Fairfax County Police Department
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July 12, 2013
Reston Police District - Following investigation, detectives arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with the stabbing on Astoria Circle on July 10. Jose Ortiz of 1249 Elden Street, Herndon was charged with malicious wounding and is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center.
The victim remains in the hospital in non-life threatening condition.
Teen Stabbed in Herndon Area
Reston Police District – Officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 2100 block of Astoria Circle shortly after 2 a.m. Wednesday, July 10.
Officers determined that there was a party at this location. A 17-year-old boy had suffered a stab wound following an argument that reportedly took place at the party. The teen was transported to a local hospital in life-threatening condition.
Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Bureau, officers from the Reston Patrol bureau, and the Town of Herndon Police Department are continuing to investigate the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call 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.