Richard Gray III, a 39-year-old man from Clinton, Prince George’s County, has been arrested and charged with the murder of his wife, Sheray Gray. The incident occurred during a domestic disturbance at their home. The community is urged to provide any information that may assist in the investigation. Resources and support are available for victims of domestic violence. Richard Gray III will now face the charges in court. David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor reported
Clinton, Prince George’s County – On August 5, 2023, a tragic incident occurred in Clinton, resulting in the arrest and charge of Richard Gray III, a 39-year-old man, by the Homicide Unit of the Prince George’s County Police Department. Gray is accused of murdering his 31-year-old wife, Sheray Gray, in their home.
The distressing events unfolded around 12:40 am when authorities received a distress call about a domestic disturbance at the 10000 block of Wisteria Way. Upon arrival, officers found the lifeless body of Sheray Gray, who had suffered severe trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.
An initial investigation revealed that the fatal attack occurred during a heated argument between the couple. Richard Gray III was immediately taken into custody by law enforcement at the crime scene.
Following the investigation, Richard Gray III has been charged with first-degree murder and other related charges in connection with his wife’s violent death. Due to the seriousness of the charges, Gray is being held without bond and has been placed in the custody of the Department of Corrections.
The community has been urged to provide any information or tips that may assist the ongoing investigation. Crime Solvers offers an anonymous hotline at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) for individuals who wish to remain unidentified. Tips can also be submitted online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com or through the “P3 Tips” mobile app available for download on the Apple Store or Google Play. When providing information, please refer to case number 23-0045805.
This deeply distressing incident has shocked and saddened the community. As authorities continue to gather evidence and piece together the events leading up to this tragedy, friends and neighbors of the victim remember Sheray Gray as a compassionate and vibrant individual, struggling to come to terms with the loss of a beloved community member in such a violent manner.
The Prince George’s County Police Department and the Homicide Unit are dedicated to conducting a thorough and diligent investigation into the circumstances surrounding this incident. The department also offers resources and support to those affected by domestic violence, encouraging individuals to seek help and report any signs of abuse.
The case will now proceed through the legal system, with Richard Gray III facing the charges brought against him in a court of law. The community is eagerly awaiting justice for the untimely death of Sheray Gray and will closely follow the court proceedings.
This tragedy serves as a solemn reminder of the prevalence of domestic violence and its devastating consequences. It is crucial for the community to come together, support each other, and seek help when needed. Victims of domestic violence can find organizations and support networks readily available, offering resources to those in distress.