Tag: crime

Former Alexandria nurse convicted of rape and firearms offenses

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Jesse Bjerke, a 38-year-old man from Arlington and a former Alexandria INOVA Hospital nurse, was convicted of rape, sexual penetration,...

Police investigate second homicide of 2019

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a homicide that took place the night of Oct. 9, according to a news...

Alexandria man sentenced for armed home invasion

Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Andy Melendez, 26, of Alexandria was sentenced to 25 years in prison on Sept. 26 for his involvement in an armed...

Alexandria man convicted in murder of girlfriend

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On Monday, a jury convicted Daniel Kankam, 44, an Alexandria business owner, of killing his girlfriend, according to a news...

Suspect injured in officer-involved shooting

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A suspect was injured in an officer-involved shooting early this morning, according to a news release. The Alexandria Police Department was...

Maryland man pleads guilty to murder of 20-year-old Alexandria resident

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] William Layton, 32, the Maryland man charged with the murder of 20-year-old Alexandria resident Diamond Moore in December 2018, pleaded...

Alexandria man killed in D.C. stabbing

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Robert Bolich, 62, of Alexandria was killed in a stabbing while working as a bridge inspector on the Frederick Douglass...

Commonwealth’s attorney announces marijuana diversion program

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney will implement a new diversion program for misdemeanor possession of marijuana offenses, Commonwealth’s Attorney...

Police investigate Tuesday evening robberies

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating two robberies that took place on Tuesday night, according to two city news releases. Police...

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...