Woman Found Dead in Springfield, Va. Home

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — A man has been charged in relation to his wife being found dead in their Springfield, Va., home New Year’s Day.

Fairfax County police officers responded to a report of shots fired at a home in the 7100 block of Healy Drive around 6 p.m.

They were not able to enter the home until around 9 p.m. At that time, they found a woman who had apparently sustained a fatal gunshot wound. She is identified as 41-year-old Serena Hansken-Vierimaa.

The other occupant of the home, Aaron Vierimaa, 41, was not injured. He has been charged with obstruction of justice. The investigation is ongoing and the Office of the Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.


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