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Mar 18, 2019

Va. Checking if 2,400 Not Guilty By Insanity Can't Buy Guns

Va. Checking if 2,400 Not Guilty By Insanity Can't Buy Guns

Virginia State Police are manually checking the records of 2,400 defendants found not guilty by reason of insanity to make sure they are barred from buying guns after a man who shot a police officer in the head...

Mar 11, 2019

'Human Error' Let Man Who Shot Va. Officer Buy Gun Again

'Human Error' Let Man Who Shot Va. Officer Buy Gun Again

Virginia State Police are conducting an exhaustive review of their "Do Not Sell" list for firearms after a man who shot a police officer in the head in 2013 was recently allowed to buy a gun legally.

Dec 11, 2014

Officer Laboy Shooter to Stay at State Hospital

Officer Laboy Shooter to Stay at State Hospital

The man who shot an Alexandria police officer will spend another year in a state mental psychiatric hospital, a judge ruled Thursday.

Oct 2, 2014

Officer Laboy Shooter Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

Officer Laboy Shooter Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

A judge found the man who shot an Alexandria police officer not guilty by reason of insanity.

Sep 29, 2014

Man Pleads Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity in Laboy Shooting

Man Pleads Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity in Laboy Shooting

The cab driver accused of shooting Alexandria police officer Peter Laboy has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to all charges against him.

Apr 17, 2014

Laboy Receives Gold Award for Valor

Laboy Receives Gold Award for Valor

The Alexandria police officer shot in the head during a traffic stop last year was recognized at the Valor Awards in Old Town Thursday along with the men and women who helped save his life.

Jan 9, 2014

Man Charged With Shooting Va. Officer Deemed Competent

Man Charged With Shooting Va. Officer Deemed Competent

The man accused of shooting an Alexandria police officer during a traffic stop was found competent to stand trial Thursday.

Jul 11, 2013

Man Accused of Shooting Ofc. Laboy Deemed Incompetent

Man Accused of Shooting Ofc. Laboy Deemed Incompetent

The man accused of shooting an Alexandria police officer during a traffic stop was found incompetent to stand trial.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.