A man was found dead inside his Lake Ridge home. [Photo: Mary Davidson / Potomac Local News]

LAKE RIDGE, Va. – Police in Lake Ridge are investigating a murder.

More in a press release:

Homicide Investigation | Murder – On November 12th at 8:14PM, police responded to the 3400 block of Caledonia Cir in Woodbridge (22192) to investigate a suspicious death. The caller reported to police that she went to visit her friend who resided at a home in the above area. Upon arriving, the caller found the door to the residence unsecured and contacted police. Officers arrived and conducted a search of the home, finding the victim inside the residence. The victim had sustained an injury to his upper body and was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was reportedly last seen on Sunday, November 10th. At this time, detectives from the Homicide Unit are currently investigating this death as a murder. The investigation continues.

Identified:

The victim has been identified as a 78 year old man of Woodbridge

Anyone with information relating to this case is asked to call Crime Solvers at 703-670-3700 or 1-866-411-TIPS. You don’t have to give your name, just the information. You could earn up to a $1,000 cash reward.