SME Identifies Remains of Man Discovered on Island near Craig/Klawock

SME Identifies Remains of Man Discovered on Island near Craig/Klawock

Alaska State Troopers report that the State Medical Examiner’s office has positively identified the remains that were discovered on an uninhabited island near Craig and Klawock on August 2nd, 2021. The remains were identified as those of 52 Christopher Perez of Craig. Perez was kayaking outside of Klawock when he was last seen. His remains […]

Suicidal Klawock Man Arrested on Assault/Weapons Charges

Suicidal Klawock Man Arrested on Assault/Weapons Charges

The Klawock Police called Alaska State Troopers at 427 pm on Sunday and requested there assistance regarding a Klawock man armed with a high-powered rifle that he had discharged while making threats, AST reported. AST responded along with Craig PD, and U.S.F.S officers to lend assistance to Klawock personnel. Troopers identified the suspect as 61-year-old […]

Warrant Service on Man Aboard Fishing Vessel Turns into Drug Bust in Waters near Klawock

Warrant Service on Man Aboard Fishing Vessel Turns into Drug Bust in Waters near Klawock

The AST dispatch reported on Sunday morning that Prince of Wales-based troopers, Wildlife Troopers, and Craig police boarded a vessel in the waters near Klawock to serve a misdemeanor arrest warrant on a person aboard the f/v The Chaser, and the warrant service turned into a drug bust. The authorities boarded the vessel at 1:30 […]

Cause of Fatal Craig Fire still being Investigated, Positive Victim Identification as yet not Released

Cause of Fatal Craig Fire still being Investigated,  Positive Victim Identification as yet not Released

Alaska State Troopers revealed on Tuesday that human remains were found in the rubble of the November 15th fire that broke out at mile 2.1 of Port St. Nicholas Road in Craig. Troopers were made aware just after midnight on Saturday, November 16th and responded to the scene along with members of the Craig Volunteer […]

Hollis Man Intercepted at Ketchikan Airport with 159 Grams of Meth

Hollis Man Intercepted at Ketchikan Airport with 159 Grams of Meth

  [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit of the Alaska State Troopers contacted a Hollis man at the Ketchikan International Airport on Friday evening and he was found to be in possession of a quantity of Methamphetamine, troopers reported. SDEU, with the assistance of K9 unit “Misty,” intercepted 50-year-old Hollis man Stanley Lynch at the Ketchikan […]