MARYLAND (DC News Now) — Three days after police identified a pregnant woman found dead in her Silver Spring apartment, the victim’s family has spoken out.
Denise Middleton was funny, witty and loving. She loved fashion, hair and makeup. She could make clothes for anything. Her laughter was infectious and her jokes were the highlight of a special moment. She said to all who heard! Her heart was so big and she always made sure she knew you loved you.Denise was a walking book of positive affirmations.When she met you she said I always said nice things about you. She always compliments someone and gives her love. If you had a disagreement with her she will make sure she makes things right.Dennis was very loved and cared for by her family. We are heartbroken that this was her story and reality. I wish our efforts had brought her back to her home. Dennis and Baby Ezekiel are loved and missed by the Middletons. Thank you for all your prayers and kind words! This shook our family but brought us even closer!We will ensure justice is served for her and her baby Ezekiel #protectblackwomen
Statement from Dennis Middleton’s family
Police found Middleton’s body while searching the suspect’s apartment after the fatal shooting at a gas station.