Man charged in murder of Fairbanks woman

Man charged in murder of Fairbanks woman

Fairbanks police have arrested a man for the murder of Kristen Huntington, a woman who was found dead inside a vacant Hamilton Acres apartment last weekend.

Elizabeth Roman
Man accused of aiming crossbow at police now charged with attempted murder

Man accused of aiming crossbow at police now charged with attempted murder

Dustin Folse is charged with two counts of attempted first-degree attempted murder for the Jan. 12 incident involving Anchorage Police Department officers.

KTVA Digital Staff
Do you know what to do if your car is stolen?

Do you know what to do if your car is stolen?

More than a thousand vehicles were stolen in Anchorage in 2019. What should you do if yours is one of them?

Lauren Maxwell
Troopers cite woman for killing moose eating from hay stack

Troopers cite woman for killing moose eating from hay stack

Alaska State Troopers say a Fairbanks woman faces legal consequences after shooting a moose that was eating from her haystack.

Associated Press
14 with church ties named in Alaska misconduct review

14 with church ties named in Alaska misconduct review

A church leader says a review commissioned by the Archdiocese of Anchorage found credible evidence of sexual misconduct by 14 people who served in the archdiocese.

Associated Press
Soldotna man found with nearly two pounds of drugs sentenced

Soldotna man found with nearly two pounds of drugs sentenced

Matthew Sean Bremond, 32, of Soldotna was sentenced to spend nine years in prison for what Sr. U.S. District Judge Ralph R. Beistline called a large scale heroin distribution.

Jennifer Summers
Wasilla man held on suspicion of catalytic converter thefts

Wasilla man held on suspicion of catalytic converter thefts

Troopers say Tristen Balthazore stole pollution control devices from at least 21 vehicles in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough causing $42,000 in losses.

Associated Press
Fairbanks police investigate after missing woman found dead in vacant apartment

Fairbanks police investigate after missing woman found dead in vacant apartment

A woman who was reported missing late last week was found dead inside a vacant Hamilton Acres apartment over the weekend. Now, Fairbanks police are investigating her death as a homicide.

Elizabeth Roman
Video: Remembering Kristen Huntington

Video: Remembering Kristen Huntington

Wednesday, January 15th 2020, 3:32 PM AKST by Dave Goldman
APD names man who pointed crossbow at police before officers fired weapons

APD names man who pointed crossbow at police before officers fired weapons

The Anchorage Police Department is investigating a shooting that involved two officers Sunday.

Shayne Nuesca
Lawsuit claims illegally elected board members stole $80K from Tolsona Community Corporation

Lawsuit claims illegally elected board members stole $80K from Tolsona Community Corporation

The Tolsona Community Corporation filed the lawsuit against four people they say hijacked a board election then drained the corporation's bank account.

Heather Hintze
Judge sets higher bail for man accused of killing mother in Wasilla

Judge sets higher bail for man accused of killing mother in Wasilla

Officers say Denys Abramov showed up at the Wasilla Police Station with a thousand-yard stare and later confessed to killing 60-year-old Olha Abramova.

Heather Hintze & Elizabeth Roman
Kenai man sentenced for threatening to kill judge's family

Kenai man sentenced for threatening to kill judge's family

A Kenai man was sentenced to spend five years in federal prison for threatening to kill the family of a state court judge.

Jennifer Summers
Man who pointed crossbow at Anchorage police could be extradited to Louisiana

Man who pointed crossbow at Anchorage police could be extradited to Louisiana

A man who pointed a crossbow at multiple people in the Anchorage area over the weekend has an extraditable arrest warrant from Louisiana.

Elizabeth Roman
Judge throws out Barrett's statement, indictment in Grunwald murder case

Judge throws out Barrett's statement, indictment in Grunwald murder case

Judge Gregory Heath ruled statements Austin Barrett made to troopers should not have been used at grand jury, and dismissed the seven-count indictment. Barrett will stay in custody until the DA's office can file a new indictment.

