Troopers searching for person of interest in Wasilla triple homicide

Troopers searching for person of interest in Wasilla triple homicide

The Alaska State Troopers want to speak with 51-year-old Juan Camarena, a person of interest in the triple homicide that occurred earlier this month in Wasilla.

Shayne Nuesca
Man charged with murder in Crooked Creek

Man charged with murder in Crooked Creek

Ronald Waskey, 30, has been charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of Evan Waskey, 26.

Shayne Nuesca
Former McLaughlin Youth Center supervisor sentenced for sexual abuse claims innocence, vows to appeal

Former McLaughlin Youth Center supervisor sentenced for sexual abuse claims innocence, vows to appeal

A former juvenile justice officer at the McLaughlin Youth Center, who is now a convicted sex offender, received his sentence Friday morning for crimes he insists he did not commit. 

Daniella Rivera
Alaska man pleads guilty to income tax fraud

Alaska man pleads guilty to income tax fraud

65-year-old Jose Luis Arenas pleaded guilty to five counts of aiding and assisting in the preparation of false federal individual income tax returns.

Bryan Dunagan
Man indicted on attempted murder charge in Gaslight Lounge shooting

Man indicted on attempted murder charge in Gaslight Lounge shooting

A man has been indicted on more than a dozen charges after a shooting at The Gaslight Lounge that left a bar employee seriously injured, according to court documents.

Daniella Rivera
'A complete accident': JBER soldier charged in fatal shooting of former service member

'A complete accident': JBER soldier charged in fatal shooting of former service member

A soldier stationed at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson is facing a charge of manslaughter after allegedly shooting his friend in what he said was an accident, according to court documents. 

Daniella Rivera
Dozens mourn the loss of Nancy Xiong

Dozens mourn the loss of Nancy Xiong

Dozens of mourners attended a candlelight vigil to remember and celebrate the life of Nancy Xiong.

Bryan Dunagan
Senate confirms judge to 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate confirms judge to 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals

The U.S. Senate Wednesday confirmed President Trump's nomination of Oregon judge Danielle J. Hunsaker to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Angela Krenzien
Judge reduces Alaska militia leader's sentence by 10 years

Judge reduces Alaska militia leader's sentence by 10 years

Schaeffer Cox, 35, was resentenced Tuesday in Washington state.

Associated Press
Lullaby Project includes mothers serving long-term sentences

Lullaby Project includes mothers serving long-term sentences

The Lullaby Project is a program to promote healing and family connection. It started in 2016, but this is the first year that it's featured women in long-term incarceration. 

Liz Raines
Police investigate homicide after man found dead in vehicle

Police investigate homicide after man found dead in vehicle

Anyone with information, or surveillance video, is asked to call APD dispatch at 311. 

Bryan Dunagan
Full interview: Native Peoples Action director urges funding for VPSO program

Full interview: Native Peoples Action director urges funding for VPSO program

Native Peoples Action executive director Kendra Kloster sits down with KTVA's Megan Mazurek to talk about the state of public safety in Alaska.

Megan Mazurek
Baby assaulted by 26-year-old family member in Selawik, troopers say

Baby assaulted by 26-year-old family member in Selawik, troopers say

Albertha Davis was arrested for first-degree attempted murder and second-degree assault. Court records show the assault charge includes injury with a weapon.

Shayne Nuesca
Southwest Alaska man dies of injuries in suspected assault

Southwest Alaska man dies of injuries in suspected assault

Troopers say 53-year-old Jesse Britton of Quinhagak died Friday at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage.

Associated Press
Homicide suspect says wife’s death was an accident while prosecutors consider murder charges

Homicide suspect says wife’s death was an accident while prosecutors consider murder charges

Chue Yang, 31, is charged in the death of his wife Nancy Xiong, 29, who was found dead at their home on Klevin Street.

