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Release Date: 04/18/2005

Daily Incident Report

ALEXANDRIA POLICE INCIDENTS

MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2005



FELONIOUS ASSAULT:

800 blk. of N. Van Dorn St. 04-16/ 12:30 a.m. The victim, a 23-year-old male City resident, was walking home when he noticed two cars pull up behind him; a black four door sedan and a silver four door Honda. Occupants from at least one of the cars, believed to be about four individuals, ran up to the victim and began to assault him with their fists. The victim fell to the ground and the suspects then began to kick him. After the assault, the suspects drove away. The victim was transported to Inova Alexandria Hospital where he was treated and released. This assault is believed to be gang related and is being followed up by the Criminal Investigations Section. Three of the suspects are described as Hispanic males, one was 18-19 years old, 6'-6'1", 180-190 pounds, the second suspect was 16-17 years old, 5'4"-5'5", 130-140 pounds and the third suspect was 16-17 years old, 5'5"-5'6", 135-145 pounds.

700 blk. of N. Fayette St. 04-17/ 12:15 a.m. The victim, a 43-year-old male City resident, was walking back inside his residence when he heard several gun shots. The victim thought he had been shot as he quickly entered his home and secured himself inside. A witness saw a black four door Ford Crown Victoria with tinted windows enter the alley and watched as the windows were rolled down. Moments later, the gun shots were heard. The car sped away and the victim was taken to Inova Alexandria Hospital. It was determined that the victim was not shot but sustained a minor abrasion to his leg.

3800 blk. of Executive Ave. 04-14/ 11:00 p.m. The victim, a 53-year-old male City resident, was walking home when he was approached by a man. The suspect threatened him and demanded money. When the victim refused, the two men fought. During the struggle, the suspect lunged at the victim with a set of keys striking him in the forearm. The suspect fled and the victim reported this offense to police two days later. The victim sustained a small injury to his arm but was not robbed.

ROBBERY:

3800 blk. of Executive Ave. 04-15/ 7:43 a.m. The victim, a 30-year-old male City resident, was approached by two men. One of the suspects asked for money and when the victim refused a struggle ensued. During the struggle, the suspect produced a knife and threatened the victim. The second suspect then removed money from the victim's wallet and the two suspects fled on foot. The first suspect is described as an Hispanic male, 30-32 years old, 5'2"-5'4", 150-160 pounds and was wearing a white shirt and black pants. The second suspect is described as an Hispanic male, 20-25 years old, and was wearing a white sweatshirt and blue jeans.

4100 blk. of Wheeler Ave. 04-16/ 12:35 a.m. The victim, a 39-year-old male Fairfax County resident, was riding in a maroon van or pickup truck with two men he had just met at a local bar. While traveling in the suspect's vehicle, the driver pulled over on Wheeler Avenue and the victim was asked to give up his wallet. The victim complied and was then told to exit the car. The suspects then drove away. There is no further description on the two men or the vehicle they were operating.

3800 blk. of Mt. Vernon Ave. 04-16/ 5:28 a.m. The victim, a 29-year-old male City resident, was walking when he was approached by a man. The suspect produced a knife and demanded money. When the victim refused, the suspect cut him in the arm. After the assault, the suspect fled on foot and the victim gave chase. The suspect managed to escape and the victim had a friend take him to Inova Alexandria Hospital where he was treated for a serious cut to the arm. The suspect is described as an Hispanic male, who was wearing a baseball hat, a stripped black shirt and black pants.

1700 blk. of King St. 04-13/ 10:15 p.m. The victim, a 48-year-old male of no fixed address, was approached from behind and assaulted by an unknown man. The suspect knocked the victim to the ground and then stole his wallet. The suspect is described as a black male 30-33 years old, 5'7"-5'8", 160-170 pounds and was wearing a skull cap, green shirt, blue jeans and white sneakers.

BURGLARY:

1701 N. Quaker Ln. 04-09/ 1:00 p.m. - 04-10/ 3:00 p.m. Someone entered the church thrift shop by force and stole money.

1300 blk. of Wythe St. 04-11/ 6:00 p.m. - 04-16/ 6:30 a.m. Someone entered the residence, currently under renovation, by forcing their way through a chain link fence which surrounds the property. The suspect forced entry into the home and a backyard shed and stole several power tools, electrical equipment and an air compressor.

3600 Commonwealth Ave. 04-16/ between 7:20 p.m. and 7:26 p.m. Someone entered the school by force through a side window. Nothing appears to have been stolen.

GRAND LARCENY AUTO:

5400 blk. of Eisenhower Ave. 04-14/ between 9:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Stolen: 1994 Lexus LS400, 4 door, black/grey.

4800 blk. of Eisenhower Ave. 04-14/ between 2:00 p.m. and 7:22 p.m. Stolen: 1997 Isuzu Rodeo, sport utility, silver.

3800 blk. of Executive Ave. 04-09/ between 5:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Stolen: 1991 Honda Civic, 4 door, white.

5000 blk. of Seminary Rd. 04-13/ 10:30 p.m. - 04-15/ 10:55 p.m. Stolen: 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe, sport utility, grey.

5000 blk. of Eisenhower Ave. 04-14/ 2:30 p.m. - 04-15/ 3:26 p.m. Stolen: 2004 GMC Yukon, sport utility, black.

400 blk. of E. Monroe Ave. 04-15/ between 9:05 a.m. and 9:10 a.m. Stolen: 2003 Ford E350 pickup truck, white.

3300 blk. of Montrose Ave. 04-15/ 10:00 p.m. - 04-16/ 8:00 a.m. Stolen: 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass, 4 door, light blue.



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