Case Reopened, Melvin Linkins Indicted in Marc Dancy Murder

Melvin Linkins was arraigned Friday on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the 2011 death of 37-year-old fireman, Marc Emilio Dancy. Linkins pleaded not guilty to the charge and is on supervised release pending a status hearing on Jan. 15, 2014. Linkins was originally arrested for Dancy’s death in August, but was released … Read more →

Melvin Linkins Held in Connection with 2011 Marc Dancy Murder

Marc Emilio Dancy, the DC firefighter killed in January 2011, may have been involved in an affair with the wife of the man accused of killing him. That’s according to charging documents made public Friday at the suspect’s first court appearance. The suspect, Melvin Lamond Linkins, was presented with a charge of second-degree murder in … Read more →

Marc Dancy’s 2011 Death Ruled a Homicide, Melvin Linkins Arrested

The death of a Maryland man which occurred more than two years ago has been ruled a homicide and a suspect has been arrested. Marc Emilio Dancy, 37, was found Jan. 23, 2011, unconscious in the 3000 block of 7th Street Northeast. He had suffered blunt force trauma to his head and chest. Dancy’s manner … Read more →

Melvin Lamond Linkins

  • Arrested: Aug. 1, 2013
  • Age: 39
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Unknown

Suspected in the Jan. 23, 2011 death of Marc Emilio Dancy.