Update: Body Found in Burning Car Identified

Fairfax County Police have released the identity of the body found in a burning car in the 8200 block of Willow Oaks Drive on Saturday, Nov. 21. The body has been identified as 44 year-old Verena T. Stutts of 7115 Wayne Road in Annandale.

The case remains under investigation, however detectives do not suspect foul play in this case. The Fairfax County Fire Marshal’s office is continuing to investigate the exact cause of the fire.




Mason Police District – Fairfax County Police are seeking witnesses to an incident that occurred on Saturday, November 21. Around 8:10 p.m., the fire department responded to a report of an apparent brush fire in the 8200 block of Willow Oaks Corporate Drive. They arrived and discovered a vehicle engulfed in flames. When they put out the fire, they found the body of a deceased person inside.

Fire Marshals along with police Homicide and Crime Scene detectives responded to investigate. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause and manner of death. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.