Fairfax County officer cleared of shooting suspect

Virginia

A Fairfax official shot a Falls Church resident while serving a search warrant will not face criminal charges

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (WDVM)– A Fairfax County officer who shot a man while serving a search warrant will not face criminal charges.

The incident happened January 28th when a SWAT team went into David Vo’s home for on a warrant for illegal drugs. Although Vo was shot, he did not die.

Fairfax County officials say Vo pointed a weapon at officers. According to Commonwealth Attorney Steve Descano, the officer’s use of force did not violate criminal law.

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