Police Investigate Shooting

Police Investigate Shooting

— Mount Vernon District police officers, initially called for a noise complaint at the intersection of San Leandro Place and Mendocino Place at 11;30 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, found a 47-year-old man sitting in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim of this homicide has been identified as Morgan Detroy Monroe Jr., 47 of Landover, Md. The vehicle he was found in is a black, 1996 Honda Accord, four-door.

Police are investigating this as a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus a message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.