- January 25 – 15-year-old Jose Rodriguez, a member of the MS-13 youth organization, is convicted of second-degree murder for fatally stabbing 22-year-old Mario A. Rubio-Martinez in the parking lot of the Culmore Shopping Center in Falls Church on July 30, 2000.
- Jackman, Tom. "Teen Guilty of 2nd-Degree Murder in Fairfax Stabbing." Washington Post. The Washington Post, 26 Jan. 2001. Web. 25 July 2016.
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