UPDATE (1/25 12:09 p.m.): Police have identified the victim as Dimer Josue Diaz Martinez, 21.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — Montgomery County Police are investigating a homicide in Wheaton, the department confirmed Saturday morning.
Police said they received a call around 9:27 p.m. on Friday reporting an assault. Upon arrival, officers found a dead man with bodily trauma, including a neck wound, inside an apartment on Veirs Mill Road.
MCPD says Jose Lara-Chacon, 24, has been arrested on first-degree murder charges. Police say Chacon and the victim knew each other.
The body has been transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy.