is approximately 5’2” tall and weighs approximately 125 pounds.  She has black hair and brown eyes.

Police and family are concerned for Deonarine’s physical and emotional welfare.

Anyone with information regarding Indranie Theresa Deonarine’s whereabouts is asked to call the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24-hour line).

Concern for Missing Fairland Area Man

Ababacar Sadikh Dieye

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Fairland area man.

Ababacar Sadikh Dieye, age 19, was last seen by family at approximately 5:30 p.m. this evening (Monday, June 22) when he left his Daleshire Way home on foot.

Dieye is approximately six-foot-tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds.  He has black hair and brown eyes.  Dieye was last seen wearing a black and white rain jacket, black pants, and black shoes.

Police and family are concerned for Dieye’s physical and emotional welfare.

Anyone with information regarding Ababara Sadikh Dieye’s whereabouts is asked to call the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24-hour line).

(LOCATED) Concern for Missing Silver Spring Area Man

William Howard Flowers

Update: June 26, 2020 – William Howard Flowers has been located safe and unharmed.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – 3rd District Investigative Section are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Silver Spring area man.

William Howard Flowers, age 76, was last seen by family on Friday, June 19 when he left his Albert Stewart Lane home on foot.

Flowers is approximately 5′ 11″ tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds.  He has black hair and brown eyes.  Flowers was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, a black zip-up sweatshirt, and jeans.

Police and family are concerned for Flowers’ welfare.

Anyone with information regarding William Howard Flowers’ whereabouts is asked to call the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24-hour line).