Police arrest husband suspected of murdering wife in Fairfax County

- A man was arrested in connection with the murder of his wife, who was found early Monday morning in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County, Fairfax County Police report.

Ricardo Molina-Martinez, the woman's husband, was arrested later that morning, according to police.

Officers say they responded to the 8400 block of Diablo Court for an unresponsive woman around 4:50 a.m. Monday. Witnesses told police screaming was heard int he area. Police say the victim, described as a 37-year-old Hispanic female, suffered trauma to the upper body.

The woman has not yet been identified. Some reports say the woman was stabbed, however, police have not yet confirmed that to be the case.

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