Friday, April 10, 2020

Police Charge Man with Murder in First Street Homicide

City of Alexandria Police Department

Police Charge Man with Murder of Saquan Hall

Alexandria Police have charged a suspect with the homicide of Saquan Hall, who died from injuries sustained during a shooting that occurred in the 1000 block of First Street on Saturday, July 2, 2016.

Dijuan Clark, 30, was apprehended on July 21, 2016, in another state reference the murder in Alexandria.  He is in custody and awaiting the extradition process to the Commonwealth of Virginia.

“This crime shook a community already dealing with a death and made many worry for their safety,” said Police Chief Earl Cook. “I want to thank the community for uniting and helping end the cycle of violence by understanding the necessity of allowing Alexandria Police detectives to carry out their investigation. The Police Department has a strong proven track record of arresting those who commit murder in Alexandria, and this case can be added to their ranks.”

The Alexandria Police Department would like to thank the United States Marshall Service for their assistance over the course of the investigation.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Detective Bikeramjit Gill with the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6751.

(Photo by Cliff, on Flickr)

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