The couple were shot in cold blood in their front yard just before 9:30 午前, フェアファックス郡警察は言った.
“彼らは何も悪いことをしなかった. 彼らは彼らの近所で悲劇的にそして恐ろしく殺害されました,” Fairfax County police Maj. Ed O’Carroll said at an evening news conference.
O’Carroll identified the victims as Edward McDaniel Jr., 55, and Brenda McDaniel, 63. Both were military physicians, 彼は言った.
Edward McDaniel was an active Army colonel, 狐 5 of Washington D.C. 報告.
Police had yet to identify the suspect — or suspects — who they believe killed the couple. Investigators were searching for a 2018 light-colored Nissan Altima with Maryland plate number 1EF1479.