Homicide Suspected Extradited to Fairfax County

Abel Alexander Castro Juarez

Abel Alexander Castro Juarez is now in custody after he left the Northern Virginia area following a fatal shooting in Annandale July 24.

Castro Juarez was arrested by New Mexico authorities Aug. 1 during the early morning hours in Las Cruces.

Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau flew to New Mexico and returned Castro Juarez to Fairfax County Aug. 6 where the outstanding warrants were served. Castro Juarez was taken to the adult detention center where he is currently being held without bond.

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