Death in Culmore Area is Homicide, say Cops
UPDATE: Sept. 2, 2014 – The victim in this case has been identified as Filaberto Felipe Paz Ramirez, 27, 6001 Knollwood Drive. Police were able to contact family members in Guatemala to make notification.
The autopsy has been completed and police are now investigating this case as a homicide. The victim has been identified but next of kin has not been located yet. Upon further investigation, police can no longer rule out the possibility that this is a random act.
PREVIOUS STORY: Around 2:07 a.m. on Monday, September 1, police were called to the 6000 block of Bellview Drive in the Culmore area, for a report of a suspicious person.
Upon arrival, police discovered the body of an adult male in a parking lot with trauma to the upper body.
Police are investigating this as a suspicious death, however there is nothing to indicate any threat to the general public. The exact manner and cause of death will be determined the Office of the Medical Examiner.
Anyone with information is asked to call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131 or 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