Detectives Investigate Homicide in Falls Church

Mason Police District – Officers responded to the report of a suspicious event at an apartment in the 5500 block of Seminary Road, on Thursday, November 24, shortly after 10 p.m. Based on their initial investigation, they determined that an adult male had sustained trauma to the upper body and was deceased. Homicide and Crime Scene detectives were called to the scene and are in the initial stages of their investigation.

Detectives have one suspect in custody. At this time, there doesn’t appear to be a threat to the public and there is no further information available.

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