Tag: Alexandria crime

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...

Man shot near Braddock Metro

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a shots fired incident that occurred near the Braddock Road Metro Station on Sunday...

Police investigate Landmark homicide

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on Saturday in the 100 block of South Van Dorn...

Sexual battery suspect arrested in West End

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department arrested Tonio Richardson, 30, of Alexandria, on Sept. 9 in the West End for sexual battery,...

Arrest made in cold case murder

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Metropolitan Police Department recently announced an arrest in the cold case murder of an Alexandria resident and two other...

Your Views: Vote for pragmatism over ideology

To the editor: A group of bold Alexandria children – including my two daughters – made me proud when they independently took center stage...

Hit and run on N. Patrick St.

Morning rush hour on South Patrick Street took a turn for the worst on Tuesday morning after three cars were involved in a hit-and-run...

Pandemic likely contributor to auto theft and vandalism spike, police chief...

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department released its annual crime report for incidents in 2020 on April 13, revealing a notable 19.14% increase...

Man stabbed in Old Town

A man was stabbed in Old Town during an attempted robbery on Monday, according to the Alexandria Police Department. The incident occurred after 11:30 a.m....

Suspect in West End murder indicted

Tavon Lanier, 20, of Alexandria, was indicted for five felonies, including the murder of Alexandria resident John Pope, 57, in the West End last...