Stabbing Suspect Charged with Murder

The Leesburg Police Department has filed a first-degree murder charge against the suspect in Monday morning’s fatal stabbing.

Sergio Ramon Zuniga Robles, 34, faces life in prison for the stabbing death of his 27-year-old half brother. The two got into an altercation at a Plaza Street townhouse about 12:30 a.m. Mario Arturo Ochoa Robles was stabbed twice in the chest. He was transported to the hospital, where he died at 1:52 a.m.

Police were alerted to the case when a woman ran across the street to the Police Station and called for help.

Robles is being held without bond at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

A family in the Plaza Street townhomes heads to the bus stop near the crime scene an apparent domestic-related homicide. (Danielle Nadler/Loudoun Now)
A family in the Plaza Street townhomes heads to the bus stop near the crime scene an apparent domestic-related homicide. (Danielle Nadler/Loudoun Now)

See related story, “Leesburg Police Investigating Domestic-Related Homicide.”