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Man Dead in Shooting in Great Falls

A 21-year-old man is dead after being shot by an acquaintance inside a business on March 13. Officers responded to Vapology101 in the 10100 block of Colvin Run Road around 7:40 for a shooting. Bao Hung Van, of Herndon, was found and pronounced dead at the scene. The suspect was still at the business when officers arrived, and was taken into custody without incident. Manvinder Aulakh, a 22-year-old from McLean, was charged with murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He is being held at the Adult Detention Center without bond - according to FCPD.

Detectives are continuing to investigate the incident and what led up to the shooting. There does not appear to be a threat to public safety or the community as this is believed to be an isolated incident involving parties who knew each other.