Police Investigate Domestic Dispute that Ended with One Death

Two people were shot, child home at the time


Prince William County Police officers responded to a residence located in the 14700 block of Darbydale Avenue in Woodbridge for reports of a domestic dispute, Sept. 10 at 2:23 a.m.

While en route, officers received information that shots may have been fired in the residence, and that there were injuries.

Officers arrived at the home and safely evacuated an 8-year-old boy.

Upon checking the residence, officers located two adults, a 55-year-old man and a 52-year-old woman, who were shot within the residence. The man was pronounced dead at the home. 

Officers provided first aid to the woman until rescue personnel arrived at the residence and transported her to an area hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

“At this time, the incident appears to involve the two parties and was isolated to the residence,” said Police Information Officer Renee Carr. “There is no threat to the community.”

The 8-year-old boy was inside the residence at the time of the incident and was uninjured.

The child was released to the custody of a family member.

A firearm was recovered by officers at the residence. The investigation continues.

The deceased was identified as Darin Carlyle Moore, 55, of Woodbridge.



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