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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. 

Click the Facebook button on this article or the Tweet button to send this to all of your friends, family and your community. 

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



City of Manassas residents can now use a more convenient way of receiving and paying their utility bill online. They have the option to pay by electronic check for free or pay a nominal fee to use their credit card. As of Sept. 1, the City of Manassas had more than 800 customers that have paid bills online, and almost 500 are using e-billing, enabling electronic notifications of due dates. For more information, go to www.manassascity.org or call 703-257-8219.

Customers choosing to pay their bills by mail or in-person, can continue to do so.

For those customers who register for e-billing now through Nov. 30, they will be automatically entered for a raffle to win an Ipod Nano.

Concierge breaks into VA apartment, drinks alcohol

ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- A concierge at a Arlington apartment building broke into a resident's apartment and drank their alcohol, police said.

Brooke Chrzan, 27, of Bethesda, Md. has been charged with burglary.

Chrzan, the front desk concierge at apartments in the 1400 block of N. Taft Street, was caught on an in-home video camera, police said.

She was released on unsecured bond, according to police.


VA teen falls 20 ft. at VA community center

ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- An Arlington teenager was taken to the hospital after falling twenty feet on to the pavement on Tuesday, police reported.

The 17-year-old was at the Arlington Mill Community Center on Tuesday afternoon when the fall occurred, the Arlington County Police Department said.

The injuries were believed to be non-life-threatening, the teen was taken to Fairfax Hospital, police said.

9/11 fallen heroes to be awarded medals

ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- As we approach the September 11th. anniversary, thousands of people who lost their lives are being honored. The men and women who died during the terrorist attacks in Pennsylvania, New York, and at the Pentagon will be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

One hundred eighty four people died at the Pentagon during the terrorist attack.

Baby born on Interstate 66 in Va.

ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- A healthy baby girl was born Thursday morning in a vehicle on eastbound I-66 before the Washington Boulevard exit, according to Capt. Bill Shelton with the Arlington County Fire Marshal's Office.

Shelton says the call came at 4:30 a.m. The baby was born before medics arrived. The mother's significant other was present, says Shelton.

Arlington medics assisted in post-delivery and the mother and baby were transported to a hospital.

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.