Shayne Nuesca & Daniella Rivera
FBI on the hunt for man who tried to rob a downtown Anchorage credit union

FBI on the hunt for man who tried to rob a downtown Anchorage credit union

A man is wanted by the FBI in Anchorage after a failed attempt to rob an Anchorage branch of Credit Union 1.

KTVA Web Staff
Police name suspect in homicide on Klevin Street

Police name suspect in homicide on Klevin Street

Chue Yang, 31, has been arrested on multiple charges including criminally negligent homicide and manslaughter. 

Shayne Nuesca
Troopers investigating 2 deaths in Wasilla

Troopers investigating 2 deaths in Wasilla

Troopers said a male and female were found dead off of Knik Knack Mud Shack Road in Wasilla.

Shayne Nuesca
Murkowski urges action for missing, murdered Indigenous women on Senate floor

Murkowski urges action for missing, murdered Indigenous women on Senate floor

Sen. Lisa Murkowski spoke about the growing crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women on the Senate floor Thursday.

Megan Mazurek
Re-entry after incarceration: UAA students learn it's harder than people might think

Re-entry after incarceration: UAA students learn it's harder than people might think

University of Alaska Anchorage's College of Health hosted a Re-entry Simulation event for more than 50 students and community members Friday.

Daniella Rivera
APD: Felon found with altered handgun, drugs, others’ mail

APD: Felon found with altered handgun, drugs, others’ mail

Paul C. Loran faces charges of weapons misconduct, theft, vehicle tampering, resisting arrest, misconduct involving a controlled substance and violating conditions of release.

Angela Krenzien
Vandals break in, cause $2,500 damage at Chinook Elementary

Vandals break in, cause $2,500 damage at Chinook Elementary

Three people broke into Chinook Elementary early Halloween morning and sprayed a fire extinguisher inside, according to the Anchorage Police Department.

KTVA Web Staff
Serial rapist seeks dismissal of new attempted sexual assault charge

Serial rapist seeks dismissal of new attempted sexual assault charge

In July 2018, an alleged neighborhood prowler was identified as a serial rapist believed to be looking for a new victim. Now, an Anchorage judge is expected to rule on whether the charges he's indicted on should be dismissed.

Daniella Rivera
Murder suspect's trial likely delayed until late 2020

Murder suspect's trial likely delayed until late 2020

Jordan Flowers is accused of killing 19-year-old Gunnar Swan. Flowers' attorney said she had a full case load and likely wouldn't be ready for trial until late next year.

Heather Hintze
Rep. Geran Tarr pre-files bill to shorten time to test rape kits

Rep. Geran Tarr pre-files bill to shorten time to test rape kits

A proposed law would require rape kits to be tested within six month — cutting in half the current requirement that states rape kits need to be tested within a year.

Bryan Dunagan
Dutch Harbor man charged with selling heroin, meth in Unalaska

Dutch Harbor man charged with selling heroin, meth in Unalaska

About six months after being caught with heroin at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, a Dutch Harbor man has admitted to selling drugs in Unalaska.

Megan Mazurek
Hells Angel, wife who kept meth at dog kennel business sentenced for drug trafficking

Hells Angel, wife who kept meth at dog kennel business sentenced for drug trafficking

The couple admitted they kept a stash of meth in a shipping container at a south Anchorage dog kenneling business.

Shayne Nuesca
Gruening Middle School student arrested for verbal threats

Gruening Middle School student arrested for verbal threats

A Gruening Middle School student was arrested Wednesday for making threats, according to a community alert from the Anchorage Police Department.

Angela Krenzien
Man arrested for trying to bring heroin from Anchorage to Nome

Man arrested for trying to bring heroin from Anchorage to Nome

Investigators found and seized 8.8 grams of heroin that Quincy Iyatunguk had “concealed internally.”

Angela Krenzien
Statewide drug crackdown charges 9 people in Kodiak

Statewide drug crackdown charges 9 people in Kodiak

Nine people were indicted in six separate cases for selling drugs in Kodiak, according to the Alaska attorney general.

