Charges Dropped in DC Cab Driver’s Death

A Southwest DC man is free Friday after a second-degree murder charge he was facing in the stabbing death of a 60-year-old cab driver was dismissed. The man, Darryl Matthews, appeared in court Thursday. At that hearing prosecutors voluntarily dismissed the case saying that they did not indict the case. Matthews had been in custody … Read more →

Darryl Matthews Released from Halfway House in Hayes Osei Dennis Murder Case

Darryl Matthews was ordered released Friday from a halfway house where he was held while a grand jury investigates a charge that he fatally stabbed 60-year-old Hayes Osei Dennis in July 2012. Matthews has now been placed in the court’s High Intensity Supervision Program and is required to live with his parents, wear a GPS … Read more →

Darryl Matthews Held at Halfway House in Connection with Murder of Hayes Osei Dennis

Judge Russell Canan found probable cause Friday that Darryl Matthews stabbed and killed 60-year-old Hayes Osei Dennis outside the Gold Star Garage on Q Street Southwest last year. Matthews is being held at a halfway house and will be required to wear GPS monitoring. Canan ruled that placement in a halfway house is “more appropriate” … Read more →

Darryl Matthews Held in Connection with Stabbing Death of Hayes Osei Dennis

Wearing a white T-shirt, dark jeans, and black boots, Darryl Matthews appeared before Judge Karen Howze Wednesday where she ruled that there was enough evidence to hold him for 90 days in connection with the stabbing death of 60-year-old taxi driver Hayes Osei Dennis. Dennis died at George Washington University Hospital on July 19, 2012, … Read more →

Darryl Matthews Arrested on Suspicion of Fatal 2012 Stabbing at Taxi Repair Shop

Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force officers arrested a 29-year-old man Tuesday on suspicion of fatally stabbing Hayes Osei Dennis last year. Darryl Matthews, of Southwest D.C., was taken into custody Tuesday on suspicion of second-degree murder while armed, according to a police statement. Police responded at about 7 p.m. July 19, 2012 to Q … Read more →

Darryl D. Matthews

  • Arrested: March 26, 2013
  • Age: 30
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Charges dropped in the July 19, 2012, death of Hayes Osei Dennis.