Two Nome-Bound Travelers Jailed, One for Drugs, Another for Extraditable Warrant

Two Nome-Bound Travelers Jailed, One for Drugs, Another for Extraditable Warrant

  After receiving a tip from Nome-based AST, the State-Wide Drug Enforcement Unit’s Anchorage Airport Interdiction Team (AAIT) made contact with two Nome-bound travelers troopers said were suspected of transporting drugs to that city on Thursday. AST said on Monday that after that contact with 33-year-old Frederick Larsen and 29-year-old Kaitlyn Priester, both of Nome, […]

Akiachak Man Arrested on Alcohol and Sex crimes on Thursday

Akiachak Man Arrested on Alcohol and Sex crimes on Thursday

  An Akiachak man is being held on $75,000 bail after his arrest on sex crime charges in that community on Thursday of last week. Bethel-based troopers were informed of a sexual assault/abuse incident in Akiachak on Tuesday, June 11th. An investigation was opened that determined evidence pointed to 24-year-old Herman Frederick having furnished alcohol […]

JBER Motorcyclist Crash Victim Identified

JBER Motorcyclist Crash Victim Identified

Alaska State Troopers identified the motorcyclist who died in the Anton Anderson Tunnel on Portage Road as 24-year-old Frederick Jenkins III of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Thursday. It was on Monday that the Tunnel Fire Department, Whittier Police, Girdwood Fire Department and LifeMed Alaska responded to the call  reporting the motorcycle accident at 5:11 pm. […]