Paul S. Harley

Paul Scott Harley (October 31, 1966 – September 1, 1990) was a 23-year-old Lorton man who was shot to death while visiting friends in a townhouse in the 9600 block of Hagel Circle on August 31, 1990.[1]

Harley was one of five children of Marvin L. Harley and his wife Joann.[2]

On December 20, 1994, Charles Lewis Shank, II was arrested in Harrisonburg, Virginia and charged with Harley's murder[3].


  1. "Fairfax Man Slain in Lorton." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): D9. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). Sep 02 1990. Web. 1 Oct. 2011.
  2. Miroff, Nick. "Waterman, River Nurtured each Other." The Washington Post. Mar 21 2009. ProQuest. Web. 2 Feb. 2014.
  3. "Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting in Va." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): B9. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). Dec 21 1994. Web. 1 Oct. 2011.