Courtesy APD

Courtesy APD

Update on Thursday, July 13 at 10:50 a.m.

Karl Vandenhuerk was taken into custody Wednesday night and remanded to the Anchorage jail. APD spokesperson Renee Oistad says he was spotted walking in the Mountain View area, which is how he was caught.

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Anchorage police are asking for help finding a 40-year-old man wanted for a probation violation.

Karl Vandenhuerk is on probation for a drug-related charge, said Anchorage Police Department spokesperson Anita Shell.

Police describe Vandenhuerk as 5-foot-10 and 205 pounds with no hair, blue eyes and tattoos “all over” his body.

He has reportedly been staying at different places in Anchorage and the Mat-Su Valley, APD says.

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to contact APD at 786-8900 and press “0” to speak with a dispatcher.

People can also submit an anonymous tip and be eligible for a possible cash reward. Contact Anchorage Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or visit

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