Armed Home Intruder Shoots Self Inside Virginia Apartment

One of three men who forced their way into a Virginia apartment accidentally shot himself, according to the Alexandria Police Department.

Investigators said the men forced their way into an apartment in the 3800 block of Executive Avenue around 1 a.m. Monday morning. They said the men were armed with knives and a firearm.

After demanding and receiving valuables, one of the men unintentionally shot in the lower body, and all three men fled the scene.

Police said the victims were not injured, and they are still investigating the case.

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