Arrest for Murder in Mount Vernon

Arrest for Murder in Mount Vernon

Detectives from the Fairfax County Police  Fugitive Track and Apprehension Squad arrested Malik Johnson, 22, of Alexandria in the Dec. 5 fatal shooting. At 8:02 p.m. Dec. 5, 2022, Mount Vernon District officers responded to the 7900 block of Audubon Avenue for a reported shooting. A community member found an injured man lying on the sidewalk. Officers arrived and discovered Jordan Summers, 26, of Lorton, suffering from trauma to the upper body. Fairfax County Fire and Rescue personnel declared the man deceased at the scene. 

Through surveillance footage and forensic evidence, detectives charged Johnson with 2nd degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. The warrants were obtained Feb. 9, and he was taken into custody Feb. 10. He was transported to the Adult Detention Center and held without bond.   

The firearm connected to this shooting  has not been recovered. Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to call the Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800, option 2.