Shayne Nuesca
Man admits to murdering Alaska Zoo's gardener

Man admits to murdering Alaska Zoo's gardener

As part of a plea agreement for second-degree murder, Clayton Charlie can be sentenced to between 35 and 55 years in the stabbing death of Michael Greco.

Heather Hintze
Seward mayor to propose additional police officer position amid public safety concerns

Seward mayor to propose additional police officer position amid public safety concerns

When it comes to crime in Seward, a hot button issue for the community right now, new Mayor Christy Terry said the community is seeing symptoms of a problem impacting the rest of the state.

Daniella Rivera
Scammon Bay man charged with murder in his brother's death

Scammon Bay man charged with murder in his brother's death

Hank Aguchak, 36, has been charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter in the death of 35-year-old Edward Aguchak

KTVA Web Staff
8 people indicted on illegal drug distribution in Valdez

8 people indicted on illegal drug distribution in Valdez

The suspects were charged for distributing several illegal drugs including meth, cocaine and psilocin mushrooms.

Shayne Nuesca
‘There are murderers among us’: Homicide case fuels tension, anger in Seward

‘There are murderers among us’: Homicide case fuels tension, anger in Seward

It's been more than two months since a mysterious homicide in Seward and no arrests have been made, sparking outrage and angst among locals who believe they know who the killers are.

Daniella Rivera
Sterling woman sentenced in Southcentral drug, money laundering conspiracy

Sterling woman sentenced in Southcentral drug, money laundering conspiracy

A Sterling woman has been sentenced for her role in a drug and money laundering conspiracy that authorities say led to thousands of doses of methamphetamine and heroin being distributed around Southcentral Alaska.

Elizabeth Roman
Judge upholds sentence for man convicted of killing girlfriend in 2014

Judge upholds sentence for man convicted of killing girlfriend in 2014

Josh Almeda is serving a 75 year sentence for shooting and killing Breanna Moore in the basement of his parents' home.

Megan Mazurek
Troopers name 18-year-old as suspect in gas station robbery

Troopers name 18-year-old as suspect in gas station robbery

Troopers identified the robbery suspect as 18-year-old Daniel Anufriev of Homer.

Angela Krenzien
$1M bail set for Wasilla murder suspect

$1M bail set for Wasilla murder suspect

Troopers say Cooper Gordon shot Terry Spencer in the head then dumped his body on four-wheeler trail. A hunter found Spencer's remains two days later.

Heather Hintze
DOC moves forward with plan to send inmates outside, despite growing opposition

DOC moves forward with plan to send inmates outside, despite growing opposition

Since Gov. Mike Dunleavy's administration announced the Department of Corrections is moving forward with a plan to ship hundreds of Alaska inmates to the Lower 48 to serve their sentences, the move has received sharp public criticism.  

Daniella Rivera
'This sentence was not my idea': Ousted judge discusses Schneider plea deal on Dr. Phil

'This sentence was not my idea': Ousted judge discusses Schneider plea deal on Dr. Phil

Former Anchorage Superior Court Judge Michael Corey appeared on an episode of Dr. Phil on Friday, defending his actions in the case that spurred his ouster by voters last November. 

Daniella Rivera
Appeals court overturns Alaska man's marijuana DUI conviction

Appeals court overturns Alaska man's marijuana DUI conviction

The Alaska Court of Appeals released an opinion Friday reversing a DUI conviction for a man accused of driving under the influence of marijuana, saying the jury should have been instructed on lesser offenses like reckless driving and negligent driving.

Angela Krenzien
'Armed and dangerous' Juneau man arrested, police say

'Armed and dangerous' Juneau man arrested, police say

28-year-old Micah Nelson was wanted for questioning in multiple felony assault cases.

Elizabeth Roman
Anchorage police chief embarrassed by long waits for police reports

Anchorage police chief embarrassed by long waits for police reports

People are facing long waits for police reports through the Anchorage Police Department.

