- August 15 – 41-year-old Staff Sergeant Spring L. Law is shot and mortally wounded by her 35-year-old former boyfriend Charles T. Saunders, who then kills himself in front of her home on Fort Belvoir. Sergeant Law is flown to Inova Fairfax Hospital, where she dies.
- Pricer, Andrea. "Sergeant, Civilian Killed in Murder-suicide." FairfaxTimes.com. Post-Newsweek Media, Inc./FairfaxTimes.com, 25 Aug. 2000. Web. 08 June 2014.
- Vogel, Steve. "Slaying Leaves Scar on Fort Belvoir Community." The Washington Post: 0. Sep 07 2000. ProQuest. Web. 8 June 2014.
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