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      Samih Mustafa Sowen murder: $50,000 reward offered

      Samih Sowen was slain in 2011. A reward is offered for information on the murder. (Photo: Stafford police)

      Authorities are offering a $50,000 reward for information on a March 2011 homicide in Stafford County.

      The victim in the slaying, Samih Mustafa Sowen, was killed on March 1 at 35 Fife Street at about 8 p.m. He was found in a basement apartment shot and unresponsive.

      Witnesses told police they saw two black men running from the basement after the shooting and getting into a 4-door, light colored sedan. The vehicle was seen leaving on Road in Stafford County.

      Sowen was the owner of the Subway on Walpole Street in Stafford County.

      Anyone who may have information about this homicide is asked the call the Stafford County Sheriff's Office at 540-658-4400, Stafford Crime Solvers at 540-659-2020 or TEXT "Stafford + your tip" to CRIMES (27463) or Detective Chris Cameron at 540-658-4450.