Category Archives: Death Investgation

Detectives Seek Witnesses, Additional Suspects in Bar Fight that Left One Man Dead and Another Injured

Sully Police District – Detectives investigating the murder of 27-year-old Harold Garnett after a bar fight at Velocity 5 Saturday morning, now believe there was a second assault on another victim during the fight. A preliminary investigation revealed the man in custody, 38-year-old Vidal Flores Cuchillas, along with two other unidentified suspects, also assaulted a 26-year-old man before running from

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Man Dies After Falling From Parking Garage at Reston Town Center

Reston Police District –  An investigation is underway after an 18-year-old fell from the upper level of a parking garage at Reston Town Center. Officers responded to the 11900 block of Freedom Drive Friday evening. Detectives say the man was hanging out with a friend when he accidentally fell off the structure. Robin Buritica Carvajal, of Woodbridge, was taken to the hospital

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UPDATE: MURDER SUSPECT IDENTIFIED

West Springfield Police District – Detectives now know through DNA who killed a 77-year-old Fairfax man on 4/20/17. Phuong Thanh Nguyen, 53, was responsible for the murder of his uncle, Cong Huu Nguyen. The killer fled to Vietnam the day after the homicide and was later found dead there of an apparent suicide. The motive in this murder appears to

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Man Dies From Electrocution While Painting

Mount Vernon Police District —  Officers responded to the 2800 block of Fairhaven Avenue, in the County portion of Alexandria, around 10:40 a.m. for a report of a man who had been electrocuted. A preliminary investigation determined Ervin Marenco Andasol, 36, from Alexandria, had been hired to paint an apartment complex. He moved a tall medal ladder from the side of a

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Fairfax County Police Department Investigating Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office Inmate Death

Detectives are investigating the death of a 53-year-old inmate at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center after she suffered a medical emergency in her cell on August 31 and was taken to the hospital. She was pronounced dead today. Our department investigates any Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office’s in-custody death. To view the Sheriff’s Office release of information regarding this incident,

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UPDATE: Remains of Missing Endangered Fairfax County Teen Found in Prince William County

Mount Vernon Police District – Remains found in Prince William County Tuesday evening have been identified as those of Miguel Angel Ruiz Carrillo, the 18-year-old Fairfax County resident who has been missing since August 3. Prince William County Police have reclassified this case as a homicide and are handling the investigation: Nokesville Homicide Investigation. Please continue to follow us on Twitter,

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Fairfax County Police Department Investigating Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office Inmate Death

Detectives are investigating the death of a 46-year-old inmate at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center. The man was having a medical emergency and was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. Our department investigates all of Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office’s in-custody deaths. To view the Sheriff’s Office release of information regarding this incident, please click here:

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