Heather Hintze
Bean's Cafe: Tips lead to truck, driver who crashed into building housing The Children's Lunchbox

Bean's Cafe: Tips lead to truck, driver who crashed into building housing The Children's Lunchbox

Bean's Cafe is asking for the public's help to find a driver who they say crashed into their administrative building Saturday.

Shayne Nuesca
Man charged in fatal Bragaw Street crash with dump truck

Man charged in fatal Bragaw Street crash with dump truck

In a community alert Friday the Anchorage Police Department says 22-year-old Joey Thao has been arrested for the December traffic collision that left 22-year-old Cindy Vang dead.

Angela Krenzien
APD: Woman finds lost phone, threatens owner

APD: Woman finds lost phone, threatens owner

An Anchorage woman was arrested and charged with theft and extortion after police say she threatened the owner of a lost cell phone.

Jennifer Summers
How to start a neighborhood watch program in your community

How to start a neighborhood watch program in your community

The effort to organize a neighborhood watch program is low compared to the potential payoff.

Lauren Maxwell
APD: Anchorage OUI numbers trending in wrong direction

APD: Anchorage OUI numbers trending in wrong direction

APD says OUI numbers are trending the opposite way in which they want to see them.

Scott Gross
DOC is behind schedule in plan to send Alaska inmates to private prisons Outside

DOC is behind schedule in plan to send Alaska inmates to private prisons Outside

Alaska's Department of Corrections is a month behind its own schedule in a controversial plan to ship Alaskans serving prison sentences to private prisons in the Lower 48. 

Daniella Rivera
Coast Guard technician sentenced for murdering 2 co-workers

Coast Guard technician sentenced for murdering 2 co-workers

A U.S. Coast Guard antenna technician convicted of murdering two co-workers in 2012 at a Kodiak, Alaska, communications station has been sentenced to life in prison.

Associated Press
New Year's Eve assault suspects arrested in Anchorage

New Year's Eve assault suspects arrested in Anchorage

Alaska State Troopers are searching for two people they say assaulted a man in Kodiak during a home burglary on New Year's Eve. They believe the suspects are somewhere in Anchorage.

Elizabeth Roman
Resources available for victims of Eagle River nurse practitioner in opioid bust

Resources available for victims of Eagle River nurse practitioner in opioid bust

Help is available for people and their families who were illegally prescribed opioids by disgraced Eagle River nurse practitioner Jessica Spayd.

Shayne Nuesca
Troopers: Wanted suspect dies in officer-involved shooting in Delta Junction

Troopers: Wanted suspect dies in officer-involved shooting in Delta Junction

A wanted suspect is dead after a shooting incident Tuesday morning, Alaska State Troopers say.

Shayne Nuesca
'Fairbanks Four' man arrested in Palmer for driving stolen car, appearing under the influence

'Fairbanks Four' man arrested in Palmer for driving stolen car, appearing under the influence

George Frese, 42, is one of four men who spent nearly two decades in jail after being wrongly convicted of a 1997 murder.

Heather Hintze
Town hall addressing violence against Kenai Peninsula LGBTQ community draws large crowd

Town hall addressing violence against Kenai Peninsula LGBTQ community draws large crowd

Activists and advocates stressed the need for more safe spaces for LGBTQ community and stronger legislation against hate crimes.

Dave Leval
Juneau man gets 16-year max sentence for strangling assault, called 'worst offender'

Juneau man gets 16-year max sentence for strangling assault, called 'worst offender'

A Juneau man has been sentenced to serve the maximum prison term available under the law for his attack on a woman last year, when he strangled her unconscious.

Megan Mazurek
Suspect in shooting, SWAT standoff was wanted for leaving a halfway house

Suspect in shooting, SWAT standoff was wanted for leaving a halfway house

The suspect in a New Year's Day shooting and standoff with the Anchorage Police SWAT team had a warrant out for his arrest after he allegedly left a halfway house in July and did not return.

