Murder Warrant Issued for Son of Man Killed in Springfield

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    John Schriffen reports on a puzzling murder on a quiet Springfield street. (Published Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011)

    Police issued a murder warrant for the son of a man killed in Springfield, Va., Tuesday night.

    Gary Hanson, 75, was shot inside his home along Chancellor Way just off the Fairfax County Parkway.

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    John Schriffen reports on a puzzling murder on a quiet Springfield street. (Published Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011)

    Police swarmed the neighborhood and told residents to stay inside their homes until the area was secured.

    Police issued a lookout for Hanson's son, 53-year-old Richard. Police said he has a medical condition and was considered a danger to himself.

    Richard Hanson was eventually arrested in Scranton, Pa. He was taken into custody by Scranton police with assistance from U.S. Marshals.