Domestic stabbings in Falls Church send two to hospital

Fairfax Country police say a domestic argument led to two stabbings in a Falls Church home early Monday morning.

It happened around 1:15 a.m. in a home in the 6200 block of Wilson Boulevard. Detectives say a 40-year-old woman was stabbed by her boyfriend. The 45-year-old suspect was also found in the home with stab wounds. It’s believed they were self-inflicted.

The pair are reported to be in serious but stable condition in a hospital. Police are not releasing the name of the suspect to protect the victim’s identity.



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Ed Tobias
Ed Tobias brings more than four decades of reporting and news management experience to his work at FairfaxNews. Tobias managed news coverage for Associated Press Radio for over twenty years.  This included coverage of the 9/11 attacks, the Iraq War, Hurricane Katrina, the death of Princess Diana, the Challenger and Columbia shuttle disasters and national election primaries, conventions and campaigns.  He was part of the team that built AP’s on-line video operation. Prior to joining AP, Tobias was News Director at all-news WTOP in Washington, D.C. He has won two Ohio State Awards for his reporting and producing and he led coverage that won an Edward R. Murrow Award.