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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
DECEMBER 1, 2009 #09-056
1:30 A.M. HILDEBRANDT

Alexandria Police Resolve Barricade Incident on Ascot Court

Alexandria Police have peacefully resolved a barricade incident that occurred in the 5500 block of Ascot Court.

Yesterday, around 5:30 P.M., officers were called to the area to check on an individual who was believed to be armed and distraught. After making contact with the officers, the individual refused to leave his residence. Officers secured the area. The apartments immediately adjacent to the individual’s residence were evacuated. Alexandria Special Operations Team (SOT), Hostage Negotiation Team (HNT) and K-9 Units responded to the scene.  

At approximately 11:20 P.M., the individual surrendered to police without further incident. There were no injuries.  Sanger Avenue, between Van Dorn Street and Beauregard Street, was closed for approximately six hours.

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Alexandria, VA 22304
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