Good Friday morning, Alexandria!
🌦️ Today’s weather: In the afternoon, there is a 20% chance of rain with partly sunny skies and a high near 51 degrees, accompanied by a west wind at 7 mph. For Friday night, expect a 20% chance of rain before 1am, mostly cloudy conditions, and a low around 35 degrees, along with a northwest wind ranging from 6 to 9 mph.
🚨 You need to know
On June 8, Clark — recently released from jail and set on turning his life around — was shot and killed on the 1000 block of Montgomery Street. The word on the street was that the killer was one of his enemies, Saquan Hall, a man Pierre Clark had allegedly previously non-fatally shot.
The murder was still under investigation when, on July 2, Hall was shot and killed on the 1000 block of First Street by Dijuan Clark, Pierre Clark’s brother. Dijuan Clark was ultimately sentenced to 31 years in prison.
The documentary interviews police, prosecutors, ALXnow reporter Vernon Miles, and members of Hall’s family who described the cycle of revenge that led up to the murders.
📈 Thursday’s most read
The following are the most-read ALXnow articles for Dec 28, 2023.
- Alexandria police searching for man who allegedly struck roommate in head with machete (2737 views)
- What’s Up in Alexandria This Weekend: December 29 – January 1 (1077 views)
- Notes: Alexandria Chief Deputy Shahram Fard hired as Falls Church Police Chief (767 views)
🗞 Other local coverage
- VIDEO and PHOTOS: Driver Apprehended after Crash into The Majestic Restaurant’s Patio in Old Town Alexandria
Zebra (Thursday @ 8:54 pm)
- Alexandria Pet Of The Week: A Shy, Then Sociable Dog
Patch (Thursday @ 2:30 pm)
- A look back at 2023
Alexandria Times (Thursday @ 10:58 am)
- Myron Mixon’s Pitmaster BBQ Closes In Alexandria
Patch (Thursday @ 10:49 am)
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on today and this weekend in Alexandria, from our event calendar.
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ALXnow will be running a series of City Council candidate interviews through the local election filing deadline on April 4. City Councilman John Taylor Chapman says that he wants small…
As Alexandria’s City Council and School Board work to reconcile their budgets, Mayor Justin Wilson scolded School Board leadership for not taking a longer view of budgets and planning. Alexandria’s…
It’s a big (green) weekend in Alexandria! The Ballyshaners 41st Alexandria Saint Patrick’s Day Parade will step off from the corner of King Street and St. Asaph Street at 12:15…
Washington D.C. resident Dykwon Perry Davis has been indicted by a multi-jurisdictional jury on two felony charges: abduction with intent to defile and attempted rape. Davis is charged with the…
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