Alexandria police investigate alleged stabbing Sunday night in Arlandria

The man talking to police was stabbed in the 4000 block of Mount Vernon Avenue on Sunday night, Oct. 29, 2023 (staff photo by James Cullum)

The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a stabbing that allegedly occurred in Arlandria on Sunday night.

APD was initially dispatched at 10:45 p.m. to the 4000 block of Mount Vernon Avenue for a report of a motor vehicle crash. The incident was recategorized as a stabbing, and police interviewed a man who was allegedly stabbed while riding his bicycle, according to the police scanner. The victim was interviewed by police at the scene.

The 4000 block of Mount Vernon Avenue was briefly swarmed by police cruisers and an ambulance, as well as a K-9 officer.

ALXnow has reached out to APD for details on this incident.

Anyone with details on this incident can contact the APD non-emergency line at 703-746-4444. Callers can remain anonymous.