At approximately 12:20am a man was found dead in his car parked on the grounds of Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center, Falls Church, VA. He is believed to be a 48 year old Ethiopian-American, Mohamed Ibrahim.
The director of the center, Samir Abo-Issa was on site and said, Members of the mosque administered CPR until the EMS arrived on the scene, they did their best. Muslim health professionals at the mosque said the man appeared to have suffered a heart attack. This morning the medical examiner certified the cause of death as heart attack.
The chairman of Dar Al-Hijrah, the board of directors, staff and the Muslim community extend their condolences to the family of the deceased and the Ethiopian community.