Detectives Investigating Double Murder in Reston
Fair Oaks Police District – Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that happened around 5 am in the 2600 block of Black Fir Court in Reston. Our preliminary investigation revealed three people were shot. Two were pronounced dead at the scene. They have been identified as 48-year-old Scott Fricker and his wife, Buckley Kuhn-Fricker, 43. The third person was taken to the hospital and is in critical condition. Several others who were inside the home at the time were not injured. Detectives believe all are known to each other and there is no threat to public safety.
Interviews are underway to determine the relationships between those involved, and what may have led to this shooting. Our Victim Services Section is working to provide support and resources to those involved.
No one has been charged at this time. This release will be updated when there are developments we can share.
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