The couple were shot in cold blood in their front yard just before 9:30 上午, 费尔法克斯县警方表示.
“他们没有做错. 他们在附近被悲惨地杀害,” 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, 他说.
Edward McDaniel was an active Army colonel, 狐狸 5 of Washington D.C. 已报告.
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.