Joe Vigil
Alleged serial rapist charged with assaulting 9th victim while out on bail

Alleged serial rapist charged with assaulting 9th victim while out on bail

The latest alleged assault happened while prosecutors say Kayshawn Dyett was home on house arrest, under pretrial supervision and wearing an electronic ankle monitor. 

Daniella Rivera
Two men charged with bribery and fraud for contracts with VA

Two men charged with bribery and fraud for contracts with VA

Two men have been indicted on bribery and wire fraud related charges for preferential treatment in awarding VA contracts and certifying invoices for work that was never done or unnecessary.

Megan Mazurek
Wasilla man arrested in Mat-Su homicide investigation

Wasilla man arrested in Mat-Su homicide investigation

The Alaska State Troopers are investigating the death of a man in the Mat-Su as a homicide.

Elizabeth Roman
Search for 'armed and dangerous' suspect continues after shots fired at Juneau police

Search for 'armed and dangerous' suspect continues after shots fired at Juneau police

Juneau police say 28-year-old Micah Nelson has outstanding arrest warrants and is wanted for questioning in multiple felony assaults.

KTVA Web Staff
Seward homicide investigation into death of Preston Atwood turned over to DA

Seward homicide investigation into death of Preston Atwood turned over to DA

SPD Chief Tom Clemons revealed the development in the homicide case Wednesday afternoon amid mounting public pressure, swirling rumors and frustration from family members of the victim. 

Daniella Rivera
Police: Juneau man is armed and dangerous, wanted for questioning in woman's assault

Police: Juneau man is armed and dangerous, wanted for questioning in woman's assault

Juneau police want to question 28-year-old Juneau resident Micah Nelson regarding an assault that left a woman with a head injury Tuesday afternoon. He is considered armed and dangerous and has a $100,000 warrant for his arrest.

Angela Krenzien
2 arrested for impersonation, fake police car impounded

2 arrested for impersonation, fake police car impounded

Two people — 36-year-old Emerald E. Fuimaono and 21-year old Bruce Ioane Jr. — have been arrested for installing red and blue lights and a siren on a Ford Expedition and activating them in traffic, causing other drivers to pull over.

Angela Krenzien
APD looking for suspect in arson investigation

APD looking for suspect in arson investigation

The Anchorage Police Department is asking for help to find the man who allegedly tried to burn down a home.

Dave Leval
AST: Reports of sexual assaults to agency increased by 15% in 2018

AST: Reports of sexual assaults to agency increased by 15% in 2018

The Alaska State Troopers saw a 15% increase in reported rapes in 2018, a figure higher than the average 11% statewide increase noted in the Federal Bureau of Investigations recently released Uniform Crime Report.

Daniella Rivera
Man sentenced for selling large amount of 'pure' meth in Fairbanks

Man sentenced for selling large amount of 'pure' meth in Fairbanks

A Fairbanks man has been sentenced to serve over seven years in federal prison for selling a large amount of "pure" methamphetamine while on supervised release for another crime.

Elizabeth Roman
'Why did he do it?': Family of murdered Alaska Native woman faces alleged killer in court

'Why did he do it?': Family of murdered Alaska Native woman faces alleged killer in court

A week after Veronica Abouchuk's family learned Brian Steven Smith confessed to killing her, they filled the gallery of an Anchorage courtroom to see the alleged murderer's face. 

Daniella Rivera
Vandal strikes Northeast Anchorage neighborhood with spray paint

Vandal strikes Northeast Anchorage neighborhood with spray paint

People living near Rocky Mountain Court were surprised to find their vehicles had been vandalized over the weekend.

Scott Gross
Oregon man arraigned in Alaska for 1978 cold case murder of Shelley Connolly

Oregon man arraigned in Alaska for 1978 cold case murder of Shelley Connolly

An Oregon man accused of killing 16-year-old Shelley Connolly in 1978 appeared in court in Anchorage Monday for an arraignment.

