APD investigates Lake Otis shooting as homicide
Anchorage Police are investigating a shooting near south Anchorage as a homicide after one man was sent to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Sunday night.
Police say around 10:45, a caller reported shots fired at the intersection of 68th Avenue and Lake Otis Parkway.
According to the preliminary investigation, the victim and the suspect got into a fight near the intersection. That was where the victim was shot and died later at the hospital from his injuries.
Police say this shooting was not random.
At this time, there is no information regarding a suspect.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact Police Dispatch at 786-8900 (press “0” for an operator). To remain anonymous you may contact Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or online at www.anchoragecrimestoppers.com.
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