SPRINGFIELD, Va. (WDVM) — Update 9 p.m. – A 10,000 reward is now be offering in the double- homicide, and Fairfax County Police have released the identifies of the two victims.
Police say 55-year-old Edward McDaniel and 63-year-old Brenda McDaniel were shot and killed outside their home on the 8000 block of Flint Street in Springfield.
Edward and Brenda were military physicians. Edward was an active duty member in the United States Army, while Brenda retired.
Police said a 2018 light colored Nissan Altima fled the scene with Maryland plates (1EF1479).
Fairfax County Police are continuing to investigate a shooting in the area of 8000 block of Flint Street in Springfield.
Officials say the suspects fled the scene in a silver, or white 2018 Nissan 4 door vehicle. According to police, two people have been pronounced dead.
Police say this was not a random act of violence and the shooter is believed to be a relative of the two victims.