Alexandria Police Department and Regional Law Enforcement Partners Investigate Series of Smash & Grab Commercial Burglaries Across the Region
For Immediate Release: May 14, 2021
The Alexandria Police Department is working with our law enforcement partners in actively investigating a series of smash & grab commercial burglaries around the region, including several in the City of Alexandria. To date, there have been approximately 130 smash & grab burglaries in the region and one arrest.
Detectives investigated five smash & grab burglaries and two attempted smash & grab burglaries on S. Pickett Street in the early morning hours of April 23, 2021. Detectives identified a suspect who was later arrested in Arlington County in connection with a separate commercial burglary there. The juvenile suspect is facing multiple charges connected to the smash & grab burglaries in the region.
If you have any information or video surveillance that could help these smash & grab investigations, please contact Det. Walter Boyd at 703.746.6245 or by email at email@example.com or Det. Edmund Dougherty at 703.746.6697 or by email at Edmund.firstname.lastname@example.org.
For media inquiries only, contact Amanda Paga, Senior Public Information Officer, at email@example.com or 703.746.6600.
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