House Fire Leads to Death Investigation in Lorton

Franconia Police District – The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department was called to the 8100 block of Arcade Street around 5:15 p.m. for a house fire. We responded to assist with a death investigation as a young boy was pronounced deceased at the scene. Additionally, four adults were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Homicide and Crime Scene detectives responded and are actively working the investigation in conjunction with the Fairfax County Fire Marshal’s Office.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Vickery at 703-246-7800 or Crime Solvers electronically by visiting or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637) or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.