Shooting near Holmes Run on Sunday

Shooting near Holmes Run on Sunday
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By Olivia Anderson |

The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a shots fired incident that occurred near Holmes Run on Sunday.

At approximately 5:09 p.m., APD responded to a call for service in the 4600 block of Duke Street. On OpenMHZ, a dispatcher can be heard saying that a male subject was shot multiple times, four of which were in the back.

“A female [says] that her baby’s father shot her boyfriend,” another dispatcher can be heard saying at 5:11 p.m.

According to OpenMHZ, the suspect, Bryan Morris, left in a white Mercedes headed to North Van Dorn Street.

Public Information Officer Marcel Bassett said that one person was injured, a 22-year-old male, who was transported to the hospital “with multiple injuries” and is expected to recover.

APD is currently investigating a person of interest in relation to the incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective John Bratelli at john.bratelli@alex or 703-746-6699.