Cecil Brown
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(VIDEO) Takoma Park Woman and Her Alleged Lover Accused of Homicide

The wife of the man found dead in his backyard in Takoma Park last August appeared in court Monday on murder charges.

Cecil Brown Photo | Takoma Park Police

Cecil Brown
Photo | Takoma Park Police

Larlane Pannell-Brown is being held on $5 million bond and is accused of conspiring to kill her husband, Cecil Brown. Her alleged lover, Hussain Ali  Zadeh is also charged with first-degree murder in the case. He is being held on $3 million bond.

Montgomery County State’s Attorney John McCarthy updated in the media on the case.

Police say they found internet searches on Larlane Pannell-Brown’s phones relating to death including “what happens if you get tasered in the head” and “what drinks cause heart failure.”

Police found the body of Cecil Brown in his backyard off Colby Avenue on Aug. 4

During the investigation, police said they found a folder titled “Ali” at Brown’s home containing a life insurance policy on Cecil Brown with Zadeh as the beneficiary.

Additional information on the arrest was not immediately available.


Takoma Park Police Investigate Suspicious Death as Homicide (PHOTO)

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UPDATED 8.5.14 Takoma Park Police are investigating the death of 73-year-old Cecil Brown as a homicide. On Aug. 4, police received two reports of a disturbance in the 800 block of Colby Avenue. When police arrived at the scene, they found Brown deceased in his backyard. On Aug. 5, police said the Medical Examiner has […]

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One Response to “(VIDEO) Takoma Park Woman and Her Alleged Lover Accused of Homicide”

  1. On June 3, 2015 at 2:36 pm responded with... #

    Would like to see or hear some real evidence

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