Police Rule Traffic Death a Homicide

Anchorage, AK -- Late Wednesday afternoon, Anchorage police ruled a traffic incident that resulted in a death, a homicide. Police found a motorcyclist dead at Minnesota parkway near 15th street. Further investigation revealed that someone stole a car from the port of Alaska and was following the victim before he died.

The suspect then continued southbound and abandoned the car near lynn airy park. Police determined that the motorcycle had been dragged by the SUV for almost a half mile. They haven't determined whether the deceased was also dragged.

Detectives are asking witnesses to come forward. If you saw anything suspicious last night at the port of Alaska, Lynn airy park, or on Minnesota parkway please call 311 or crime stoppers at 561 stop to remain anonymous.

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