Crime

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Homicide Charges May Be Filed In Nunapitchuk Woman's Death

Jan 9, 2018
Sandra Frye, age 26, was found injured outside of Bethel earlier this winter.
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Homicide charges might be filed in the death of a Nunapitchuk woman.

Bethel Police Office Martin Oulton is accused of repeatedly punching his girlfriend on Wednesday night.
Courtesy of the Bethel Police Department.

Bethel Police Officer Martin Oulton, age 24, is accused of repeatedly punching his girlfriend on Wednesday night. He was arrested by his own department Thursday morning.

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A Quinhagak man is in jail after allegedly escaping jail, stealing a four-wheeler, and assaulting a Tribal Police Officer, among other charges.

Troopers Arrest Man Accused Of Strangling Girlfriend

Dec 15, 2017
Daniel Nick, age 25, is accused of strangling his pregnant girlfriend until she blacked out.
Courtesy of State Trooper Nicholas Hayes.

Daniel Nick was arrested in Kwethluk earlier today. The 25-year-old is accused of brutally strangling his pregnant girlfriend, who survived the alleged attack. He was incarcerated at Bethel’s Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center (YKCC) awaiting trial, but escaped custody last week.

Bethel Resident Found Not Guilty Of Sexual Assault

Dec 15, 2017
The State of Alaska courthouse in Bethel, Alaska.
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Last year, Bethel resident Garrett Walters was charged with sexually assaulting a family member. A jury found him to be innocent of all charges on Tuesday evening.

Daniel Nick, age 25, is accused of strangling his pregnant girlfriend until she blacked out.
Courtesy of State Trooper Nicholas Hayes.

Five days ago, a man accused of strangling his pregnant girlfriend escaped from custody and hasn’t been seen since. According to Trooper Nicholas Hayes he is considered “extremely violent and very dangerous.”

Man Accused Of Strangling Girlfriend In Emmonak

Dec 12, 2017

Last Sunday, State Troopers arrested an Emmonak resident for strangling his girlfriend.

Kipnuk Resident Convicted Of Sexual Assault

Dec 7, 2017

This article was updated with further reporting on December 12, 2017

Kipnuk resident Nace Paul was convicted of sexual assault last night, although the jury did not find him guilty of all charges.


At Trial, Bethel Resident Accused Of Sexual Abuse

Dec 7, 2017
The State of Alaska courthouse in Bethel, Alaska.
Dean Swope/KYUK

Yesterday was the first day in the trial of Garrett Walters of Bethel, who is charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and abuse.


Missing Nunapitchuk Resident Found, Promptly Arrested

Dec 5, 2017

A missing Nunapitchuk resident was found alive and well last weekend, then promptly arrested.

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