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WJLA, February 27, 2013

PHOTOS: Alexandria officer shot, wounded during traffic stop

An Alexandria police officer was shot and critically wounded during a traffic stop Wednesday. A cab believed to have been involved later crashed on Fort Hunt Road near Belle View Boulevard.

The officer was wounded near the intersection of Wilkes Street and South Saint Asaph Street at about noon Wednesday. The officer was flown out from Lyles Crouch Traditional Academy.

(Photo: Steve Rudin/WJLA/WJLA | Date: Feb. 27, 2013) of fullscreen mode

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