One Taken into Custody following Multiple Domestic Violence Incidents in Chefornak

One Taken into Custody following Multiple Domestic Violence Incidents in Chefornak

  Bethel-based Alaska State Troopers report that they made an arrest in a multiple  Domestic Violence Assault case reported to them on Saturday in the village of Chefornak. The case was opened on Saturday after they received a call from the village reporting that 24-year-old Bradley Panruk had assaulted a 21-year-old female victim in that […]

Troopers Believe that 72-Year-Old Priest Died in Chefornak Rectory Fire

Troopers Believe that 72-Year-Old Priest Died in Chefornak Rectory Fire

A 72-year-old Jesuit priest in Chefornak was the likely victim of a morning fire in that village on Wednesday, troopers report. Positive identification has yet to be made by the State Medical Examiner’s office in Anchorage. Witnesses report that a fire broke out in the Church Rectory on Wednesday morning, and despite efforts to reach […]