Daniella Rivera
Anchorage SWAT responds to man barricaded in apartment after shooting, 1 in custody

Anchorage SWAT responds to man barricaded in apartment after shooting, 1 in custody

SWAT officers with the Anchorage Police Department took one man into custody after he barricaded himself inside an apartment near Fourth Avenue and Sitka Street after a shooting on Fifth Avenue.

Angela Krenzien
Bethel principal accused of sending sexually explicit messages to teens released from jail

Bethel principal accused of sending sexually explicit messages to teens released from jail

A former Bethel elementary principal accused of illegal contact with minors has been released from jail.

Joe Vigil
Body of woman found shot in Wasilla, relative turns himself in

Body of woman found shot in Wasilla, relative turns himself in

A woman was shot and killed in Wasilla Tuesday morning according to the Wasilla Police Department.

Jennifer Summers
1 arrested following shooting in Northeast Anchorage neighborhood

1 arrested following shooting in Northeast Anchorage neighborhood

Anchorage police arrested 27-year-old Cody Heanu on charges of first-degree assault and weapons misconduct following an early-morning shooting.

KTVA Digital Staff
Missing Anchorage woman was killed, troopers say

Missing Anchorage woman was killed, troopers say

Shirley Skeek, who was 28 years old, was reported missing to the Anchorage Police Department on Jan. 2. Troopers say she was killed.

Shayne Nuesca
JPD: Man threatened to kill police officer before fatal shooting

JPD: Man threatened to kill police officer before fatal shooting

One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Juneau, police say.

Shayne Nuesca
All 6 suspects in Wasilla kidnapping, assault arraigned in Palmer

All 6 suspects in Wasilla kidnapping, assault arraigned in Palmer

All six suspects in a Wasilla kidnapping and assault case have been arraigned in Palmer. They are accused of tying up a couple, pistol-whipping and kicking them.

Heather Hintze
Alaska doctor charged in $9M urine sample Medicaid fraud case

Alaska doctor charged in $9M urine sample Medicaid fraud case

Dr. John Zipperer Jr. and his corporation are named in criminal charges from the state, announced Thursday by the Department of Law.

Jes Stugelmayer
Former McLaughlin superintendent sentenced to 4 years for child porn

Former McLaughlin superintendent sentenced to 4 years for child porn

An Anchorage judge on Monday sentenced the former head of the McLaughlin Youth Center to serve four years for possession of child pornography.

KTVA Digital Staff
APD: Man left with life-threatening injuries after stabbing, police investigating

APD: Man left with life-threatening injuries after stabbing, police investigating

One man is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries following a stabbing, Anchorage police say.

Shayne Nuesca
Man arrested in Washington for 2017 murder of Kake woman

Man arrested in Washington for 2017 murder of Kake woman

Isaac Friday, 27, has been indicted and arrested on a charge of first-degree murder for killing 19-year-old Jade Williams in 2017.

Angela Krenzien
Palmer DA called as witness in Barrett's evidence hearing

Palmer DA called as witness in Barrett's evidence hearing

Palmer District Attorney Roman Kalytiak was questioned about an interview he had with Austin Barrett on Dec. 7, 2016 before the suspect was arrested for the murder of David Grunwald.

Heather Hintze
Judge to hand down verdict in 'hoverboard' dentist Medicaid fraud trial in January

Judge to hand down verdict in 'hoverboard' dentist Medicaid fraud trial in January

The case against an Anchorage dentist accused of Medicaid fraud and endangering his patients now rests in the hands of a judge.

Daniella Rivera
5 ways to make sure thieves don't spoil your holidays

5 ways to make sure thieves don't spoil your holidays

There are steps people can take to ensure they don’t become the target of thieves, especially when out shopping.

Lauren Maxwell
Two men argued over drugs, alleged affair before fatal shooting at Mt. View Holiday gas station

Two men argued over drugs, alleged affair before fatal shooting at Mt. View Holiday gas station

A public criminal complaint document details an alleged motive in a fatal shooting at the Holiday gas station in Mountain View Monday.

