Police investigate Wythe Street shooting


Alexandria police are investigating a shooting that occurred early last Friday morning in the 1200 block of Wythe Street. 

At around 4:15 a.m., police were called to the area after someone reported were shots fired near Wythe Street. Alexandria Police Department officers were unable to locate a victim or witnesses on the scene, but minutes later a victim was dropped off at a local hospital suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. 

Further investigation determined the crime scene to be on Wythe Street between North Fayette and North Payne streets. The investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the criminal investigations section of the Alexandria Police Department at 703-838-4444 or the crime solvers tip line at 703-838-4858. Witnesses can remain anonymous.