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Anchorage shootings cause school lockdown

Alleged teen shooter charged with assault in earlier case

Emmanuel Mcalister, an 18-year-old accused of attempted murder and arrested Wednesday, was charged with assault in a separate July case after he allegedly punched a woman in the face, according to court documents.

Anchorage shootings cause school lockdown

18-year-old arrested in search for East Anchorage shooter

An 18-year-old has been accused of attempted murder after two reports of gunfire that led four Anchorage schools to take emergency precautions Tuesday.

Anchorage shootings cause school lockdown

Reports of gunfire from a car led to school precautions

Anchorage police say that reports of gunfire from a white sedan today in East Anchorage led to the temporary "lockdown" or "stay put" status at area schools.

UPDATE: Police apprehend man wanted for multiple felony warrants

UPDATE: Officials at the Anchorage jail confirm that James Withrow was taken into custody Tuesday evening. No other details were available.

Anchorage police: Beware fake IRS scam

Anchorage police say criminals are contacting Alaskans and pretending to be IRS officials as part of a renewed scam in the state. 

FBI: Anchor Point man threatened police on radio

Larry Clarence Volz Jr., 58, was taken into custody Thursday by SWAT officers from the Anchorage Police Department working with federal authorities, according to a written statement Friday from the FBI.

Anchorage Man Gets 47 Months on Drug Charge

Kodiak meth, crack dealing suspect pleads guilty

An Alaska man has admitted to having methamphetamine and crack cocaine sent to Kodiak for distribution from 2009 to 2011.

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Juneau police seek robbery suspect

Police said in a written statement Friday that someone broke the window of a Jordan Avenue business and took a Think Pad laptop and a pump-action Game Master 30.06 rifle with a scope.

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