DECEMBER 24, 2008 #08-056
3:00 A.M. HILDEBRANDT
Alexandria Police Investigate Shooting on South Whiting Street
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning at 102 South Whiting Street. Wednesday, around 12:00 A.M. police were called for the report of a shooting. Officers arrived on the scene and located the two victims. The first victim suffered a gunshot wound to the thigh. The second victim received a gunshot wound to the lower abdomen. Both victims were transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Initial investigation indicates there was an altercation inside the business that may have led to the shootings.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Alexandria Police Department at 703.838.4711.