Daniella Rivera
APD arrests 19-year-old connected to Hoyt Street shooting

APD arrests 19-year-old connected to Hoyt Street shooting

Anchorage police have arrested a teen for his role in a Dec. 10 shooting in the Russian Jack Park neighborhood.

KTVA Digital Staff
Court docs: Black Angus Inn homicide suspect known as 'Joey Snow' left Alaska

Court docs: Black Angus Inn homicide suspect known as 'Joey Snow' left Alaska

A man Anchorage police have identified as a suspect in a homicide at the Black Angus Inn left the state of Alaska, according to court documents.

Daniella Rivera
Robbers stole over $2,600 in cash from Anchorage Wells Fargo

Robbers stole over $2,600 in cash from Anchorage Wells Fargo

Two people who robbed a Wells Fargo branch in Anchorage earlier this month stole $2,624 in cash, according to a criminal complaint.

Elizabeth Roman
New charge: Bethel principal indicted for possession of child porn

New charge: Bethel principal indicted for possession of child porn

A now former Bethel elementary school principal who has been accused of sending sexually explicit text messages to teenagers is facing a new charge: possession of child pornography.

Elizabeth Roman
Vigil held to remember man shot at Mountain View Holiday gas station

Vigil held to remember man shot at Mountain View Holiday gas station

Family and friends held a candlelight vigil for the man who was killed in a shooting in Mountain View on Monday. 

Megan Mazurek & Daniella Rivera
APD investigating suspicious death of girl in Airport Heights

APD investigating suspicious death of girl in Airport Heights

A community alert from APD says police and the Anchorage Fire Department responded to a home on Penland Parkway about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday. The report was for a juvenile female who was not breathing.

Angela Krenzien
3 suspects facing multiple felonies for Wasilla kidnapping, assault

3 suspects facing multiple felonies for Wasilla kidnapping, assault

Darin Smith, Peter Williams and Andre Franklin are also charged with the murder of an unborn child after an incident in Wasilla earlier this month. Arrest warrants are out for three more suspects.

Heather Hintze
Suspect in Mountain View Holiday gas station homicide considered 'armed and dangerous'

Suspect in Mountain View Holiday gas station homicide considered 'armed and dangerous'

Police are investigating a homicide on Mountain View Drive, the Anchorage Police Department said Monday morning.

Shayne Nuesca & Elizabeth Roman
Judge orders detention for Bethel principal accused of targeting teens with explicit texts

Judge orders detention for Bethel principal accused of targeting teens with explicit texts

A now former Bethel elementary school principal accused of having sexually explicit communication and contact with minors appeared in federal court for an arraignment Tuesday. 

Daniella Rivera
Almandinger attorney still looking for expert to testify at sentencing

Almandinger attorney still looking for expert to testify at sentencing

Erick Almandinger's sentencing for his conviction in David Grunwald's murder is delayed until after the fourth suspect goes to trial in April next year.

Heather Hintze
Bail set at $15,000 each for couple charged in Wasilla mail theft

Bail set at $15,000 each for couple charged in Wasilla mail theft

Troopers say they found 41 suspected credit and debit cards at Brittany and Jacob Melton's home along with a typewriter used to forge stolen checks.

Heather Hintze
3 more suspects charged in Wasilla robbery and assault

3 more suspects charged in Wasilla robbery and assault

Arrest warrants have been issued for Abigail Thomas, Erick Hodgins and Thomas Halsey, who are charged with assault, robbery and the murder of an unborn child for an incident in Wasilla on Dec. 5.

Heather Hintze
Interview with DA: Barrett claimed to be unwilling participant in Grunwald murder

Interview with DA: Barrett claimed to be unwilling participant in Grunwald murder

Austin Barrett said he was not involved in the planning or execution of the killing of David Grunwald in 2016. "I was kidnapped too, in a sense. But I wasn’t killed," he told the district attorney in an interview before his arrest.

