Stabbing

Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.s

Alaska State Troopers were notified of an assault in Newtok, Tuesday.

After an investigation, troopers found that 23-year-old Kenneth Dorby John assaulted a family member by stabbing him with a knife multiple times.

 

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24-year-old Justine (pronounced Justin) Paul appeared by video from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center for arraignment on First Degree Murder charges. - Photo by Daysha Eaton/KYUK

A guard appeared with 24-year-old Justine Paul by video from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center for arraignment on First Degree Murder charges. – Photo by Daysha Eaton/KYUK

A man accused of killing his girlfriend in Bethel over the weekend was arraigned today.

24-year-old Justine Paul appeared by video from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center.
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150524 Bethel Body (pic)

Bethel Police blocked off a section of Pinky’s Park boardwalk to investigate Sunday after the body of a woman was found in the early morning hours. – Photo by Daysha Eaton/KYUK

This story was updated 6/26. Justine Paul is scheduled for arraignment at 1:30 p.m. today.

Bethel Police have identified the woman found dead in a Park Sunday. Lieutenant Joe Corbett says she was from Bethel. 

“Investigators were able to obtain the identification of the deceased as Eunice Whitman. She is 23 years old; she’s from Bethel here. She sustained multiple stab wounds we know of. We don’t, right now, have a complete cause of death without the medical examiners report and the autopsy, but that obviously looked like a contributor,” said Corbett.

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