Crime Reports

Crime Reports

Man killed on Welwyn Way, Two Suspects in Custody

  • Posted on: 24 September 2019

(9/24/2019, 0900 hrs) Alexandria Police Department officers have taken a man and a woman into custody and have charged them with a homicide following a shooting at Welwyn Way and Wellington Boulevard around 7 PM Monday. After being dispatched to a report of shots fired, officers arrived and found a vehicle stopped at the intersection with two men inside, one of whom had been shot. He later was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other man in the vehicle was taken to a local hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Suspect Charged in Cypress Street Homicide

  • Posted on: 9 September 2019

(9/9/2019, 1000 hrs) A woman has been charged with murder in a shooting that took place early Sunday morning on Cypress Street. Alexandria Police Department officers responded to a local hospital around 3:45 AM to a report of two people being admitted with gunshot wounds. Once officers arrived, they learned that four people had been shot, one of whom—a 26-year-old woman—was later pronounced deceased.

Man Shot on Warshauer Street

  • Posted on: 5 August 2019

(8/5/2019, 1135 hrs) On Saturday, August 3, at approximately 2:45 a.m., Alexandria Police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of the 2400 block of Huffman Street. While officers responded to the area, another officer patrolling the downtown area saw a vehicle traveling at high speed run the red light at the intersection of Main and Murray streets. This officer followed the car to Rapides Regional Medical Center, where the driver stopped, exited the car, and said the passenger was shot.

Mother Charged in Child’s Death

  • Posted on: 23 July 2019

(7/23/2019, 1350 hrs) An Alexandria woman has been charged with Second Degree Murder in connection with the death of her 5-year-old child on July 17.

Early that afternoon, the mother, Jasmine Anderson, brought the girl to a local hospital emergency room where doctors determined the child was deceased upon arrival. Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators were called to the scene to conduct an investigation.

Robbery Suspect Captured the Next Day

  • Posted on: 19 July 2019

(7/19/2019, 1530 hrs) The Alexandria Police Department has made an arrest less than 24 hours following a robbery on a parking lot in the 2200 block of Memorial Drive. The victim reported a man with a gun demanded her purse in the early afternoon of July 18. Once she relinquished her purse, he fled the scene on foot and retrieved a bicycle that had been left behind the business. He rode away on the bike.

5-Year-Old Death Investigation

  • Posted on: 19 July 2019

On July 17, around 2 pm, a 5-year-old girl was brought into the emergency room of a local hospital. The child was already deceased upon their arrival. Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators were called to the scene to conduct an investigation. An autopsy, performed on July 18, determined that the child died as a result of an injury to her neck.

At approximately 4 pm on July 18, APD Traffic Officers located the scene where the incident took place. Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators responded and continued the investigation.