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Police identify Silver Spring man found dead in suspected homicide

His body was found Tuesday morning on Treetop Drive

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Montgomery County police have identified a Silver Spring man whose body was found Tuesday morning.

James Richard Beverly, 39, was found dead just before 9 a.m. Tuesday in the 12000 block of Treetop Drive, police said in a press release on Wednesday.

Beverly was found dead inside a residence, according to police spokesman Carlos Cortes-Vazquez.

Police did not provide any additional details Wednesday and said they are investigating Beverly’s death as a homicide. Police have said they think his death was an “isolated incident.”

The area where Beverly’s body was found is just off U.S. 29 in the White Oak area.

Dan Schere can be reached at daniel.schere@bethesdamagazine.com