Detectives Search for Human Remains

Mason and McLean Police Districts – Acting on information recently received, detectives are searching for human remains in two areas in the county. The first being on the grounds of Holmes Run Park, near the 6000 block of Crater Place. The second site is at Lemon Road Park, in the Falls Church area of the county.

Homicide, Gang Unit and Crime Scene detectives are joined by members of the police department’s Search and Rescue Unit, along with two “Live find” and cadaver dog teams from the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, Urban Search and Rescue Team and one cadaver dog team from the Montgomery County, Maryland Police Department.

These searches could continue for an extended period of time.

Anyone with additional information related to this case is asked to contact the Major Crimes Division 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.

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