UPDATE Homicide Suspect Pronounced Dead
Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, Va. 22030
703-246-2253. TTY 703-204-2264. Fax 703-246-4253
News Release:2013-1760109/SB/(1) UPD2
June 27, 2013
UPDATE – Homicide Suspect Pronounced Dead
The suspect in this homicide, Mohammad H. Raza, 20 years old, of Chantilly, was pronounced dead today, Thursday, June 27, at noon. Mohammad and Haseeb Raza were brothers. The 61-year-old victim continues to recover from his injuries.
UPDATE – Homicide Victim Identified
Detectives have determined that a 20-year-old suspect fatally stabbed his brother in the upper body. A second family member, 61 years old, was then stabbed in the upper body when he tried to intervene. The second victim was able to get away from the suspect and fled downstairs. It appears the suspect then shot himself in the upper body.
The second victim is recovering from his injuries. The suspect is being treated for his life-threatening injuries. The deceased has been identified as Haseeb Raza, 24 years old, of Chantilly. No one else inside the home was involved or injured. This investigation is ongoing.
Domestic Death Investigation Continues In Chantilly Area
Sully Police District – On Tuesday, June 25, around 11:19 am, police were dispatched to a private residence in the 4100 block of Travers Court, Chantilly.
Upon arrival officers found three adult males injured. Preliminary information suggests that at least two of the victims suffered from wounds that were consistent with stabbing. Detectives believe that the event was domestic in nature. The three injured men were transported to local hospitals. One of the men later died. An autopsy will be conducted by the Office of the Medical Examiner to determine cause and manner of death.
The investigation continues.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.