Remains of Missing Quinhagak Child Found on Outskirts of Community

Remains of Missing Quinhagak Child Found on Outskirts of Community

  Alaska State Troopers are releasing little information into the on-going investigation into the death of a child in Quinhagak located on Monday evening. The investigation began on Tuesday after troopers arrived in the community following the report of the child being located on the outskirts of town. The child had previously been reported missing […]

Quinhagak Teen Arrested on Sexual Abuse/Assault of a Minor Charges

Quinhagak Teen Arrested on Sexual Abuse/Assault of a Minor Charges

  Alaska State Troopers initiated a sexual assault investigation in the community of Quinhagak after receiving allegations on June 5th reporting that a juvenile female under the age of 13 had been abused two days before. After an initial investigation into the allegations, troopers obtained warrants for the arrest of 19-year-old Randy Wassillie. With the […]

Remains of Missing Snowmachiner Recovered from Kanektok River near Quinhagak

Remains of Missing Snowmachiner Recovered from Kanektok River near Quinhagak

Late Thursday morning, the remains of the snowmachiner who was last seen last weekend as he set out to travel to Quinhagak were recovered from the Kanektok River just short of his destination, troopers reported. 48-year-old Timothy Beebe was reported overdue at approximately noon on Sunday after he failed to arrive at his hometown after […]

Two Arrested, Victim Medevaced in Quinhagak

Two Arrested, Victim Medevaced in Quinhagak

An assault victim was medevaced from the community of Quihagak to the hospital in Bethel on Sunday following a serious alcohol-fuel altercation in that small southwest Alaska community, troopers reported. Troopers were notified of the assault in Quinhagak at 8:10 pm on Sunday and responded to the community to find that 31-year-old Derick Johnson and […]

Quinhagak Man Assaults Tribal Police Following Huffing Incident

Quinhagak Man Assaults Tribal Police Following Huffing Incident

Troopers overnighting in Quinhagak assisted Tribal Police Officers following an attack by a suspect during a response in that western Alaska community on Thursday, it was reported on the trooper dispatch. According to the report, Tribal police contacted 32-year-old John W. Cleveland as he was “huffing” gas and attempted to take him into custody with […]

Quinhagak Man Charged with Multiple Crimes after Escaping Community Jail

Quinhagak Man Charged with Multiple Crimes after Escaping Community Jail

A Quinhagak man was re-apprehended and charged with multiple crimes that included escape and assault after escaping from custody in that village on Sunday, troopers reported. 23-year-old Michael Matthew was arrested for violating his conditions of release by not being within sight and sound of his third-party custodian at 9:15 pm on Saturday night. He was […]