Eight Indicted on Heroin, Cocaine and Meth Charges

Eight Indicted on Heroin, Cocaine and Meth Charges

Eight people in Alaska, Texas, Arizona and California were indicted on several counts of Conspiring to Distribute drugs and money laundering last week according to the Department of Justice. The first of three indictments was unsealed and in it were charges against Omar Alejandro Alfaro and Jose Ramon Canales, of Texas. The indictment charges that those two […]

Dillingham Man Arrested on Heroin and Meth Charges near High School

Dillingham Man Arrested on Heroin and Meth Charges near High School

With information provided by the Dillingham adult probation office, the statewide drug enforcement unit’s Western Alaska Alcohol and Narcotics Team (WAANT), the Dillingham Police Department and the Dillingham Alaska State troopers began an investigation into the sale and distribution of heroin at 2 PM. At 4:30 PM, a tip went into WAANT and the Dillingham police […]

Troopers Net Kodiak Woman in Anchorage Airport Drug Bust

Troopers Net Kodiak Woman in Anchorage Airport Drug Bust

After a long investigation into drug smuggling into Kodiak, Alaska State Troopers made an arrest at the Anchorage airport on Saturday. After their investigation indicated that Kodiak woman, 42-year-old Tamara Jones, may have narcotics on her person, troopers arrested Jones and served a search warrant on her. Jones was taken to an Anchorage hospital, where […]

SEACAD Busts Two in Ketchikan on Drug Charges

SEACAD Busts Two in Ketchikan on Drug Charges

It was at 7 am on Sunday that SEACAD (SouthEast Cities Against Drugs) Task Force and K-9 Lutri and Ketchikan-based Alaska State Troopers contacted 23-year-old Brittany Diaz of Bellingham at the Ketchikan Ferry Terminal after she arrived on the ferry from Bellingham. After an investigation at the scene at the Marine Highway Terminal, Diaz was […]