Judge Dismisses Case Against Kevin Brown in the Murder of James Dean

Kevin Brown was ordered released from jail Thursday and the murder charge against him dropped when prosecutors asked Judge Rhonda Winston to dismiss the case. Brown, 31, has been held for nine months on the second-degree murder charge. Prosecutors had argued that Brown shot 19-year-old James Edward Dean in Feb. 2013. Prosecutors asked that the … Read more →

Judge Finds Substantial Probability in Case Against Kevin Brown

Judge Ronna Beck found substantial probability Friday that Kevin Brown participated in the shooting death of 19-year-old James Edward Dean. Dean died February 10 after being found shot in front of an apartment complex on the 3100 block of Buena Vista Terrace Southeast, according to police. At the preliminary hearing Friday, Detective Hosam Nasr testified … Read more →

Kevin Brown Held in Connection with James Edward Dean Murder

Judge Karen Howze ordered Kevin Brown held Friday pending a preliminary hearing in connection with the shooting death of 19-year-old James Edward Dean. Police found Dean lying on the sidewalk in the 3100 block of Buena Vista Terrace Southeast around 5 p.m. February 10; he later died at Prince George’s County Hospital. Arrest documents say … Read more →

Kevin Brown

  • Arrested: June 6, 2013
  • Age: 31
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Charges dropped in the Feb. 10, 2013, death of James Edward Dean.