Fatal Shooting in Fair Haven

Fatal Shooting in Fair Haven

Detectives continue to investigate a fatal shooting in Fair Haven that left one man dead.

Tuesday, May 21 at 6:07 a.m., officers responded to the Citgo at 6241 Richmond Highway in Fair Haven for a shooting. An adult male, Arthur Edward Mann II, 38, of Fairfax, was found with a gunshot wound to the upper body. He was declared dead at the scene. 

The suspect left the scene before officers arrived.

Preliminarily, detectives believe the suspect and victim were verbally arguing at the gas pump before the shooting. The suspect discharged a firearm, hitting the victim. The suspect is described as a Black male, approximately 5’6, 40-50 years old, with short hair, and a beard. The investigation is ongoing.

Detectives are still investigating the circumstances that led up to the shooting and are asking the community to review any home surveillance footage in the area to assist in the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this shooting, please call the Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800, option 5. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by phone 703-246-4676