UPDATE: News Conference on Developments in 2017 Okla Drive Death Investigation

In January 2017, 51-year-old Donna Pentek was found dead in a home in the 9200 block of Okla Drive in Fairfax. At 3 p.m. today, Major Ed O’Carroll, Commander of our Major Crimes Bureau, will update the community about a development in the investigation.

 MEDIA ALERT

WHERE:

Public Safety Headquarters

12099 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax

Press Room: 2nd Floor

WHEN:

Friday, Feb. 15, at 3 p.m.

PARKING:

Please DO NOT park in the fire lanes. Parking is available in two garages. Please take note of the vehicle height clearances so you don’t damage your vehicles. Satellite trucks may park on the shoulders as you approach the round-a-bout. When you enter the round-about in front of our building, veer right and you will see a garage on your left and a garage on your right. There are a few first-come-first-serve spots as soon as you enter the garage on the right. There are additional visitor spots in the garage on the left. There will be officers outside to help guide you.

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(Original release date: January 7, 2017)

Update to Double Shooting on Okla Drive; Decedent Identified

As detectives continue their investigation into yesterday’s double shooting on Okla Drive, they have identified the deceased woman as 51-year-old Donna Pentek. The 53-year-old man who was shot, remains in the hospital but his injuries are now considered non-life-threatening. Detectives are attempting to piece together a chronology of the events that led to the shooting.

 

(Original release date: January 6, 2017)

Detectives Investigating Suspected Domestic-Related Double Shooting in Fairfax 

Mason Police District: At 3:25 this afternoon, we got a call for a shooting at a home in the 9200 block of Okla Drive in Fairfax; the call came from a family member. When officers arrived, they found a woman who had been shot; she was pronounced dead at the scene. They also found a man who had been shot; he was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Detectives believe this is a domestic-related incident and that there is no threat to the community. They are currently conducting interviews, canvassing the neighborhood and gathering information. Crime scene technicians are processing the scene.