The victim from last night’s stabbing has been identified as Shakeel Baldon, 43, of Alexandria, Virginia. This incident is being investigated as a homicide.
Last night, on Thursday, May 5, at approximately 9:36 p.m., officers responded to the area for an injured person. The adult male victim was located by police suffering from upper body trauma. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later died. The investigation is ongoing.
This is second homicide in Alexandria in 2016.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Sergeant Dave Cutting with the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6627.
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