By Caitlyn Meisner | firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Anthony Carr, Jr., a 20-year-old Alexandria resident, was arrested and has been charged with robbery, malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. The case remains active and those with information are asked to call APD Detective Riley at 703-746-6225 or the non-emergency line at 703-746-4444. Tips can be provided anonymously.
On Dec. 27, 2023, a man was shot in the leg in a McDonald’s bathroom at 5311 Duke St., according to a city notification and press release. The Alexandria Police Department wrote in the release the male individuals knew each other and were engaged in a fight when APD was notified. Two alarms were activated around 6:15 p.m., according to the police scanner. The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was transported for medical treatment.
This article has been updated to reflect the developments made in the case on Jan. 4, 2024.