Glenda Aviles, 39, found dead in Falls Church home

(WJLA) - Fairfax County police are investigating the death of a woman who was found dead in a Falls Church home.

Police were called to check on a person at a home in the 6900 block of Westmoreland Road around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. No one answered during an initial visit to the home, but police returned later in the day, entered the home with a homeowner, and found a woman in her mid-20s deceased.

The woman has identified as Glenda Aviles, 28. Police say she died from stab wounds. An autopsy conducted by the Office of the Medical Examiner will determine the official cause of death.

An arrest warrant for her boyfriend, Juan Ramon Matetu Figueroa, 35, has been issued.

The investigation is ongoing.