Alaska State Troopers are asking for the public's help to find an Emmonak man who escaped from custody following an alleged assault arrest. 

According to AST's online dispatch, troopers were called after 27-year-old Michael Redfox hit and strangled his girlfriend. 

Later on, an Emmonak Village Police Officer located Redfox and arrested him, however, he still got away.

"Redfox was able to escape from the custody of the VPO," according to trooper's online dispatch. AST is currently searching for Redfox."

Anyone with information on Redfox's whereabouts is asked to contact Emmonak AST at 907-949-1300.

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