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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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Still camera allowed in Alexandria murder pre-trial hearings


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- The judge presiding over the Alexandria murder trial will allow a still camera in the courtroom during pre-trial hearings.

Judge Jane Roush granted the still camera during a hearing Thursday for Charles Severance, 53, of West Virginia, who is accused of three high profile murders in Alexandria spanning more than a decade. His trial is set to begin on Oct. 5, 2015. Severance will be tried for the murders of Ruthanne Lodato, Ron Kirby, and Nancy Dunning

Man critical after falling from Va. construction site


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- A man is in critical condition after falling from a construction site Wednesday evening, police said.

It happened between 7 an 8 p.m. on October 22 in the 800 block of Main Line Boulevard in Alexandria.

The victim, a 20-year-old man, initially appeared to be suffering a minor head injury and was transported to a hospital by friends, according to police. He was listed in critical condition after being evaluated by medical staff.

Police are investigating the accident.


Trial date set for Alexandria murder suspect Charles Severance


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- A date has been set for the murder trial of the man accused of killing three people in Alexandria.

Charles Severance's trial is set to begin on October 5, 2015.

Severance, 53, of West Virginia, will be tried for
the murders of Ruthanne Lodato, Ron Kirby, and Nancy Dunning. All three were shot just inside their front doors with a small caliber weapon, police said.

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Graham's coach: 'We want closure for the Graham family'


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- News that a body was discovered during the search for Hannah Graham weighs heavily on many in the Alexandria community where yellow ribbons line the streets in Graham's neighborhood.

Former team mates and coaches are having a tough time taking in the news. Craig Maniglia, who coached Hannah in softball said: "we're doing everything we can to kind of get through it ourselves and we also have to move forward, and we want closure for the Graham family."

Magnilia was Graham's softball coach at West Potomac High School. The two met when the Graham family moved to the states, from England, 12 years ago.

Maniglia says he always thought Hannah Graham would change the world.

Three arrested for June Alexandria murder


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police have arrested three suspects in connection with a murder that took place in Alexandria in June.

On June 19th of 2014, Julio Caesar Urrutia-Erazo was found suffering from gun-shot wounds in the 3800 block of Russell Road. Urrita-Erazo passed away from his injuries on June 21st.

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Jesus Alejandro Chavez, Jose Del Cid, and Genaro Sen Garcia have been charged in connection with the murder, police said. All three suspects were also charged with murder in aid of racketeering, police said.

Alexandria building fire caused by lightening


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- A building fire in Alexandria caused by lightening Wednesday afternoon has estimated damage costs of $25,000, Alexandria Fire Communications said.

The building was empty and nobody was hurt, authorities said. The building is located at 4560 Taney Avenue, in Alexandria, Va. The fire started in the roof of the building.