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Police investigate stabbing of man in Alexandria


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police are investigating a stabbing that happened in Alexandria early Monday morning, authorities said.

Alexandria Police say a man was walking in the area of Lincolnia Road and Breckenridge Place at around 1:39 a.m. when he was stabbed by two suspects.

The man was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the two suspects are both black men, ages 20-25 with a thin build. One suspect was wearing a blue North Face jacket and dark pants, and the second suspect was wearing dark clothing, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Michael Kochis at 703-746-6285.


Water main break closes Rt. 1 near Ft. Belvoir


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Water has been restored to nearby townhomes after a water main break near Ft. Belvoir.

The water main break has closed Richmond Highway in both directions from Frye Road to Highland Lane.

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Fairfax County police officers are redirecting traffic.

Fairfax Water officials say there is a break in a 14-inch water main on the northbound side of the 8500 block of Richmond Highway near Forest Place. Crews will remove debris on the southbound side before reopening that side of the road.

CAUGHT ON CAM: Possible robbery suspects in Fairfax Co.


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Surveillance video at a convenience store may have captured the possible suspects connected with robberies committed in the Huntington area of Fairfax County, police said.

This video was captured by a security camera at a convenience store in the 2300 block of Huntington Avenue at approximately 11:30 p.m. on March 21:

On our app? Watch the video here.

Police encourage anyone with information to contact the Fairfax County Police Department.

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FOUND: 72-year-old man from Alexandria


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Alexandria Police have located the 72-year-old man missing from Alexandria.

Police say Archie Islen was last seen in the 4100 block of Duke Street around 12 p.m. Wednesday.

Islen is described by police as a 5' black male,176 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. Police say he often wears jeans, a light green jacket, and glasses.

Islen has kidney problems and dementia. Police say he is comfortable riding DASH buses.

If you see him, please contact the Police Department immediately at 703-746-4444.

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Police investigating carjacking in Alexandria


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police are investigating a carjacking in Alexandria that occurred Saturday.

The carjacking took place in the 1200 block of Braddock Place, police said.

A White GMC with Maryland temporary tags was stolen and police say the suspect displayed a gun.

The Alexandria Police Department says to expect police activity in area.

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EASTER BRUNCH at CARMELLO’s, SUN., APR. 5; Kids 12 Yrs. Old and Younger Eat FREE

EASTER BRUNCH at CARMELLO’s, SUN., APR. 5; Kids 12 Yrs. Old and Younger Eat FREE

Carmello’s of Old Town Manassas, Va. is featuring a family-style Easter Brunch on Sun., Apr. 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The brunch is $30 per person (not inclusive), while kids 12 years old and younger eat free. The brunch will include a variety of eggs, waffles, paella, salads, meats, seafood, potatoes, pizza, biscuits, breads, fruits, desserts, as well as featured entrees. For reservations, go to www.carmellos.com

Carmello’s Easter Brunch menu includes:  an omelet station, waffle station, pizza station, paella pan, Portuguese salad, bruschetta, cheese and meat platter, risotto fritters, crab fritters, calamari, home fries, scrambled eggs, biscuits and gravy, tortellini crema rosa, penne Italiano, chicken marsala, assorted fruit Pplatter, ham, bacon, sausage, croissants, bagels and assorted desserts.

Northern Va. man gets 21 years in child's sexual abuse case


ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - A northern Virginia man has been sentenced to 21 years in prison in a case that prosecutors say involves the repeated sexual abuse of a child.

Jose Quintanilla was sentenced Thursday in Alexandria Circuit Court. He was convicted of forcible sodomy, aggravated sexual battery, production of child pornography and similar charges.

Once the 44-year-old is released from prison, he'll be on supervised probation until his death.

Between 2011 and 2014, prosecutors say Quintanilla performed sex acts on a victim under the age of 13, against the victim's will. They say Quintanilla videotaped the assaults a number of times and saved the files, which police recovered.