Anne Harper

Anne Harper was a 20-year-old student who was stabbed to death by her brother, Matt, in the family home at 10985 Ryers Place in the Middleridge neighborhood of Fairfax on November 23, 1995.[1][2][3]

Her brother then set the house on fire in an attempt to conceal his crime.[3]

June Boyle, the detective in this case, was interviewed for the Oxygen Network show "Relentless".[4]


  1. Fountain, John W. "Community Shaken After Death of 'Exemplary' Student in Va. Fire." The Washington Post (pre-1997 Fulltext): F.03. National Newspapers Core. Nov 25 1995. Web. 9 Jan. 2012.
  2. Nguyen, Lan. "Slain Student Mourned in Fairfax." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): B7. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). Dec 03 1995. Web. 9 Jan. 2012.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Jackman, Tom. "Fairfax Man Gets 35 Years for Killing Sister, Setting Fire." The Washington Post: B.07. National Newspapers Core. May 08 1999. Web. 9 Jan. 2012.
  4. Jackman, Tom "UPDATE: Documentary to Feature Retired Fairfax Detective Who Helped Solve Sniper Case." The Washington Post: C.2. National Newspapers Core. Mar 11 2007. Web. 9 Jan. 2012.