Daniella Rivera
Juneau man arrested for assaulting 79-year-old relative

Juneau man arrested for assaulting 79-year-old relative

According to JPD, witnesses told police that 53-year-old Kevin Willis assaulted the older man on Oct. 16 in his home on Lemon Creek Road.

Shayne Nuesca
Donald McQuade indicted for 1978 murder of Shelley Connelly

Donald McQuade indicted for 1978 murder of Shelley Connelly

An Anchorage grand jury has indicted Donald McQuade on murder charges. He's the man accused of killing Anchorage 16-year-old Shelley Connelly in 1978.

Angela Krenzien
Murkowski bill aims to protect Alaska Native women

Murkowski bill aims to protect Alaska Native women

A new bill introduced by Senator Lisa Murkowski aims to help tribes protect and defend Alaska Native women. A pilot program under the bill would allow certain Alaskan tribes jurisdiction over everyone in their village, including non-natives.

Jennifer Summers
Troopers investigating 2 deaths in Mat-Su

Troopers investigating 2 deaths in Mat-Su

The Alaska State Troopers are investigating two separate death reports in the Mat-Su, according to online dispatches. Both deaths were reported Saturday afternoon.

Shayne Nuesca
Murkowski, Sullivan speak to heightened angst over crime against Native women

Murkowski, Sullivan speak to heightened angst over crime against Native women

Both senators headlined the final day of the Alaska Federation of Natives convention in Fairbanks

Steve Quinn
Driver in propane tank fire arrested after fighting with Fairbanks police

Driver in propane tank fire arrested after fighting with Fairbanks police

Fairbanks police arrested a man after he fled the scene of a propane tank fire and fought with multiple officers.

Shayne Nuesca
'Unthinkable': Community reacts to recent murders of Alaska Native women

'Unthinkable': Community reacts to recent murders of Alaska Native women

They were missing, before their loved ones learned they were murdered. Now, Alaskans across the state are still trying to process the violent nature of their deaths. 

Daniella Rivera & Steve Quinn
2 men indicted on federal charges for shooting guns on school grounds

2 men indicted on federal charges for shooting guns on school grounds

Twenty-seven-year-old Laquinton Tyrone Dashawn Robbins and 22-year-old John-Rexie Lagman have been indicted on federal charges for shooting guns on Anchorage school grounds. 

U.S. Attorney for Alaska commends 15-year-old for reporting sex offender's extortion attempt

U.S. Attorney for Alaska commends 15-year-old for reporting sex offender's extortion attempt

A Maryland registered sex offender has been sentenced to a total of 43 years in federal prison and a lifetime of supervised released for attempting to make child pornography. The man was prosecuted in Alaska and Florida.

Joe Vigil
Man charged with assault for driving wrong way on Glenn Highway, crashing

Man charged with assault for driving wrong way on Glenn Highway, crashing

A 59-year-old man is facing criminal charges for driving the wrong way on the Glenn Highway and colliding with another vehicle early Thursday morning.

Angela Krenzien
Portrait-filled kuspuk captures AFN's attention, renewing calls for public safety

Portrait-filled kuspuk captures AFN's attention, renewing calls for public safety

Amber Webb's sketches of murdered and missing Indigenous women captured eyes and hearts of those tackling rural public safety problems.

Steve Quinn
Brian Smith now indicted in the murders of 2 Alaska Native women

Brian Smith now indicted in the murders of 2 Alaska Native women

A man arrested earlier this month for the torture and murder of a woman in an Anchorage hotel room is now charged with a second killing. 

Daniella Rivera
Brian Smith pleads not guilty in torture, murder case

Brian Smith pleads not guilty in torture, murder case

Brian Steven Smith entered not guilty pleas in the hotel room torture and killing of Kathleen Henry.

