Fatal Shooting in Annandale
On Wednesday, June 8 around 1:28 p.m., police were called to a home in the 3400 block of Beverly Drive, for the report of a shooting. The preliminary investigation has determined that a man apparently wounded two adults at the home. Patrol officers, SWAT, K-9, the police helicopter (Fairfax 1) and other police assets responded and set up a perimeter. Personnel from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department also responded. Arriving officers observed a man deceased outside the home, in the yard. While conducting a search for the suspect, SWAT officers located a second victim, an adult female, inside the home. The suspect, an adult male, was also located inside the home and taken into custody. The female victim was transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital with life-threatening injuries. Detectives from the Major Crimes Division and from the Crime Scene Section are on the scene. The relationship between the victims and the suspect has yet to be determined. The suspect was transported to Fairfax County Police Headquarters. The case remains active and the investigation is ongoing.
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The information contained in this news release is based on the preliminary investigation and is subject to change as the investigation continues.