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UPDATE: Manassas police have made a fourth arrest in connection with a fatal shooting in the city Aug. 30.

A 17-year-old Manassas Park boy was arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit robbery, Manassas police said in a news release. The suspect was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals at the border in McAllen, Texas, police said.

The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are expected, police said.



Manassas police have charged three people with conspiracy to commit robbery charges in connection with a fatal shooting last week.

On Aug. 31 and Sept. 1, detectives identified and arrested three people in connection with the murder of Reynaldo Eliazar Araujo, Manassas police said in a news release.

Terrance Tyrese Martin, 18, of Manassas, Ebelin Jojana Lopez, 19, of Manassas, and Seni Jimenez Blanco, 19, of Manassas Park, were arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit robbery. All three were held without bond and have a court date on Nov. 5, police said.

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Terrance Tyrese Martin


Seni Jimenez Blanco

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Ebelin Jojana Lopez

Manassas City police officers responded to the 10000 block of Massie Street just after 2 a.m. on Aug. 30 to investigate a reported shooting, Manassas police said in a news release.

When they arrived, officers saw what appeared to be bullet holes in the front door of a residence there, the news release said.

Officers entered the residence and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim, identified as Reynaldo Eliazar Araujo, 24, of Manassas, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

“Detectives believe this incident is not random,” the police news release said.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Manassas City Police Department at 703-257-8000 or Manassas City/Manassas Park Crime Solvers at 703-330-0330.

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