News & Alerts
- September 23, 2020 • PRESS RELEASE
Anchorage Man Indicted for August Shooting
(Anchorage, AK) --Today, an Anchorage grand jury indicted 21-year-old Shaun Johnson, Jr., for shooting Willard Outwater on August 19, 2020. Johnson was indicted on one count of first-degree assault, one count of second-degree assault, one count of third-degree assault, and one count of evidence tampering...
- September 18, 2020 • PRESS RELEASE
New Stuyahok Man Indicted for Murder and Sexual Assault
(Anchorage, AK) – Today, an Anchorage grand jury indicted 20-year-old James Weedman for the murder of Angelina Chunak in New Stuyahok. Weedman was indicted on one count of murder in the first degree, three counts of murder in the second degree, two counts of sexual assault in the first degree, and two counts of tampering with physical evidence.
- September 15, 2020 • PRESS RELEASE
The Blessing Loom is an Illegal Pyramid Scheme
(Anchorage, AK) – The Alaska Department of Law warns Alaskans not to participate in a growing pyramid scheme called “The Blessing Loom.” The scam is currently believed to be operating in multiple communities across the state. The scam often uses a multi-layered octagon board called a “loom.” The layers of...