WASHINGTON — Police in both Alexandria and Washington D.C. are investigating a police pursuit that started in northern Virginia and ended in the District, according to the police departments investigating the incident.
Alexandria Police said it originally was called to the 800 block of N. Patrick Street around 9 p.m. after multiple buildings in that area were struck by bullets. This is when officers started the pursuit after locating a suspect video, according to Alexandria Police.
A pursuit occurred on I-295 and ended in Southeast D.C. shortly after near Malcolm X Avenue, according to Alexandria Police.
The pursuit and shooting are still under investigation by both police departments.
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NOTIFICATION:: APD is investigating a call for “shots fired” in the 800 blk of N. Patrick St that occurred at 8:40pm. Multiple buildings were struck. Officers located a suspect vehicle and initiated a pursuit, which ended in Southeast DC a little after 9pm. (1/2)
— Alexandria Police (@AlexandriaVAPD) April 7, 2021