The Leesburg Police Department has charged a 20-year-old man with murder in the fatal beating of his housemate early Tuesday morning.
According to the report, officers were called to a home in the 100 block of Fort Evans Road at approximately 4 a.m. April 7 for a report of a man in cardiac arrest.
Upon arrival, officers found a man with apparent trauma to his face and head. Joel Rodriguez-Quezada, 48, of Leesburg, died at the scene.
The suspect, Joseph Lucio III, 20, was a housemate of the victim. Detectives determined the men were involved in a physical altercation overnight.