- August 20 – Anthony Horton, a 20-year-old Baltimore man, is sentenced to life in prison by Judge Barbara Keenan for the April 28 murder of Stanley Weinstein during a gas station robbery in Springfield. His two accomplices, 24-year-old James Swinson and 18-year-old Jerry Prince, are each given 25-year prison terms for their participation.
- Associated Press. "Man Gets Life in Va. Slaying." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): A8. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). Aug 21 1982. Web. 16 Jan. 2012.
|Fairfax County by Year: 1982|
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