Heather Hintze
Cynthia Hoffman’s family discusses murder case on Dr. Phil

Cynthia Hoffman’s family discusses murder case on Dr. Phil

The episode showed Timothy as he journeyed to the location where 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman was murdered on June 2, 2019, allegedly at the hands of two teenagers – one of them, her “best friend.”

Daniella Rivera
Detectives searching for person of interest connected to Sitka Street homicide case

Detectives searching for person of interest connected to Sitka Street homicide case

Anchorage police are asking for the public's help finding a person of interest in a stolen vehicle investigation that's linked to a homicide case where a woman was found dead inside of a stolen car.

Elizabeth Roman
Judge hands Alaska man 99-year sentence for murdering girlfriend

Judge hands Alaska man 99-year sentence for murdering girlfriend

Superior Court Jude Pate gave Albert Macaseat the maximum allowed under state law strangling his girlfriend in 2016.

Steve Quinn
FBI: Anchorage police arrest suspect in Alaska USA robbery

FBI: Anchorage police arrest suspect in Alaska USA robbery

The FBI is investigating the Friday morning robbery of an Alaska USA Federal Credit Union.

Elizabeth Roman
Lawsuit accuses former ConocoPhillips employee, APD officer of $7.3M fraud scheme

Lawsuit accuses former ConocoPhillips employee, APD officer of $7.3M fraud scheme

In a federal lawsuit, ConocoPhillips says Forrest Wright and APD officer Nathan Keays organized a scheme to defraud the company throughout the year.

Steve Quinn
Explicit text messages show Bethel elementary school principal targeted multiple teens

Explicit text messages show Bethel elementary school principal targeted multiple teens

Christopher Carmichael, the principal at Gladys Jung Elementary School, faces a minimum of 10 years to life in prison for his most serious alleged crimes.

Steve Quinn
Anchorage man gets 99 years for attempted rape of 77-year-old woman

Anchorage man gets 99 years for attempted rape of 77-year-old woman

An Anchorage man convicted of trying to rape an elderly woman has been sentenced to serve 99 years for the crime. Rex Weston, 60, was convicted of one count of first-degree attempted sexual assault in August.

Angela Krenzien
Anchorage police name Black Angus Inn homicide suspect

Anchorage police name Black Angus Inn homicide suspect

Anchorage police have identified a man they say is a suspect in last week's homicide at the Black Angus Inn.

Elizabeth Roman
'I would never kill someone': Grunwald murder suspect Austin Barrett interview played in court

'I would never kill someone': Grunwald murder suspect Austin Barrett interview played in court

For the first time, murder suspect Austin Barrett's interview with troopers was made public as the District Attorney played it in open court during an evidentiary hearing in Palmer Thursday. 

Daniella Rivera
Opinion: Do you know who your child is talking to online? I didn't

Opinion: Do you know who your child is talking to online? I didn't

Video games and online chats are "hunting grounds" for sexual predators.

Scott Gross
11 charged in Western Alaska opioid distribution scheme

11 charged in Western Alaska opioid distribution scheme

During a three-day investigation of the Bethel Post Office from July 30 to Aug. 1, Alaska State Troopers and U.S. Postal Investigators located 19 packages and seized a total of 3,400 pills.

Bryan Dunagan
Anchorage police find 1 of 2 people connected to Black Angus Inn homicide

Anchorage police find 1 of 2 people connected to Black Angus Inn homicide

Police need the public's help to find and identify a person who might have information in a recent homicide case.

KTVA Digital Staff
Opposition mounting as Dunleavy administration plans to ship inmates to private, Outside prisons

Opposition mounting as Dunleavy administration plans to ship inmates to private, Outside prisons

Public comments during a House State Affairs Committee hearing on Wednesday regarding the Dunleavy administration's plan to ship incarcerated Alaskans out of state to serve time in private prisons were overwhelmingly negative.

Daniella Rivera
APD: 1 injured in shooting near North Pine Street

APD: 1 injured in shooting near North Pine Street

A woman was injured after being shot near North Pine Street in Anchorage on Wednesday.