Daniella Rivera
New website allows public to see Alaska’s cold cases

New website allows public to see Alaska’s cold cases

An updated webpage by the Alaska Department of Public Safety encourages anyone to come forward and help solve outstanding cold cases.

DOC to send inmates out of state due to growing prison population after SB 91 repeal

DOC to send inmates out of state due to growing prison population after SB 91 repeal

The Alaska Department of Corrections plans to send hundreds of inmates out of state starting early next year. 

Daniella Rivera
FBI assisting APD with investigation into brutal Anchorage hotel room murder

FBI assisting APD with investigation into brutal Anchorage hotel room murder

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Anchorage Police Department in investigating a gruesome case with details that have left the community with concerns and unanswered questions since they were first made public last week. 

Daniella Rivera
Woman who killed boyfriend in 2012 fire sentenced to serve 60 years

Woman who killed boyfriend in 2012 fire sentenced to serve 60 years

It's been more than seven years since Gina Virgilio doused the couch her boyfriend was sleeping on with gasoline and set it on fire.

Daniella Rivera
Victim identified after SD card turned in to APD depicts brutal murder in Anchorage hotel room

Victim identified after SD card turned in to APD depicts brutal murder in Anchorage hotel room

APD says an SD card was found with footage of an assault and homicide.

Shayne Nuesca & Daniella Rivera
Dashcam video captures APD officer punching, kicking man before making arrest

Dashcam video captures APD officer punching, kicking man before making arrest

An officer with the Anchorage Police Department is facing assault charges for the amount of force he used while making an arrest last month, according to a community alert from the department.

Angela Krenzien, Elizabeth Roman & Daniella Rivera
DEA arrests Alaskan medical professionals for illegally prescribing opioids

DEA arrests Alaskan medical professionals for illegally prescribing opioids

A news release from U.S. Attorney for Alaska Bryan Schroder announced Wednesday that special agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration had arrested 48-year-old Jessica Joyce Spayd and 74-year-old Dr. Lavern R. Davidhizar.

Angela Krenzien & Daniella Rivera
Kodiak man leads troopers on high speed chase

Kodiak man leads troopers on high speed chase

Alaska State Troopers were led on a high speed chase Thursday after attempting a traffic stop in Kodiak.

Elizabeth Roman
Los Angeles man sentenced for Anchorage drug, money laundering conspiracy

Los Angeles man sentenced for Anchorage drug, money laundering conspiracy

A Los Angeles man is set to serve 10 years in prison for his role in a drug and money laundering conspiracy with others involving selling cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine in Anchorage.

Bradley Renfro found guilty of murdering David Grunwald

Bradley Renfro found guilty of murdering David Grunwald

The jury in Bradley Renfro's murder trial has reached a verdict.

Heather Hintze
Video: The trial of Bradley Renfro

Video: The trial of Bradley Renfro

Watch the complete trial of Bradley Renfro. He is one of four people accused of killing 16-year-old David Grunwald.

KTVA Web Staff
18-year-old turns himself in for suspicious death investigation

18-year-old turns himself in for suspicious death investigation

The Anchorage Police Department stated Diques Esaw came forward Monday evening. Online court records show he was charged Oct. 4.

Shayne Nuesca
No verdict in Renfro murder trial after first day of deliberation

No verdict in Renfro murder trial after first day of deliberation

Attorneys were called back into the courtroom on Monday afternoon to answer a question the jury had about the kidnapping charge.

Heather Hintze
Renfro case goes to jury after five weeks of trial

Renfro case goes to jury after five weeks of trial

Attorneys finished their closing arguments Friday afternoon. Jury deliberations begin Monday in Fairbanks.

Heather Hintze
Ex-state nurse charged for child pornography treated children in rural Alaska

Ex-state nurse charged for child pornography treated children in rural Alaska

For more than a decade, traveling nurse Michael J. Cassista worked in rural Alaska communities treating adults and children. Now, he's in Department of Corrections custody, facing 10 counts of possession of child pornography.

