Weekly News

Suspect, victim identified after body found inside Alexandria ...

July 15,2018 06:21

A man was found dead in an Alexandria business Friday morning, and police are calling his death “suspicious.”

By Sarah Beth Hensley | @SarahBethHens July 14, 2018 2:15 pm 07/14/2018 02:15pm

WASHINGTON — A man is charged with murder after a body was found in an Alexandria business Friday morning.
Around 11:50 a.m., police responded to a call about a man’s body found in a business in the 1200 block of King Street. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, and police called the death “suspicious.”
The victim has been identified as Bradford Jackson, 65, of Alexandria.
Police assured Alexandria residents that there was no public threat following the discovery of the body.
Hours later, police announced a 34-year-old Pankaj Bhasin, of New Jersey, had been charged with murder in the case, and is being held without bond at the Alexandria Detention Center.
Anyone with information about the homicide can contact police at 703-746-6689.
Friday’s death marks the second homicide in Alexandria in 2018.
Below is a map near where the body was found:

Like WTOP on Facebook and follow @WTOP on Twitter to engage in conversation about this article and others.
© 2018 WTOP. All Rights Reserved. This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area.

business business casual business card business insider business lease business english business class business model canvas business intelligence business casual dress code

Share this article

Related videos

Woman Leaves Hawaii After Murder Charges In Twin Sister's Death Are Dropped
Woman Leaves Hawaii After Murder Charges In Twi...
Woman Once Suspected of Killing Twin Sister Pleads Not Guilty to DWI
Woman Once Suspected of Killing Twin Sister Ple...