The young woman who was found dead Sunday afternoon in a backyard swimming pool in Arlington has been identified by Arlington police. She is 22-year-old Megan Criste of Burke.
The owner was going outside to use her pool in the 1700 block of North Adam St. when she discovered the body, said Matt Martin, spokesman for Arlington County Police. Police are requesting information from anyone who may have seen Criste or been with her in the hours before her death.
The death is being investigated as a suspicious one. An autopsy was performed and results are pending awaiting additional testing.