Police Investigate Homicide on Colonial Avenue
For Immediate Release
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred in the 1200 block of Colonial Avenue on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.
At approximately 9:24 p.m., officers responded to the area to investigate a report of “shots fired”. A man was located by police suffering from trauma to the upper body. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim is a 41-year-old male non-City resident. His name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Detective Loren King with the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6689.
This is the seventh homicide in Alexandria this year.