June 2018

June 2018

Shooting Death on Henry Street

On June 10, around 9:15 pm, APD was called to the intersection of Henry Drive and Willow Glen Road in reference to gunshots in the area. Officers arrived and found a 20-year-old male subject lying on the ground, apparently shot. Medical personnel pronounced the male deceased on scene. A crime scene perimeter was set up and Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators were called. The investigation continues and no further details are available at this time.

Wanted Suspect from Texas Captured

On Tuesday afternoon, the Alexandria Police Department was contacted by the US Marshal's Office about a wanted suspect who was believed to be in Alexandria. The suspect was identified as Daryl Travis Kelly, who was wanted for probation violation stemming from drug trafficking and gun charges. He was also wanted for questioning in a homicide that occurred in San Antonio, Texas. Kelly was staying in a motel room at the HomeTowne Studios at 1000 MacArthur Drive.

Woman Charged with Stabbing

On June 3, APD officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of Ridgewood Drive, to a report of a man being stabbed. Officers arrived and found blood on the sidewalk and the front door open. Officers entered and located the victim in the living room with a towel around the injury on his arm, and a large pool of blood beneath him. Medical personnel responded quickly to treat the victim. Also present in the house were the victim's girlfriend and a two-year-old child.

Man and Woman Charged after Fire in Motel Room

On June 1, around 10:30 pm, officers responded to a motel room in the 5700 block of Masonic Drive. APD had received a call requesting a check on the welfare of a small child in the room. When officers arrived, they could see smoke coming from the room. Officers looked through a window and saw Joshua Kelley, a subject who they recognized and who had active warrants, running toward the back door with a mattress that was on fire. As officers entered, Kelley ran out the back door and fled on foot, but he was apprehended after a short foot pursuit.