Update: Police investigate homicide at Kings Garden Apartments


What lead up to shooting and who exactly is involved remains under investigation

Fairfax Police on are scene of a homicide investigation Monday

UPDATE (12/9/20 6:54 a.m.): Fairfax County Police have identified the victim of Monday night’s fatal shooting in Alexandria as 35-year-old Antonio Stewart of Alexandria.

Police say they responded to a report of the shooting around 7:40. Upon arrival they found Stewart suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body. Stewart was transported to a local hospital, where he died.

Police say detectives believe that Stewart was walking outside his apartment when community members reported hearing gunshots and found Stewart on the sidewalk.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the death a homicide following an autopsy Tuesday morning.

At this time it is unclear if a suspect has been identified, and an investigation is ongoing.

Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call FCPD’s Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800, option 2. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by phone – 1-866-411-TIPS.

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WDVM) — Police say a man died from his injuries after a shooting at Kings Garden Apartments in Alexandria.

Detectives responded to the 6300 block of South Kings Highway just before 8 p.m. Monday. What lead up to the shooting and who exactly is involved remains under investigation.

Police have not released the name of the victim, and the incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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