Category Archives: Shooting

Shooting in Bailey’s Crossroads: Police Seek Information

Mason Police District – Detectives are currently investigating a shooting that took place early this morning that left one man in critical condition.  Officers responded to the 5800 block of Columbia Pike at the Palenque Restaurant, around 2:17 a.m., for a man that had been shot.  The man was shot in his upper body and was taken to the hospital with

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Detectives Investigating Shooting in Alexandria Area of Fairfax County

Franconia Police District – Detectives are in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County investigating a shooting that left a man in critical condition. Officers responded to the 6000 block of Estates Drive at about 10 last night where they found a man with life-threatening injuries after being shot multiple times. Detectives are still in the early stages of this investigation

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Security Guard Shoots Armed Man Outside Community Center

Mount Vernon Police District — An investigation is underway after a uniformed security guard shot a man with a knife outside the Gum Springs Community Center. It happened around 1:15 this afternoon in the 8100 block of Fordson Road. A preliminary investigation by detectives in our Major Crimes Bureau shows the security guard had approached a man by the bleachers

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One Injured After Shooting in Mount Vernon District

Mount Vernon Police District – A man is recovering after being shot multiple times last night. The victim was walking in the 8000 block of Janna Lee Avenue around 10:00 when witnesses report hearing shots being fired. A white vehicle, possibly an Infinity, was seen leaving the area immediately following the shots. Mount Vernon District officers quickly responded and rendered

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Update: Victims of McLean Murder-Suicide Identified

McLean Police District – Homicide detectives have preliminary determined that last night’s death investigation in the McLean area to be a domestic-related double murder-suicide. The decedents have been identified as Shirley Zhou, 48, James Wenjie Chen, 16, and Hong Chen, 52, of McLean. It is believed that Hong Chen fatally shot his wife, Shirley Zhou, and son, James Chen. We are

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UPDATE: Suspect who Fired Shots at Officer Charged with Attempted Capital Murder

Brian Neftali Landaverde Earlier today the suspect involved in the shooting at the officer’s marked cruiser on January 22, was charged by our Major Crimes detectives. Brian Neftali Landaverde, 21, of Herndon, was charged with attempted capital murder and using a firearm in the commission of a felony. Our detectives worked tirelessly to put together the sequence of events that

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