Daniella Rivera
State makes closing argument in Renfro murder trial

State makes closing argument in Renfro murder trial

The Palmer District Attorney said Bradley Renfro was a willing participant in David Grunwald's murder and has a history of lying about his involvement.

Heather Hintze
Anchorage man accused of beating roommate to death over assault on girlfriend

Anchorage man accused of beating roommate to death over assault on girlfriend

Fourteen minutes after midnight Thursday, a man called 911. He told the dispatcher his roommate beat up his girlfriend, then said, "I beat the s**** out of him, he's dead now," according to court documents. 

Daniella Rivera
Report: Murder rates decline, but violent crimes, rapes rise

Report: Murder rates decline, but violent crimes, rapes rise

State and federal crime reports show significant spikes and declines in violent crimes.

Steve Quinn
STAR: Alaska's rising rape rate is disheartening, but not surprising

STAR: Alaska's rising rape rate is disheartening, but not surprising

Startling statistics in a newly released state and federal crime data report show rape is again on the rise in Alaska. 

Daniella Rivera
Former McLaughlin Youth Center superintendent pleads guilty to federal child porn charge

Former McLaughlin Youth Center superintendent pleads guilty to federal child porn charge

A man who worked with children for the state of Alaska pleaded guilty in federal court to having child porn.
Court records show 55-year-old Dennis Weston Jr. pleaded guilty to sexual exploitation of a child by possession of child pornography.

Jennifer Summers
APD identifies persons of interest in assault investigation

APD identifies persons of interest in assault investigation

APD says the men may have information about an assault that happened in August.

Shayne Nuesca
Sen. Murkowski says Alaskans should feel sick about high rates of sexual assault and domestic violence

Sen. Murkowski says Alaskans should feel sick about high rates of sexual assault and domestic violence

Sen. Lisa Murkowski urged Alaskans to take a stand against domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse.

Lauren Maxwell
Renfro distances himself from other Grunwald murder suspects

Renfro distances himself from other Grunwald murder suspects

Bradley Renfro is seen on video partying with his friends just hours after one of them killed David Grunwald. Renfro said he was drinking to suppress his memories about what he witnessed.

Heather Hintze
Former clinical therapist indicted on federal child porn charges

Former clinical therapist indicted on federal child porn charges

A man facing charges for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography also worked at inpatient treatment facilities for children.

Renfro names Austin Barrett as Grunwald's killer

Renfro names Austin Barrett as Grunwald's killer

Ben and Edie Grunwald left the courtroom as murder suspect Bradley Renfro described their son's final moments.

Heather Hintze
Eagle man arrested on suspicion of murder in stabbing

Eagle man arrested on suspicion of murder in stabbing

Alaska State Troopers say Michael Stevens was held on Saturday in the stabbing death in Eagle of 41-year-old Mickey Roberts of Fairbanks.

Associated Press
Wasilla man charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography

Wasilla man charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography

According to court documents, Michael J. Cassista "knowingly possessed or knowingly accessed" the pornographic material using a computer.

Bryan Dunagan
'He knew too much': Renfro describes reason friends killed David Grunwald

'He knew too much': Renfro describes reason friends killed David Grunwald

On the third day of his testimony, murder suspect Bradley Renfro described the moments leading up to the crime scene on Knik River Road where David Grunwald was shot and killed.

Heather Hintze
DOC reverses instruction to probation, parole officers to ignore new crimes

DOC reverses instruction to probation, parole officers to ignore new crimes

Limitations placed on how probation and parole officers perform their duties have been rolled back, according to the Department of Corrections. 

Daniella Rivera
Two days of Renfro testimony yield no new details about Grunwald murder

Two days of Renfro testimony yield no new details about Grunwald murder

So far, Bradley Renfo has only described how David Grunwald was pistol-whipped. Before getting to the rest of the details of the crimes, the defense attorney is dissecting the interviews Renfro had with troopers.

Heather Hintze

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