Police Arrest Suspect in Suspicious Death Investigation

Published on January 02, 2019

ARLINGTON, Va. — Arlington County Police have arrested an Arlington woman following a suspicious death investigation in Arlington Mill. Linda Snow, 60, of Arlington, VA, has been charged with Second Degree Murder. She is being held without bond in the Arlington County Detention Facility.

At approximately 10:01 a.m. on January 1, 2019, police responded to the 5100 block of 8th Road S. for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located an adult female suffering from trauma and immediately began performing life saving measures until Arlington County Fire Department medics arrived. The victim was transported to an area hospital where she was pronounced deceased. The preliminary investigation revealed the incident resulted from a dispute that took place inside a residence between known individuals.

The victim has been identified as Alice Carter, 64, of Arlington, Virginia. Cause of death will be determined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

This incident remains an active criminal investigation. Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact Detective S. King of the Arlington County Police Department's Homicide/Robbery Unit at 703-228-4243 or seking@arlingtonva.us. Information may also be provided anonymously through the Arlington County Crime Solvers hotline at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).