Ball Salim Ahmed Ball

Ball Salim Ahmed Ball

A man has been arrested and charged with second degree murder after a woman was found dead last week inside of a house in Reston. Ball Salim Ahmed Ball, 24, of Herndon, is believed to have been involved in a relationship with the victim that began earlier this year. He is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center without bond.

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This remains an active investigation and detectives are asking anyone with information to contact the Fairfax County Police Department Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800, option 2.

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(Original release date: June 23, 2020)

Homicide Investigation Underway after Woman Found Dead in Reston

Reston Police District –

A Herndon man has been charged with murder in the June 22 death of a woman inside a Reston home.

Officers were called to the home in the 11000 block of Great Owl Circle when a landlord located his tenant, 29-year-old Maryam Ali Mohammed Al Jaberi, deceased in the basement, Fairfax County police said in a news release.

Her death was ruled a homicide.

This week, 24-year-old Ball Salim Ahmed Ball was charged with second-degree murder in the woman's death.

Police said the two had been involved in a relationship that began earlier this year.

Ball was being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center without bond.

The case was Fairfax County's fifth homicide of the year.

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