Jamel D. Rush

Jamel Dashaun Rush (b. April 4, 1981) is a murderer.

On August 4, 2005, the 24-year-old Rush, who had been released from prison five months earlier, fatally stabbed 30-year-old Christian A. Green on Hagel Circle in [[Lorton].[1][2]

Green attempted to intervene in an argument between Rush and his girlfriend, 18-year-old Victoria Taylor, and Rush stabbed Green twice. Green was taken to Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, where he died.[1][2]

Rush fled the scene with Taylor, but was arrested shortly thereafter.[2]

Rush was convicted of second-degree murder on March 9, 2006, and sentenced to 28 years in prison on June 16.[2][3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Jackman, Tom. "Lorton Man Stabbed to Death While Trying to Break Up Fight." The Washington Post. WP Company, 06 Aug. 2005. Web. 01 Nov. 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Jackman, Tom. "Man Guilty Of Murder In Stabbing In Lorton." The Washington Post. WP Company, 10 Mar. 2006. Web. 01 Nov. 2017.
  3. "VIRGINIA BRIEFING." The Washington PostJun 17 2006. ProQuest. Web. 1 Nov. 2017.