Images of Suspect in Fatal 7-Eleven Manassas Shooting Released


MANASSAS, VA – The Prince William County Police Department has released multiple images of the suspect and vehicle believed to be involved in a recent shooting that left one person dead.

The shooting occurred around 8:30 p.m. Friday in the Sudley Manor Dr. and Williamson Blvd area of ​​Manassas.

Investigators said the victim, Dalton Jakob Moore, 25, and two male acquaintances were sitting on the sidewalk outside 7-Eleven when they were approached by the suspect who appeared from behind the building.

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After a brief exchange between Moore and the suspect, the suspect pulled out a gun and fired several shots.

Moore and one of the other men were hit. Moore died at the scene, police said.

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One of the male acquaintances suffered gunshot wounds, while the third man was uninjured.

After the shooting, police said the suspect ran to a light-colored sedan parked nearby and fled the area.

The police department is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those involved in this death.

Police said the suspect was described as a burly Hispanic man with short, black hair and a beard. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie and black shorts.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Prince William County Police Department’s tip line at 703-792-7000 or submit a web tip at: pwcva.gov/policetip.


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