Charles Severance, Man Linked to 3 Alexandria Murders, Extradited to Va.

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    A 53-year-old man that has been linked to three unsolved, high-profile murders in Alexandria was extradited from a West Virginia prison Monday afternoon. (Published Monday, May 5, 2014)

    A 53-year-old man that has been linked to three unsolved, high-profile murders in Alexandria was extradited from a West Virginia prison Monday afternoon.

    Charles Severance has been held in West Virginia on an unrelated gun charge from a warrant issued in Loudoun County, where he most recently lived. 

    Charles Severance to Appeal Extradition to Loudoun Co.

    [DC] Charles Severance to Appeal Extradition to Loudoun Co.
    A person of interest in three murders in Alexandria will remain in West Virginia while he appeals extradition. Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports. (Published Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014)

    West Virginia authorities told News4 Severance had left the prison around 2 p.m. Monday. 

    He was booked at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center later that evening, and could be arraigned as early as Tuesday morning.

    Charles Severance to Be Extradited to Loudoun Co.

    [DC]  Charles Severance to Be Extradited to Loudoun Co.
    An Ohio County, W.Va., judge has ordered Charles Severance to be extradited to Virginia to face a gun charge. (Published Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014)

    Severance has been in custody since March 13, when he was arrested at the county library in Wheeling. Police from several Northern Virginia agencies and the FBI had been tracking him.

    W.Va. Judge to Decide on Extradition of Charles Severance

    [DC] W.Va. Judge to Decide on Extradition of Charles Severance
    Northern Virginia police and prosecutors will be closely watching developments Wednesday in a Wheeling, W.Va., courtroom. (Published Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014)

    Authorities in Virginia believe Severance could be linked to three murders: those of popular realtor Nancy Dunning a decade ago; regional transportation planner Ron Kirby in November 2013, and music teacher Ruthanne Lodato in February 2014.

    Severance to Go Before Judge Tomorrow

    [DC] Severance to Go Before Judge Tomorrow
    The man who investigators believe could be linked to three high-profile murders in Alexandria, Va., will go before a West Virginia judge Wednesday to determine whether he'll be extradited back to northern Virginia. (Published Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014)

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