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65-year-old man killed in Alexandria Friday, remembered as kind and caring

ALEXANDRIA, Va.- Friends of the 65-year-old man killed inside an Old Town Alexandria business window replacement business remember him as kind, caring and willing to help anyone down on their luck.

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-07-16 15:59:00

Alexandria Men Arrested After Chaotic Chase In Fairfax County

Around 2:41 p.m., Fairfax County Police had responded to Sherwood Hall Lane at Fordson Road for a report of someone pointing a gun at a driver during a traffic pursuit. Officers tried to stop the car, but the driver sped off and started a pursuit.

PATCH - 2018-07-17 13:47:50

Friends remember man murdered in Old Town Alexandria; motive remains unclear

A spokesperson for the medical examiner’s office in Manassas said Jackson, 65, died from “multiple blunt and sharp force injuries” — that he was beaten and stabbed to death.

WJLA - 2018-07-16 22:09:44

Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week: Specials At 50+ Eateries

ALEXANDRIA, VA—Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week will happen this year on Aug. 17-26, and at least 58 restaurants from in and around the city are participating.

PATCH - 2018-07-16 15:01:41

DC officer under investigation for backyard search is now linked to brawl

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA9) — WASHINGTON -- One of the two officers who's under investigation for searching a D.C. backyard without telling the homeowners has now been linked to a brawl with residents in the Deanwood neighborhood.WUSA9 has learned that Officer Joseph Gupton was at the scene of a police a

WUSA - 2018-07-17 00:57:56

10-Year-Old Girl Dead, Multiple Injured In Northeast DC Shooting

WASHINGTON, DC — A 10-year-old girl was killed and multiple others were injured in a shooting in Northeast DC Monday night, police said.

PATCH - 2018-07-17 13:30:45

Homer Harper takes Home Run Derby

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Swinging for the fences in his home ballpark, Bryce Harper played heavily to the sellout crowd that came to see him do just that.The Washington Nationals slugger chose a Cherry Blossom bat for Monday’s home run derby because of the famed blossoms in the D.C. area each spring. Ther

TORONTO SUN - 2018-07-17 03:01:20

3 people taken to hospital after 2-alarm fire in Alexandria

The fire is now out, however, officials are working to make sure it's safe before investigators can go in.

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-07-16 12:52:00

Police: Quadruple shooting in Northeast DC

Police say one of the victims, a juvenile girl, was unconscious and not breathing while the other three victims, two men and a woman, were all conscious and breathing.

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-07-17 01:45:00

Two-alarm fire in Alexandria high-rise forces hundreds from their homes

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- It was a rude awakening for hundreds of residents of a high-rise apartment building in Alexandria, when a two-alarm fire led to rescues and a full evacuation early Monday morning.

WUSA - 2018-07-16 08:51:47

11-year-old boy missing from Southeast D.C.; possibly with 13-year-old brother, police say

WASHINGTON (WJLA) —An 11-year-old boy is missing and was last seen Sunday in Southeast Washington. Police say he may be with his 13-year-old brother, Delaneo Martin.Desmond Martin was last seen in the 4000 block of E Street, SE.Police describe Desmond Martin as black with a dark complexion. He's app

WJLA - 2018-07-16 10:21:20

Storms Are Coming To DC: Weekly Forecast

WASHINGTON, DC -- A cold front is on its way to the region this week, and that could mean an end to our "flash drought" with some fierce summer storms in the D.C. area.

PATCH - 2018-07-16 13:00:37

Olney Woman, 83, Dies When Her Car Strikes Her in Church Parking Lot | Montgomery Community Media

Kathleen Virginia Howard of Clovercrest Circle died about 8:50 a.m. in the parking lot of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, at 19620 White Ground Road, police said.

MYMCMEDIA.ORG - 2018-07-16 14:15:31

D.C. Metro workers call for strike ahead of All-Star Game

FORESTVILLE, Md. — Members of the Washington Metro’s largest union have voted overwhelmingly to authorize their leader to call for a strike amid an extended labor dispute.Amalgamated Transit Union Local 689 President Jackie L. Jeter tells news outlets 94 percent of voters approved the potential stri

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-07-15 23:14:00

Fairfax Police looking for suspects in a fatal crash

FAIRFAX, VA. – Detectives are looking for witnesses to an early morning crash that killed two people and injured two others. Tonnisha McCoy, 21, and Joselyn Herndon, were pronounced dead at the scene. Officers responded to the accident around 2 a.m. Sunday morning on the Fairfax County Parkway nea

DCW50.COM - 2018-07-15 21:22:00

Police identify victim, suspect in Old Town Alexandria murder

Police say they received a call about a suspicious man who got into a Mercedes vehicle parked on King Street just before noon. The man was described as Hispanic, naked and bleeding from his arm and hand, according to a police radio transmission.


2 women killed, 2 people injured in early morning crash in Fairfax County, police say

Fairfax County PoliceWASHINGTON- Two women have died and two others were injured following a crash in Fairfax County.Police say the crash happened Sunday around 2 a.m. on the Fairfax County Parkway in Reston.Investigators believe the driver of a 2004 Acura lost control and left the roadway. Prelimin

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-07-15 21:06:00

Apartment building catches fire in Old Town Alexandria

Firefighters respond to apartment fire in Alexandria. Sunday, July 15, 2018. (Photo courtesy of @AFDResponse/Twitter)

WJLA - 2018-07-15 22:14:58

Lorton man charged with attempted murder in King George stabbing

The suspect and the victim, a 27-year-old Spotsylvania County man, had been arguing just prior to the stabbing, she said. It was not clear what the argument was about or what the relationship was between the two men.


Look Inside: Turn Of The Century Old Town Alexandria Home

The 1900 home is located near the King Street Metro.ALEXANDRIA, VA—This20th century masterpieceboasts original features and a great location in Old Town Alexandria.The home has original pine floors, a wood-burning fireplace and private yard. The home is convenient to King Street and the Metro.See a