Mount Vernon Brief: Shooting Death Under Investigation

Mount Vernon Brief: Shooting Death Under Investigation

A community member reported hearing a gunshot and a man lying in the road around 3 a.m. on Sunday morning, Oct. 4, Fairfax County Police said.

When police responded to the report on the 7100 block of Groveton Gardens Road in the Hybla Valley area, they found the man to have a gunshot wound in his upper body. He was pronounced dead after being transported to a local hospital.

The victim has been identified as 34-year-old, Jose Anibar Cisneros, of the 7200 block of Harrison Lane. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will determine official cause and manner of death. The only suspect information at this time is that two men were seen running from the area after the gunshot was heard.

Police are asking anyone with information that could help Homicide and Crime Scene detectives in their investigation to contact Crime Solvers through, by by texting “TIP187” plus a message to CRIMES(274637) or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.