Tag: Alexandria crime

Your Views: Shooting raises questions

To the editor: I am writing in response to the article titled “Three arrested in 7-Eleven shooting,” published in your newspaper on Jan. 10, 2022....

Child injured in crash outside Jefferson Houston

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A driver struck and injured a child outside of Jefferson Houston PreK-8 IB School on Tuesday. According to a news release...

APD investigates first homicide of the year

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating the first homicide of the year, which took place on Wednesday in the West End,...

Police officer arrested for domestic assault

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Richard Haynes, 30, an Alexandria police officer, was arrested for domestic assault and battery on March 16, according to a...

B.J.’s stabbing suspect indicted for murder

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Rakibul Islam Fakir, 33, of Alexandria, was indicted for first degree murder on Monday for his involvement in a stabbing...

Police arrest shots fired suspect

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department made an arrest on Tuesday in connection with a shots fired incident that occurred on South...

Juvenile arrested for Christmas Eve hit and run against firefighters

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Police arrested and charged a 17-year-old Falls Church resident for an alleged hit and run incident against Alexandria firefighters that...

Alexandria resident charged with December West End homicide

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Correction: The printed version of this story stated the suspect had been arrested for the homicide on Dec. 7. He...

Man assaults people with hammer in West End

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A man who attacked several people with a hammer in a West End CVS Pharmacy on Tuesday night was arrested...

Woman killed in West End apartment

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] A 23-year-old woman was murdered in her West End apartment on South Van Dorn Street on Dec. 7, according to...