Elizabeth Roman
After review, State says dismissal of case against Pirate was 'appropriate'

After review, State says dismissal of case against Pirate was 'appropriate'

A Department of Law review found the dismissal "extremely frustrating," yet "appropriate under the law."

KTVA Digital Staff
Woman sues major hotel chains alleging they failed to stop sex trafficking at their properties

Woman sues major hotel chains alleging they failed to stop sex trafficking at their properties

A woman who says she was the victim of sex trafficking in 2012 and 2013 at multiple hotels in Oregon and Washington is suing six major hotel chains in federal court.

CNN News
Elementary school principal in Bethel arrested by FBI child exploitation task force

Elementary school principal in Bethel arrested by FBI child exploitation task force

Christopher Carmichael, the principal at Gladys Jung Elementary School, was arrested Tuesday night by the FBI's child exploitation task force.

Elizabeth Roman
Anchorage man indicted for murder of wife and daughter

Anchorage man indicted for murder of wife and daughter

A jury has indicted 34-year-old Tylan Fely for the murders of his wife and 13-year-old daughter who were found in a vehicle fire in late November.

Shayne Nuesca
Wasilla attempted murder suspect curses, flips off judge during arraignment

Wasilla attempted murder suspect curses, flips off judge during arraignment

A man facing several felony charges — including attempted murder — laughed, cursed at a judge and flashed an apparent gang sign during his arraignment Monday in Palmer.

Daniella Rivera
Man arrested for car crash that killed retired Alaska State Trooper

Man arrested for car crash that killed retired Alaska State Trooper

The man accused of criminal negligent manslaughter and DUI in a traffic collision that killed a retired Alaska State Trooper is in custody.

Angela Krenzien
Anchorage police investigating after woman's body found inside stolen car

Anchorage police investigating after woman's body found inside stolen car

Anchorage police are investigating after a woman's body was found inside a car that was parked on Sitka Street on Thursday.

Elizabeth Roman
Anchorage grand jury indicts man in Thanksgiving shooting

Anchorage grand jury indicts man in Thanksgiving shooting

State prosecutors say an Anchorage grand jury has indicted a 27-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting his sister on Thanksgiving Day.

Associated Press
Deserted 5-year-old takes toddler to neighbor in bitter cold

Deserted 5-year-old takes toddler to neighbor in bitter cold

The adult who left the children alone has been arrested on suspicion of endangering the welfare of a child.

Associated Press
Lyft: Anchorage driver permanently removed from app after alleged sexual assault of passenger

Lyft: Anchorage driver permanently removed from app after alleged sexual assault of passenger

An Anchorage driver has been permanently removed from Lyft's platform, according to the company, in response to a report of sexual assault. 

Daniella Rivera
Victim identified in East Anchorage suspicious death investigation

Victim identified in East Anchorage suspicious death investigation

Anchorage police are investigating a death in East Anchorage that occurred Tuesday night. 

Caleb Chandler
FBI: 2 arrested for armed robbery of Anchorage Wells Fargo

FBI: 2 arrested for armed robbery of Anchorage Wells Fargo

The FBI on Friday arrested two people they say robbed a Wells Fargo bank branch in Anchorage earlier this week.

Elizabeth Roman
AST: 3 injured, 3 charged with attempted murder in Wasilla

AST: 3 injured, 3 charged with attempted murder in Wasilla

Alaska State Troopers have charged three people with multiple crimes including attempted murder after three people were injured Thursday night.

Angela Krenzien
New database lists all Alaskans known missing since 1960

New database lists all Alaskans known missing since 1960

The Alaska Department of Public Safety has completed a project to list online everyone known to be missing in Alaska from 1960 to Dec. 1, 2019. There are 1,240 names.

