Double Shooting on Okla Drive in Fairfax; Decedent Identified

Double Shooting on Okla Drive in Fairfax; Decedent Identified

As detectives continue their investigation into the Jan. 6 double shooting on Okla Drive, they have identified the deceased woman as 51-year-old Donna Pentek. The 53-year-old man who was shot, remains in the hospital but his injuries are now considered non-life-threatening. Detectives are attempting to piece together a chronology of the events that led to the shooting.

At 3:25 on Jan. 6, police got a call for a shooting at a home in the 9200 block of Okla Drive in Fairfax; the call came from a family member. When officers arrived, they found a woman who had been shot; she was pronounced dead at the scene. They also found a man who had been shot; he was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Detectives believe this is a domestic-related incident and that there is no threat to the community. They are conducting interviews, canvassing the neighborhood and gathering information. Crime scene technicians are processing the scene.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact Detective J. Vickery at 703-246-7800.