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The Suspects

Cynthia Murphy

Age: 35
Residence: Montclair, N.J.
Occupation: Vice president of Morea Financial Services in New York.

Richard Murphy

Age: 39
Residence: Montclair, N.J.
Occupation: Unclear

(He and Cynthia Murphy are parents of two young children.)

Donald Heathfield

Age: 48
Residence: Cambridge, Mass.
Occupation: Chief executive of Future Map, a Cambridge company that, according to its Web site, helps "governments and businesses to develop comprehensive preparedness systems and build a culture of strategic proactivity and anticipatory leadership." Received a master's in public administration from Harvard in 2000.

Tracey Foley

Age: 48
Residence: Cambridge, Mass.
Occupation: Employed by Redfin, a real estate firm in the Boston area.

(She and husband Don Heathfield are parents of two teenage boys.)

Michael Zottoli

Age: 40
Residence: Arlington
Occupation: In Seattle, worked for an investment firm.

(Moved to Virginia from Seattle in 2009.)

Patricia Mills

Age: Unknown
Residence: Arlington
Occupation: Stay-at-home mother.

(Married to Michael Zottoli; they are parents of two small children.)

Mikhail Semenko

Age: Unknown
Residence: Arlington
Occupation: Worked at Travel All Russia, a travel agency. Formerly an intern for the World Affairs Council and a graduate assistant at Seton Hall University.

Anna Chapman

Age: 28
Residence: New York
Occupation: Operated an online real estate company.

(Divorced; lived in the Financial District.)

Vicky Pelaez

Age: 55
Residence: Yonkers, N.Y.
Occupation: Columnist for El Diario, a Spanish-language newspaper.

Juan Lazaro

Age: 66
Residence: Yonkers, N.Y.
Occupation: Worked most recently as an adjunct professor at Baruch College in New York.

Christopher Metsos

Age: 55

(Canadian citizen; captured in Larnaca, Cyprus, while trying to board a plane to Budapest.)

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