The man who arranged a robbery that led to the murder of 37-year-old Matthew Shevlin was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Friday. As part of a plea agreement, Eugene Sherman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Sherman conspired with Joseph Jennings Jr., 36, and 18-year-old David Harvey to break into a condominium on 400 block of M St., NW to […]
The man police say arranged the botched robbery that led to the death of 37-year-old Matthew Shevlin has accepted a plea deal.
One of the three men charged with the murder of Matthew Shevlin in a botched drug robbery was sentenced to 24 years in prison. Joseph Jennings., Jr. killed Shevlin after he and two other men tried to break into Shevlin’s apartment to steal drugs. Jennings was arrested and charged with first-degree murder, but accepted a […]
Superior Court Judge Michael Ryan allowed the murder case against Davalier Nehemiah Harvey, 18, charged with the alleged murder of 37-year-old Matthew Shevlin sealed. Harvey was in court for a felony status conference when Ryan asked both parties to speak with him privately. The conversation lasted for 20 minutes and then, without any further statements […]
Eugene Sherman and Joseph Jennings waived their rights to a preliminary hearing in the case against them for the alleged murder of Matthew Shevlin. Another suspect in this homicide, David Harvey will appear in court Thursday. Sherman, 53, Jennings, 35, and Harvey, 18, have all been charged with first-degree murder while armed in the January 22 shooting […]