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Schedule of Services for the Christmas Holiday Week -- Updated 12/22/2014 12:38:16 PM

All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Wednesday, December 24; Thursday, December 25; and Friday, December 26, in observance of the Christmas holidays. Residential refuse and recycling will be collected on Wednesday, December 24. There is no collection scheduled on Thursday, December 25; and Thursday’s collection will take place on Friday, December 26.

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NEWS RELEASE
APRIL 2, 2010 #10-014
11:15 P.M. HILDEBRANDT

Alexandria Police Resolve Barricade Incident on Eisenhower Avenue

Alexandria Police have resolved a barricade incident that occurred in the 4800 block of Eisenhower Avenue.

Today, at approximately 10:10 A.M., a deputy sheriff arrived in the 4800 block of Eisenhower Avenue to serve an eviction notice. After knocking on the door and announcing himself, the deputy sheriff heard gunfire coming from the apartment.  Officers secured the scene.  The Police Department’s Special Operations Team and Hostage Negotiations Team responded to the scene. 

CSX and Metro were notified of the situation due to their proximity to the incident scene. CSX decided to temporarily stop service on the tracks near the incident.  Train service was restored around 4:15 P.M.

At approximately 10:00 P.M. Police entered the residence and located the individual with an apparent self-inflicted gun shot wound.

3600 Wheeler Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22304
703.746.1870
TDD 703.838.4896

Communications
Fax: 703.838.4978

Information Services Section
Fax: 703.746.1936

Chief of Police
Fax: 703.746.1945

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