The Alexandria Police Department has released the identity of the victim in last night’s homicide. His name is Leon Williams, 37, of Alexandria Virginia. He was shot on Belle Pre Way on Wednesday, October 7, 2015.
At approximately 11:45 p.m., officers responded to the area for a shooting. The victim was located by police suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later died. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Sergeant David Cutting with the Alexandria Police Department at 703.746.6627.
This is the second homicide in Alexandria this year.