UPDATE: Victim Identified in Homicide; Alexandria Police Release Manner of Death in Elm Street Incident
The victim of last night’s suspicious death has been identified as Ronald Kirby, 69. An autopsy performed Tuesday has determined the manner of death to be a homicide and the cause of death to be multiple gunshot wounds.
This is the fifth homicide for Alexandria in 2013. There were no homicides in 2012. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section of the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6711.
Alexandria Police Investigate Suspicious Death on Elm Street
Alexandria Police are investigating a suspicious death that occurred in the 200 block of Elm Street on Monday, November 11. At approximately 12:30 p.m. a relative found the victim, a 69 year-old man, unconscious. The victim was pronounced on the scene by medics.
The victim’s identity is being held pending notification of next of kin. The cause and manner of death will be determined pending an autopsy by the medical examiner’s office. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section at 703.746.6711.