The Alexandria Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation in the 300 block of S. Reynolds St.
At approximately 11:53 p.m. on Oct. 9, police were dispatched to the area for a possible shooting. Upon arriving, officers located an adult male suffering an injury to the upper body. He was transported to a local hospital.
On Oct. 11, the victim, De’shon Jenkins, a 21-year-old Alexandria resident, succumbed to his injuries.
This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Ryan Clinch at 703-746-6673.
This is the second homicide in Alexandria this year.