Family says body found in Fairfax County is their son who went missing after U2 concert


UPDATE: Police say they are now conducting a death investigation after a body was found in Springfield, Virginia. The family of missing Northern Virginia teen Raymond McGavin tells FOX 5 they believe it is their son.

A Northern Virginia family desperate to find their 19-year-old son, who disappeared after attending a U2 concert in D.C. on Sunday night.

Raymond McGavin of Springfield, Virginia, was last seen leaving the concert, which was held at Capital One Arena on June 17. His family tells FOX 5 he missed the last Metro train to Springfield, where he lives with his family, but texted a friend at 11:32 p.m. to say he had “found a way home." 

According to McGavin’s family, he posted a video of himself walking along train tracks on Snapchat at about 1 a.m. Monday, but there was no indication of where he was. He hasn’t been seen or heard from since, and there has been no activity on his phone or bank accounts.

His father, Travis McGavin, tells FOX 5 his son graduated from Gonzaga College High School in 2017, and will be attending William & Mary in the fall. The family contacted police to report his disappearance, and the Franconia Police Department confirmed a missing person’s report was filed. 

Raymond McGavin is 6’4” tall and weighs 175 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. When he was last seen, he was wearing a plain grey shirt, dark grey jeans and brown dress shoes. 

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Franconia Police Department at 703-922-0889.

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