AST: Wasilla residents assaulted after confronting NYE burglar
Alaska State Troopers are investigating after a man broke into a Wasilla home on New Year's Eve and assaulted its residents.
AST responded to the burglary in progress report at a home near Birdsell Drive just after 10:30 p.m. on Monday.
According to a release by the department, the victims confronted the suspect while he was in their house, which led to a physical fight. Both residents were assaulted.
The suspect fled the home after jumping out of a second floor window, the release stated. Items were reported missing and the home was damaged.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact AST or MATSU Crimestoppers at 745-3333.
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