Suspect arrested in Landover homicide

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Jimmy Belton

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. — Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a fatal assault in Landover on November 11.

The victim, Dwayne Crawford, 50, died of blunt force trauma to the head in his home. The suspect arrested is Jimmy Belton, 45, who apparently knew Crawford before the assault.

Belton has been charged with second degree murder, manslaughter and assault. He is being held without bond.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925.