Police Investigate a Homicide, Suspect Charged

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Police Investigate a Homicide, Suspect Charged

For Immediate Release

The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, in the 200 block of N. Howard Street.

At approximately 6:40 p.m., police were dispatched to a check on the welfare call at a residence. Upon arriving, officers located June Seay, a 55-year-old City resident. She was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

The male suspect, a 55-year-old City resident, is in police custody at an area hospital with self-inflicted injuries. He is currently listed in stable condition. He has been charged with Murder regarding the death of Ms. Seay. The individuals knew each other. 

This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Loren King at 703.746.6689.

This is the fifth homicide in Alexandria this year.