FROM THE CITY OF ALEXANDRIA:
Grand Jury Indicts Suspect in Shooting of Officer Laboy Earlier today, the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office, during its regular session, presented indictments to the Alexandria Circuit Court grand jury in the case involving the shooting of Officer Peter Laboy on February 19, 2013. The grand jury returned indictments charging Kashif Bashir, 27, with Aggravated Malicious Wounding, Attempted Capital Murder of a Law Enforcement Officer, and two counts of Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony in the shooting of Officer Laboy.
Bashir is represented by the Alexandria Public Defender’s Office.
Prosecutors handling this case are Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney Molly Sullivan and Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Bryan Porter. Trial date for this case will be selected within the next ten days