UPDATE (7/4 8:20 AM):: APD is holding a community meeting to address concerns over this homicide on this coming Monday night.
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred late last night (Thursday July 2, 2015) in the 700 block of N. Fayette Street (see below).
At approximately 11:32 PM last night officers responded to the area for a shooting. The victim, 22-year-old Shakkan Elliot-Tibbs, of Woodbridge, was located by police suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later died. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Detective Loren King with the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6689.
This is the first homicide in Alexandria this year.
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