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APD Investigate Shooting

APD Investigate Shooting

At 3:14 AM on September 26, Anchorage Police responded to the parking lot at West 3rd Avenue and H Street in reference to a shooting. Initial indications report several people involved in a physical altercation, while many more watched, then multiple shots were fired. Two men were then transported to area hospitals with gunshot wounds […]

APD Investigating a Shooting

APD Investigating a Shooting

At 11:09 AM on September 24, Anchorage Police responded to the area of East 15th Avenue and Norene Street in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival officers located a man with a gunshot wound to the torso. The victim has been transported to a hospital for treatment of the non-life-threatening injury. The shooting is believed […]

APD Seek Public’s Help in Search of Missing Couple

APD Seek Public’s Help in Search of Missing Couple

Anchorage Police seeks the public’s help in locating two missing persons last seen in Anchorage, June 2021. Anchorage Police are asking for the public’s help in locating 30-year-old Heather N. Brown and 32-year-old Zecheriah D. Vaughn. They are in a dating relationship, are from Tennessee, and were in Alaska as of June 2021. They were […]

470 Health Care Contractors Coming to Help Alaska

470 Health Care Contractors Coming to Help Alaska

The State of Alaska announced a plan that will be importing hundreds of medical personnel from the lower-48 states, as our own state experiences its highest levels of COVID-19 and is grappling with the worst infection rates in the nation. During a press conference in Anchorage yesterday Heidi Hedberg of the Alaska Department of Health […]

Man Arrested For Murder of Moose Hunter

Man Arrested For Murder of Moose Hunter

On September 11 around 9:19 PM, the Alaska State Troopers were notified of an SOS activation from a satellite communication device with a message stating someone had been shot and they were approximately 8.5 miles off the Taylor Highway, near Chicken. The Alaska Air National Guard Rescue Coordination Center, or AKARCC, was notified. The U.S. […]

JPD Searching for Man Wanted in Break-In

JPD Searching for Man Wanted in Break-In

On September 19, at about 1:45 PM, a resident in the 17600 block of Point Lena Loop Road called 911 to report an intruder in their home and gunshots being fired. Police responded to the home and determined nobody, but the complainant, was still inside. Juneau police department checked the surrounding area for signs of […]

Driver in Hit and Run Investigation Arrested

Driver in Hit and Run Investigation Arrested

The driver of a deadly hit-and-run investigation in Anchorage has been identified and arrested. The preliminary investigation indicates that the male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at East Benson Boulevard and Seward Highway. The vehicle immediately fled the scene after the collision. Investigators were able to identify both the vehicle involved and the person […]