Murder in Fair Lakes

Police are investigating an apparent double shooting which occurred in the 12700 block of Fair Crest Court, in the Fair Lakes area about 10:26 p.m. Thursday. Police were called to the address regarding gunshots being heard.  Officers found a man fatally wounded and a woman suffering from apparent gun shot injuries.
   The homicide victim has been identified as John M. Shirley, 53, of the 3200 block of Annandale Road in the Falls Church area. 

Police have arrested 38-year-old Anthony Lee Burdis of 13296 Leafcrest Court, apartment 201C, in Fairfax.  He has been charged with one count of murder; further charges are possible.  This shooting appears to be domestic related.  Identity of the deceased adult man will be released after notification of next of kin. 

By Steve Fehr |  November 4, 2005; 4:47 PM ET  | Category:  Crime
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