Loudoun County, Va. (April 7, 2015) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent domestic related murder-suicide in Ashburn, Va. The incident appears to be an isolated incident and there is no threat to the community.
Shortly before 9 p.m. on April 6, Loudoun Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a residence in the 43100 block of Rockfield Court for a subject reporting a shooting and making suicidal statements before disconnecting the call. Deputies arrived at the home and were unable to make further contact with anyone inside the home.
As a precaution, the scene was treated as a barricade situation and residents within the area of Rockfield Court were notified to stay inside their homes until the situation was resolved.
Deputies made entry into the home and found a deceased adult male and a deceased adult female.
The names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The case remains under investigation.