Man charged with murder for fatal stabbing in Va.

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA9) -- Prince William County police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal stabbing on May 23.

Nineteen-year-old Mykell Kyree Anderson has been charged with murder for the death of 22-year-old Lawa Weah of Dumfries.

On May 23rd at 1:09 p.m., officers responded to the 1900 block of Darlington Loop in Woodbridge to investigate a stabbing.

Officers arrived at the scene and found an adult man on the sidewalk suffering from a stab wound to the upper body. The victim, identified as Lawa Weah, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the suspect fatally stabbed the victim after a verbal argument in front of the resident. The suspect and victim were known to one another.

Anderson is being held without bond and is scheduled to appear in court on July 15.


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