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COMMUNITY ALERT: Share this Sketch to find the Alexandria killer

COMMUNITY ALERT: Share this Sketch to find the Alexandria killer

ALEXANDRIA (WUSA9) -- Alexandria Police and WUSA9 are teaming up to share this sketch as many times as possible throughout the city and the surrounding areas.

The man in the sketch is possibly responsible for three different murders in the City of Alexandria. 

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Text the word ALEXANDRIA to 25543 for text alerts (standard text message rates apply) about the case and any developments in the investigation. 

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Water main break closes part of King St. in Alexandria


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- King Street is closed in both directions between Diagonal Rd. and West St. Monday night due to a water main break, Alexandria Police tweeted.

It is unknown how long repairs will take, authorities said.


Capital Bikeshare expands in Alexandria


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- An additional eight Capital Bikeshare stations have been added in the City of Alexandria, doubling the size of the system in Alexandria.

The program started back in 2012 in Alexandria and there are now 16 stations throughout the area.

The new stations are located at:

• Eisenhower Avenue & Mill Race Lane

• Ballenger Avenue & Dulany Street

• Duke Street & John Carlyle Street

• Mount Vernon Avenue & East Nelson Avenue

• Mount Vernon Avenue & East Del Ray Avenue

• Mount Vernon Avenue & Kennedy Street

• Monroe Avenue & Leslie Avenue

• Potomac Greens Drive & Slater's Lane

Northern Va. police warn of motorcycle theft


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- The Alexandria Police Department is warning residents of a recent rise in thefts of motorcycles in the Alexandria area.

The amount of motorcycle thefts is at the same number as last year, however police said, over 40 percent of the thefts have happened within the past two months.

The Alexandria Police Department advises residents to take the following precautions:

· See suspicious trucks or vans idling in the area? Report them to local police; that is how most stolen motorcycles are transported from the scene.

· Lock your ignition and remove the key. Many bike thefts occur when the ignition is shut off, but not locked.

· Don't lock your motorcycle in the same location all the time.

· Uniquely mark and then photograph your bike. If stolen, note unique markings to law enforcement.

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Take the Plunge: Join Design Army X Karla Colletto for Pool Party, Fashion Show on Friday, Aug. 22

Take the Plunge: Join Design Army X Karla Colletto for Pool Party, Fashion Show on Friday, Aug. 22

Design Army X Karla Colletto to debut their swimwear collection - Swim At Your Own Risk - on Friday, August 22 from 7-10 p.m. at Capitol Skyline Hotel

On the heels of judging the global 61st Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in France as one of two US judges in the Design category, Pum Lefebure, co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Design Army, just released her first swimwear collection, Swim At Your Own Risk, in collaboration with Karla Colletto. A capsule collection for Colletto’s Cruise 2015 line and Lefebure’s first venture into fashion design, the five-piece graphic swimsuits and beachwear debuted at the Miami Swim Show on July 19th.

SMELLS LIKE MENOPAUSE SPIRIT

SMELLS LIKE MENOPAUSE SPIRIT

I do not write this in any way to condone the alleged corruption that the McDonnells are charged with. However, since the we seem to have gone from the "crush" defense to mocking and maligning Maureen's "nut bag" mental health, may I suggest that the type of behavior described so far, including the moodiness, the erratic, seemingly irrational acts evincing a lack of judgment, and the exertion of independence, "smells like Menopause spirit." The former First Lady's championing of Jonnie Williams' supplement would be consistent with her trying to deal with "the change" in the most natural way possible. Ironically, as anyone familiar with the bombardment of advertising concerning this normal life passage knows, to do that, and not medicate the symptoms away, is for the most part treated as a crime. Speaking as someone who refused physician pushed hormone replacement herself, and suffered through the inconvenience, Mrs.

Motorcyclist loses control on I-495, hit by car in Va.


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Virginia State Police say a motorcyclist lost his life when he was thrown from his bike and then struck by a car on Interstate 495 in Fairfax County on Wednesday night.

The incident happened before 11:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-495, just before Exit 173/Van Dorn Street, according to state police. The area is a work zone. Police said in a press release, "Three right lanes were closed to through traffic for the work zone; the three left lanes were open to through traffic. The lanes leading up to the work zone were milled and then there was a 2 -3 inch lip at the start of new pavement."