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Man arrested for homicide from 12 years ago

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Posted at 3:03 PM, Mar 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-07 18:29:31-05

A Maryland man was arrested more than a decade after a homicide in Wicomico County.

Ryan Joseph Ellis, 32, from Princess Anne, was indicted on charges of first-degree murder and second-degree murder for a homicide that happened on Jan. 17, 2010.

Troopers arrested Ellis Monday morning at his home.

Officers responded to a home on Ocean Gateway in Hebron. Troopers found 20-year-old Preston Hyland Morehouse, from Melbourne, Florida dead inside the home.

Detectives identified Ellis as a suspect.

No other suspects have been charged.