Kevin Benbow Sentenced to 10 Years for Sept 2010 Murder of Jinnell McQueen

Kevin Benbow pleaded guilty to a charge of second-degree murder while armed Friday and was sentenced to 10 years in prison in connection with the Nov. 2010 shooting death of 42-year-old Jinnell Barbara McQueen. Benbow, who was 17 at the time of the shooting, was charged as an adult in the case. Benbow was arrested … Read more →

Preliminary Hearing for Kevin Benbow Postponed for the Seventh Time

The preliminary hearing of Kevin Benbow, 17-year-old suspected in the November 2010 shooting death of Jinnell McQueen, was cut short today in D.C. Superior Court after a private conversation between Judge William Jackson and the attorneys handling the case. At the hearing, the prosecutor and defense attorney approached the bench and spoke with the Jackson. … Read more →

Court Apperances for Kevin Benbow, Rashad Slye Postponed

Preliminary hearings scheduled for Friday in two murder cases have been postponed. Rashad Slye, who was due to appear on a charge of first degree felony murder while armed in the shooting death of Domingo Ezirike, is now expected for a preliminary hearing on Nov. 29. Kevin Benbow, who was due to appear on a … Read more →

Kevin Benbow's preliminary hearing continued to June

A preliminary hearing for Kevin Benbow, suspected of first degree murder in the shooting death of Jinnell McQueen, was postponed today at the request of both his defense attorney and a government prosecutor. He was not present in the courtroom this morning. Benbow is now expected in court for the hearing on June 2. Charging … Read more →

Kevin Benbow Charged as Adult in Shooting Death of Jinnell McQueen

A 17-year-old suspected in the November 2010 shooting death of a Seat Pleasant woman in Southeast D.C., has been charged as an adult in the case. According to court documents, Kevin Benbow was presented with the first-degree murder charge Saturday and ordered held pending a preliminary hearing in the case. Charging documents allege that Benbow … Read more →

Teen Arrested in Shooting Death of 42-year-old Seat Pleasant, Md. Woman

MPD announced today that a 17-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of homicide in the death of Jinnell McQueen in November. The teen was not identified because he is being charged as a juvenile. A D.C. Courts representative was not immediately available to say when the teen is expected to be charged. MPD’s press … Read more →

Kevin Benbow

  • Arrested: April 1, 2011
  • Age: 19
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Pleaded guilty in the Nov. 7, 2010 death of Jinnell Barbara McQueen.