Category Archives: Mount Vernon Police District

UPDATE: Man Who Showed Explicit Video to Teen Arrested

Mount Vernon District Station – A 38-year-old Alexandria man is in custody after we received a tip identifying the suspect in the incident that occurred at the Goodwill store in the 6200 block of Richmond Highway on Sunday. Our dispatch center received a call from an observant community member who recognized him from the photos we released on Monday. Officers

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Detectives Asking for Public’s Help Finding a Suspect of Theft and Fraud

Franconia Police District – Detectives are investigating a theft that occurred in the Kingstowne area on March 6. The suspect entered a car, which may have been left unlocked and stole a wallet which contained credit cards. The man pictured below was seen on surveillance using one of the stolen credit cards at the Walmart on Richmond Highway later that

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Officers Seeking Public’s Help in Identifying Man Showing Explicit Video to Teen

Mount Vernon District Station – We are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who showed a sexually explicit video to a teenager yesterday. Officers were called to the Goodwill at 6220 Richmond Highway around 5:45 in the evening for a report of a man who had been following a teen throughout the store. The man, who only

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Detectives Asking for Public’s Help in Identifying Man Robbing Delivery Drivers

Mount Vernon District- Detectives are asking for tips after several delivery drivers were robbed. Since January 10th, there have been nine robberies of delivery drivers in the area of Pembrook Village Drive and Buckman Road in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County. The suspect orders food by phone to be delivered to a random address near the listed locations below.

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Man Dies from Injuries Sustained During Altercation

Mount Vernon District – A man died yesterday evening from injuries sustained during an altercation near the Beacon Hill apartments on Feb. 21. Officers initially responded to the 6600 block of Tower Drive for the report of an unresponsive man. He was identified as Matthew Watson, 36, of Alexandria. He was taken to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.

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Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Alexandria

Mount Vernon Police District – Our Crash Reconstruction Unit is investigating after a pedestrian was hit and killed around 9:30 p.m. last night. Detectives believe 51-year-old Nelissa Alston, of Alexandria, was attempting to cross Richmond Highway near Fort Hunt Road. The driver of a 2015 Lexus RC 350, who was traveling southbound on Richmond Highway hit Alston. She was not

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UPDATE: Two Men In Custody for 2016 Homicide in Alexandria Area of Fairfax County

Mount Vernon Police District – Two Washington, D.C. men are in custody today after detectives linked them to the murder of Tarreece Sampson on May 20, 2016. Our officers were called to the 6000 block of Richmond Highway at 2:20 a.m. for a report of a man who had been shot. Sampson was found with a gunshot wound to the upper

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