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    Two Virginia Teens in Custody in Fatal Stabbing
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    Police at the scene of the stabbing in Ashburn, Virginia.

    Two teenagers are in custody in connection with a fatal stabbing last week in Virginia, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said.

    Guillermo Piedra-Espinoza, 22, was found dead in a wooded area near the Ashburn Meadows apartment complex after the sheriff's office received a call about a bloody 19-year-old man seen coming out of the woods about 6;15 p.m.  Nov. 4. Both men had been stabbed, and the 19-year-old was taken to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries, according to the sheriff.

    A 17-year-old from Ashburn was apprehended in New York Wednesday and is being held on an extradition warrant for aggravated malicious wounding, according to the sheriff. A 16-year-old from Herndon was taken into custody Thursday and is being held in Fairfax County on an unrelated charge.

    Additional charges may be filed against the teens.

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    The victims appear to have been targeted, according to the sheriff. The sheriff's office is working with the Northern Virginia Gang Task Force on the investigation.