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Alexandria investigating 1st homicide of the year

Friday - 10/21/2011, 9:09am  ET

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Authorities in Alexandria are investigating the shooting death of a 40-year-old man, the city's first homicide of the year.

Police say officers found the man in the 1200 block of Wythe Street about 10 p.m. Thursday. The man was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

He has not been identified.

Authorities did not immediately release any information about a possible suspect or motive for the shooting.

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