Arrest Made in Shooting of Teenager


Photo of Leon Malik Johnson

Detectives charged Leon Malik Johnson, 18, of 4435 Pembrook Village Drive, with involuntary manslaughter. The warrant was served this morning at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center without incident.

There is no familial relationship between the suspect and victim.

Correction: The victim resided on Groveton Garden Road not Pembrook Village Drive.


Teenager Dies (Original Release: June 10, 2014)

Officers responded to the 4300 block of Pembrook Village Drive at 7:55 p.m. on Monday, June 9, for a shooting. Two victims, ages 14 and 16, were found and both were transported to local hospitals. The 14-year-old boy is in stable condition. The 16-year-old, Kevin Johnson, of 4435 Pembrook Village Drive, died at the hospital.

Allegedly, there were several people in the home all known to each other. An 18-year-old discharged a weapon which struck the victims. The weapon has been recovered, and detectives do not believe there is any public safety threat. The investigation is on-going.

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