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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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Arlington Board ends Columbia Pike Streetcar project



ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) --

The Arlington Board has decided to end the Columbia Pike Streetcar project.

Chairman Jay Fisette made the announcement at a public meeting on Tuesday, saying the board heard voters on Nov. 4 who voted for the candidate who rejected the streetcar project, John Vihstadt.

The board voted four to one to cancel the project. Board member J. Walter Tejada voted not to end it.

Dunkin' Donuts giving away free cronuts in Arlington


ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- Dunkin' Donuts is giving away free croissant donuts in Arlington Thursday morning.

You have to find the "special sampling vehicle" on the corner or Wilson Street and Fort Meyer Driver between 7 and 9 a.m. to get one of the cronuts and free coffee.

People who post a photo in front of the vehicle to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using special hashtag #CroissantDDonut have a chance to win a year's supply of donuts.


Arlington rape victim gets justice after 2 decades


ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- We report often about the potential 400,000-strong backlog of untested rape kits that sit on shelves at police departments and labs around the country. In one Virginia police department, no such backlog exists, but 20 older, unsolved cases do – and, thanks to a grant, new advances in DNA technology and the hard work of two detectives, justice may finally be served to several victims.

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Two dead in overnight house fire in Arlington.


ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- Two members of a family, an adult and a child, have died in an overnight house fire in Arlington.

According to Captain Bill Shelton, spokesman for the Arlington County Fire Department, crews were called to the 1100 block of Emerson Street for a reported house fire with two people trapped.

We're told that a neighbor called 9-1-1 at 4:15 a.m. Then someone from the home called 9-1-1 at 4:17 a.m. Tuesday.

Criminal conviction box scratched from Arlington job apps


ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- On Monday, Arlington County scrapped the question regarding criminal convictions from its initial county employment applications as a step to ensure fair hiring practices.

According to county officials in a press release, asking about convictions on that first application "can be a barrier to employment for anyone with a criminal record, negatively impacting millions of Americans. An estimated 65 million adults in the U.S. currently have a criminal record."

Officials also released specific information about the change, including:

3 suspects sought in Arlington stabbing


ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- Arlington County police are looking for three suspects in connection with a stabbing Saturday night.

It happened on Oct. 25 in the 800 block of Frederick Street, police said. The victim suffered several non-life-threatening stab wounds, according to police.

The three suspects are described as follows:

Suspect one is described as a teenage Hispanic male, approximately 5'4" tall and 165 lbs. He was wearing dark clothing and had a blue bandana covering his face.

Suspect two is described as a teenage Hispanic male, approximately 5'10" tall and 200 lbs. He was wearing dark clothing with grey sweatpants and had a black bandana covering his face.