Death Investigation in Springfield


Police responded for the report of a stabbing in the 7400 block of Loughboro Lane on Wednesday, February 10 shortly before 2 p.m. Officers located an unresponsive, 19-year-old male, with an apparent stab wound to the upper body. They initiated CPR until rescue arrived a short time later. The victim was ground transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital with life-threatening injuries. The victim, Shaki Ezekiel Phillip, was pronounced dead a short time later.
Two male suspects, in their late teens, were seen leaving the scene. Detectives have reason to believe that this is not a random event.
The investigation continues.
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