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Eric C. Kweder of Alexandria, Va., arrested, charged with murder in death of roommate

12:25 PM, Dec 1, 2012   |    comments
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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA) -- Fairfax County police  have made an arrest in the death of a man in  the 6000 block of Hydrangea Drive on Friday morning.

Officers were called to the scene at about 10:21 a.m. and found a 32-year-old man deceased inside the home, according to a police spokesman.

They determined that the victim was apparently struck with a blunt object by his roommate, who had left the scene.

Police used a helicopter, K9 units and tips from residents to find the suspect within five miles of the homicide scene. The man was taken into custody and charged with murder.

Eric C. Kweder, 34, is currently being held without bond. According to the police spokesman, Kweder lived at 6035 Hydrangea Drive, the scene of the homicide.

 

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