Tag: Assault

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...

T.C. Williams student assaulted while walking home

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A T.C. Williams student was assaulted by two strangers while walking home from a friend's house around 10 p.m. last...

Justice Matters with Bryan Porter: English common law in Virginia’s code

One of my favorite sections of the Virginia Code is §1-200, which states in pertinent part, that “the common law of England, insofar that...

Man convicted for assault and hate crime against police officer

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A jury convicted Robert Vaughn, 34, an Alexandria-resident, for assault and battery of a law enforcement officer, assault and battery...

Crime Blotter: Two robberies and an assault

Thursday, Aug. 2 Two robberies and an assault Three suspects assaulted and stole cash from a man along the 5300 block of Holmes Run Parkway last...

Alexandria man arrested after Metrobus assault

Metro Transit Police have arrested an Alexandria man suspected of assaulting a Metrobus operator at Huntington Station, according to a WMATA news release. Michael S....

Alexandria officer arrested for rape, malicious wounding

An officer who has been with the Alexandria Police Department for four years was arrested for rape and malicious wounding in a neighboring county...

Robbery reported on the West End

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected]  Police reported a robbery in Alexandria's West End on Saturday afternoon. Police said two suspects assaulted and stole personal items from...

Police investigating shooting on upper Queen Street

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The investigation into a shooting that occurred in the 1000 block of Queen Street on Monday night is still ongoing,...

Two robberies reported on Thursday night

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Police reported two robberies back-to-back on Thursday night. A robbery in the 3800 block of Commonwealth Avenue was reported at 9:37...