Update – Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office Releases Deputy’s Name

Mason Police District – The Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office released the following statement this afternoon:

“The Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office continues to cooperate with the Fairfax County Police Department’s investigation of the August 15 deputy-involved shooting on the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. The deceased has been identified as 29-year-old Jovany Martinez of no fixed address. The deputy involved, MDS Patrick McPartlin, is an 18-year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office assigned to the Confinement Division. He remains on administrative leave. On August 19, 2016, the Police Department reported information related to the shooting. All questions regarding the investigation should be directed to the Fairfax County Police Public Affairs Bureau at FCPD-PIO@fairfaxcounty.gov.”

Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office news release

Detectives from the police department’s Major Crimes Division continue their investigation and ask that anyone with information regarding this case, please contact the Major Crimes Division at 703-246-7800.

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