UPDATE to 2014 Homicide in Falls Church
Murder Suspect Believed to Have Fled the U.S.
According to Homicide detectives still actively investigating this case, Juan Matetu Figueroa, wanted for murder in this case, was last seen in North Carolina, in July of 2014. They now have reason to believe that Figueroa has fled the United States and may be in Honduras. Detectives are still asking for anyone with information regarding Figueroa’s whereabouts, to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.
Police have identified the deceased woman as Glenda Aviles, 28. She died of stab wounds. Police have obtained an arrest warrant for murder against her boyfriend Juan Ramon Matetu Figueroa, 35.
Police Investigate Death of Falls Church-area Woman (June 18, 2014)
Mason Police District – Officers responded to check on the welfare of a person in a home located in the 6900 block of Westmoreland Road, Falls Church at around 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 18. No one answered the door and there was nothing that appeared out of the ordinary at that time. Later in the day, officers returned to the home with a homeowner, and entered the residence. They found a woman, believed to be in her mid-20’s, deceased. There were multiple people living in the home; the victim rented one of the rooms. Detectives believe the victim died of trauma but an autopsy conducted by the Office of the Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death. Detectives ask the public’s assistance with helping locate a vehicle that may be related to this crime. A 2004 Gold Mercedes, four-door sedan, Virginia tag WVF-8414, is unaccounted for. It is missing from the area. Presently, the precise model of the vehicle is unknown. Anyone with information on this vehicle, or the incident, is asked to contact police. The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.
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