After further investigation following the shooting this morning, detectives arrested Freddy A. Bonilla Rodriguez, 39, of Alexandria. He has been charged with second-degree murder and is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center without bond. The victim has been identified, but is not yet being released pending notifications to the next of kin.
Original Release (September 21, 2015)
Detectives are investigating a death that occurred in the 3800 block Havenwood Place in the Alexandria area on Monday, September 21. Police responded to the home at around 1:30 a.m. for a report of an assault. Upon police arrival to the home, officers discovered a man with an apparent gunshot wound to his upper body. Another resident of the home, an adult male located at the scene, is believed to be responsible for the shooting. The gun believed to be involved was recovered.
The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death is continuing. This case appears to be isolated to the residence, and the two men involved were known to each other. There is no apparent threat to the safety of the public. The Office of the Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.
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Categories: Death Investgation