Alexandria, VA

(Updated 4 p.m.) Police are investigating a pair of violent crimes that occurred this [Monday] morning.

The first was a felonious assault around 6 a.m. on the 1100 block of Quaker Hill Drive, right behind the Alexandria Commons shopping center near Taylor Run.

Police said a victim was shot multiple times but managed to reach a nearby 7-11 and call for help.

The shooting took place near where a car was stolen at gunpoint late last month.

The other incident was a carjacking that occurred shortly after 6 a.m. on the 3800 block of Florence Drive in Arlandria. Police said a victim was approached by a suspect with a gun. The person assaulted the victim and stole the car.

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