ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Alexandria Police have made a second arrest in connection with the homicide of Eduardo David Chandias Almendarez, who was found deceased in Four Mile Run Park on December 4, 2015.
Boris Rosa Castro, 19, of Fairfax City, was charged with Murder. He is being held without bond.
An off-duty Fairfax City police officer noticed Castro while driving to work and recalled that he was wanted in relation to a homicide in Alexandria. The officer called on-duty personnel, who responded and detained the suspect.
“Collaboration between area departments is key in stopping crime,” said Chief Earl Cook, “This is a great example that officers such as this one are never truly ‘off-duty’ and continue to look out for the communities in which they work. The Alexandria Police Department extends our deepest thanks to Fairfax City Police for their assistance in apprehending a dangerous suspect.”
The Police Department asks that anyone with information about this investigation contact Detective William Oakley at 703-746-6606.