Main content
City of Alexandria Homepage
Monday, December 22  •  37°Light Rain Air Quality: Yellow
CloseWeather Forecast
Today: High 37° Low 37°
RainAir Quality: Yellow
Tue: High 48° Low 45°
AM ShowersAir Quality: Yellow
Wed: High 65° Low 53°
ThunderstormsAir Quality: Yellow
Thu: High 52° Low 34°
Partly Cloudy
Fri: High 55° Low 36°
Mostly Sunny
Alert
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.

Read More...
City of Alexandria, VA City of Alexandria, VA
Police Department
Share Share RSS RSS Print Print Text Size Text Size NormalText Size LargeText Size Extra Large
Page updated Oct 8, 2009 4:18 PM
CloseComments

No Comments Posted Yet

NEWS RELEASE
OCTOBER 8, 2009 #09-043
4:00 P.M. HILDEBRANDT

Alexandria Police Investigate Bank Robbery at Wachovia Bank Located on King Street

Alexandria Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred today at the Wachovia bank, located at 3624 King Street.  Around 10:19 A.M., a man walked into the bank, approached the teller and brandished a firearm.  The suspect demanded money, took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the bank.  No one was injured.

Police searched the area and K-9 units ran a track. A person of interest was taken into custody for questioning.  The investigation is ongoing.
T.C. Williams High School, T.C. Williams Minnie Howard and Francis Hammond Middle School were placed on lock down as a precaution.  The schools remained on lock down for about an hour.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section of the Alexandria Police Department at 703.838.4444 or the Crime Solvers tip line at 703.838.4858.  Detectives would like to remind witnesses that they can remain anonymous.

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

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.