UPDATE: Man Charged in Falls Church Homicide


Police have charged Santos Narcisco Osorio, 34, of Falls Church, for the murder of 23-year-old Edgar Armando Serrano, of Annandale.

After an arduous day-long investigation, detectives determined the victim and suspect were at a party in the 7700 block of Camp Alger Avenue. Shortly after 4 a.m. today, a fight started between them. The victim fled the home on foot. The suspect gave chase, caught up to him in the 7600 block of Trail Run Road then assaulted him again and fled.

The victim’s injuries appear to have been caused by a sharp instrument. The exact cause and manner of death will be determined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

Detectives from the Homicide and Crime Scene Sections worked quickly to identify possible suspects and around 4 p.m., Osorio was located at his home and taken into custody. He was transported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center and charged with homicide.



Police Investigate Murder in Falls Church Area

Police are investigating a homicide that occurred on Friday, December 25 in the 7600 block of Trail Run Road. Officers responded to a report of a fight and discovered an adult man, unresponsive, on the ground outside. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Homicide and Crime Scene Detectives responded and are working to determine the victim’s identity and circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting http://www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES (274637) ** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.