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Police: 84-Year-Old Man Stabbed After Interrupting Burglary

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    Alexandria Police Department detectives will be canvassing the neighborhood where a man was stabbed Friday. News4's Zachary Kiesch reports. (Published Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015)

    An 84-year-old man was stabbed after interrupting a burglary in Alexandria, Virginia, Friday afternoon, police said.

    An elderly couple entered their Northridge home in the 400 block of Jackson Place to find a burglar before 4 p.m.

    The man was stabbed by the burglar.

    The victim was taken to a hospital in serious condition.

    Police are looking for a black man in his 40s standing 6-feet-2-inches tall with a medium build and medium-to-dark complexion. He was unshaven and had a slight mustache. He wore a brown, waist-length jacket; black pants and a black wool cap. He was seen about 3:45 p.m. at East Braddock Road and Mount Vernon Avenue.