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Jurors Can Hear Mental Illness Testimony at Severance Trial

A judge will decide whether jurors can hear testimony about the mental health of a man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over a 10-year span.

08/13/2015

Mugshot of Charles S. Severance. (credit: West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority)

No Insanity Defense for Accused in Alexandria Murder Trial

Defense lawyers for a man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over a 10-year span say their client suffers from schizophrenia, but they are not going to make an insanity defense.

08/06/2015

(Credit: Fairfax County Police)

Man’s Body Found at Alexandria Park

A man’s body was found Wednesday morning at Huntington Park in Alexandria, police say.

08/05/2015

Flooding from a water main break closed off a portion of King St. in Alexandria Monday morning. (Credit: PJ Elliott/NewsRadio 99.1)

Water Main Break Floods King St. in Alexandria

Flooding from a water main break closed off a portion of King St. in Alexandria Monday morning.

07/27/2015

Courtroom

‘Bicycle Bandit’ Who Escaped Va. Hospital Takes Guilty Plea

A prisoner who briefly escaped from a Virginia hospital has pleaded guilty in connection with the escape and also acknowledged committing a dozen robberies at banks.

07/23/2015

(Photo credit MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Survivor of Alexandria Shooting Testifies at Hearing

The survivor of a shooting that authorities have linked to the slayings of three Alexandria residents wept uncontrollably as she described the attack in court.

07/23/2015

Courtroom

Judge: Prosecutors Can Show Jurors Severance’s Writings

Prosecutors will be allowed to show jurors writings that advocate murder as a means of fomenting unrest by a man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over roughly a 10-year span.

06/25/2015

Officer Laboy's receiving his retirement credentials from Chief Cook. (Credit: Alexandria Police Department)

Seriously Injured Alexandria Police Officer Retires from Department

After recovering from a gunshot wound to the head, an Alexandria police officer has retired from the police department.

06/17/2015

BOWLING GREEN, OH - OCTOBER 2:  A sign directs people where to vote during early voting at the Wood County Court House October 2, 2012 in Bowling Green, Ohio. Early voting began October 2 in the battleground state of Ohio, five weeks before election day on November 6.  (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Vice Mayor Defeats Incumbent in Alexandria, Va., Primary

Vice Mayor Allison Silberberg has defeated four-term Mayor William D. Euille in the Democratic primary.

06/09/2015

(Credit: Alexandria Police Department)

Police Investigate Abduction, Attempted Sexual Assault in Alexandria

Police are looking for a man suspected of holding a woman against her will in a hotel room and attempting to sexually assault her in Alexandria.

05/26/2015

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