Police: Brother Shoots, Kills Sister in Reston

RESTON, Va. (CBSDC) — A woman was shot and killed by her brother in Reston Tuesday morning, police say.

Charles Hamilton, 59, of Reston, was charged with murder for allegedly killing his sister, 68-year-old Ruth Allen, also of Reston.

Police were called to the 11300 block of Geddys Court around 9:40 a.m. Allen was alive when police first arrived at the home.

She was taken to Reston Hospital Center where she later died.

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