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Two hunters plead guilty to five misdemeanors

Last week (March 11th, 2019), following a plea deal with the state, two men pled guilty in a Glennallen court to five misdemeanors relating to an illegal hunt. The investigation done by the Alaska Wildlife […]

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24 Bethel Residents Charged with Selling Alcohol Without a License

On September 7, 2017, the Office of Special Prosecutions charged 24 defendants for allegedly selling alcohol without a license in Bethel, a Class A Misdemeanor. The charges resulted from an undercover operation led by troopers […]

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Inmates who escaped from Bethel Jail back in custody

Wilson Beaver, age 43, and Carl Konig, age 31, escaped from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center on Saturday, August 26th, 2017. Reports state that they crawled through a storm grate. Both were found on Sunday […]

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Tuluksak teacher arrested

The Alaska State Troopers Bethel Violent Offender’s Unit (VOU) arrested John Paul Donald Douglas, 37 years old of Tuluksak, for an outstanding $50,000 + CATP arrest warrant stemming from an investigation coordinated by the Alaska […]

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Assault with uluaq

State Troopers in Togiak received a report of an assault which had occurred at a residence in Togiak On 06/16/17 approximately 1756 hrs. Investigation revealed that Cynthia Williams, age 22, of Togiak had physically assaulted […]

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Inebriate arrested for pepper spraying incident

Alaska State Troopers in Emmonak received a report of an assault in Kotlik on 6/4/17. It was reported that a female was spraying people with pepper spray while riding a four wheeler. An investigation is […]

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Death investigated in Pilot Station

A man in Pilot Station is deceased after being shot, said the Alaska State Troopers. On 4/13/17 at about 0029 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a fatal shooting in Pilot Station. A Village […]

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Misconduct involving a weapon

On 3/8/17 at about 0833 hours, Emmonak AST received a report of a disturbance in Kotlik. AST responded to Kotlik and investigation revealed that Walter Aketachunak (age 34) of Kotlik had possessed a firearm while […]

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Man arrested for assault

On 3/12/17 at 1434 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a report that Bradley Panruk, 21, Chefornak, had assaulted his girlfriend at his residence in Chefornak. Further investigation revealed that Panruk had physically forced his […]

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296 marijuana plants seized in Tok

On Tuesday, February 14, 2017, Fairbanks SDEU received a tip regarding an illegal marijuana grow operation at a residence near milepost 1316 of the Alaska Highway. The following day, investigators with Fairbanks SDEU traveled to […]

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Escapee caught and remanded

A man who walked away from custody was found and remanded, said a report from the Bethel Police Department. On 02/17/2017, at approximately 1648 hours, Attorney Linda Hardyman reported that her client, Jesse Beaver Jr., 33 […]

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Intoxicated driver arrested

A man driving while intoxicated struck a parked snowmachine in Oscarville, said Alaska State Troopers. On 2/2/2017 at about 1435 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to REDDI in Oscarville (outside of Bethel), for a white […]

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Man arrested for stealing taxicab

A Napakiak man was arrested for stealing a taxicab and driving it on the river, said the Bethel Police Department. On 02/19/2017, at approximately 1357 hours, the Bethel Police Department received a report of a taxicab […]

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Anchorage Taxi Driver Man Convicted for 2014 Sexual Assault

February 28, 2017 (Anchorage, AK) – Today, an Anchorage jury found 31-year-old AsadNur guilty of sexually assaulting a woman in Anchorage in 2014. Following five days of testimony, the jury found Nur guilty of one […]

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Break ins at Emmonak reported

The clinic, Ryan Air, and the Department of Transportation building in Emmonak were broken into, said a report from the Alaska State Troopers. On 12/18/16 Emmonak AST received a report that the Emmonak Clinic was […]

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Warrant arrests made

Saint Mary’s based Troopers, with the assistance of Saint Mary’s and Mountain Village VPOs conducted an area warrant roundup on 12/21/2016. During the roundup Troopers located and arrested 8 people with active warrants (2 in […]