Second child dies after Tysons Corner shooting

A child taken to a hospital after being shot in the Tysons Corner area last week died early Saturday morning, Fairfax County police said in a statement.

Veronica Youngblood, 33, of McLean, had already been charged with murder in the shooting of her 5-year-old daughter, Brooklynn Michelle Youngblood, who was found dead when police arrived. Police said they anticipate additional charges in the death of the second child, whom they did not identify.

The shooting occurred about 10:15 p.m. last Sunday at an apartment in the Tysons area.

Youngblood was arraigned Tuesday and is being held without bond. During the arraignment, she declined counsel.

β€” Hannah Natanson

Manassas man charged with murder

A Manassas man is being charged with murder after police found at his residence a woman who appeared to have been fatally assaulted by a blunt object.

The man, 56-year-old Dale Andrew Wolfe, was arrested by Prince William County police and is being held without bond.

Officers were called to a home on the 8900 block of Rugby Road in Manassas on Friday night, police said.

The 84-year-old homeowner, who is related to Wolfe, said he saw β€œthe accused [Wolfe] physically assaulting a woman with a blunt object,” police said.

The woman was unconscious when police arrived and pronounced dead at the scene. Police did not release her name.

Officials have scheduled a court hearing for Sept. 25.

β€” Martine Powers
and Reis Thebault