Angela Krenzien & Jennifer Summers
Troopers charge Fairbanks man with murder in November shooting

Troopers charge Fairbanks man with murder in November shooting

Alaska State Troopers say they've arrested and charged 22-year-old Ryder Alan Smith with murder for allegedly shooting and killing 24-year-old Peter Horace-Wright.

Angela Krenzien
Judge denies bail reduction in sexual assault, abuse case with 13 victims

Judge denies bail reduction in sexual assault, abuse case with 13 victims

A man accused in a sexual assault and abuse case with more than a dozen victims is requesting a reduced bail. 

Daniella Rivera
2019 Anchorage homicides surpass 2018 count

2019 Anchorage homicides surpass 2018 count

In the final month of 2019, Anchorage's homicide count has risen above the number of homicides recorded by Anchorage Police for 2018, yet remains below the record set in 2017.

Daniella Rivera
Police identify man shot, killed at Black Angus Inn

Police identify man shot, killed at Black Angus Inn

A man is dead after a shooting at Black Angus Inn Tuesday afternoon.

Elizabeth Roman
Palmer man pleads guilty to possessing child pornography

Palmer man pleads guilty to possessing child pornography

Michael John Clark Jr., 29, has reached an agreement with the state to plead guilty to one consolidated count of possession of child pornography.

Elizabeth Roman
Alaska man sentenced to serve 20 years for 2016 sexual assault

Alaska man sentenced to serve 20 years for 2016 sexual assault

Jessie Evan Sergie, 28, was sentenced to serve 20 years for sexually assaulting a woman at her home while she slept in October 2016.

Elizabeth Roman
Elementary school student arrested for threatening other students

Elementary school student arrested for threatening other students

Anchorage police have arrested an elementary school student in a school threat investigation.

Elizabeth Roman
Man accused of 2015 Manley Hot Springs rape, torture seen back in Fairbanks

Man accused of 2015 Manley Hot Springs rape, torture seen back in Fairbanks

A man accused of rape and torture in 2015 has been seen back in Fairbanks after being extradited to face other charges out of state.

Angela Krenzien
APD names woman found dead in burning SUV near Cheney Lake

APD names woman found dead in burning SUV near Cheney Lake

The Anchorage Police Department says the person who was found dead in a burning Cadillac Escalade last month is 54-year-old Elsie Jackson.

Angela Krenzien
Former patients testify against 'hoverboard' dentist in Medicaid fraud trial

Former patients testify against 'hoverboard' dentist in Medicaid fraud trial

Dr. Seth Lookhart is facing 42 charges, accused of Medicaid fraud and endangering his patients.

Daniella Rivera
Troopers: Wasilla couple wanted in mail theft scheme now in custody

Troopers: Wasilla couple wanted in mail theft scheme now in custody

Alaska State Troopers say Brittany and Jacob Melton forged stolen checks and made unauthorized purchases estimated at $30,094 in value.

Shayne Nuesca
'They didn't ask for this': Father accused of murdering wife, teenage daughter

'They didn't ask for this': Father accused of murdering wife, teenage daughter

An Anchorage man is accused of killing his wife and daughter after their bodies were found in a burning SUV Saturday night.

Daniella Rivera
Man charged with murdering girlfriend in Palmer after a night of cocaine, heavy drinking

Man charged with murdering girlfriend in Palmer after a night of cocaine, heavy drinking

Palmer police said 35-year-old Martin Saccheus told them he strangled Mingnuna Miller because "she wouldn't quiet down and go to bed."

Heather Hintze
Police arrest suspect in SUV fire, 2 deaths in East Anchorage

Police arrest suspect in SUV fire, 2 deaths in East Anchorage

Two people were found dead in an SUV fire Saturday evening in East Anchorage, the Anchorage Police Department says.

Shayne Nuesca
Pilot in fatal 2014 Atigun Pass crash convicted of lying to investigators

Pilot in fatal 2014 Atigun Pass crash convicted of lying to investigators

The pilot in an airplane crash that left one person dead and two others seriously injured has been convicted in federal court for lying to investigators about his altitude before the crash

Shayne Nuesca

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