Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center

Bethel Police Department logo. (Courtesy of BPD)

Bethel Police Department logo. (Courtesy of BPD)

A 28-year-old Bethel woman was arrested on a felony assault charge, last Thursday.
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The village of Akiachak. (Photo courtesy of Calista Corporation)

On New Year’s Day, a 19-year-old Akiachak man allegedly set his uncle’s house on fire, while his uncle was sleeping. He’s been charged with two counts of arson and one count of criminal mischief.
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An Alaska State Trooper cruiser parked on Nome’s Front Street in January 2015. (Photo by Matthew F. Smith/ KNOM)

An Alaska State Trooper cruiser parked on Nome’s Front Street in January 2015. (Photo by Matthew F. Smith/ KNOM)

A 19-year-old Nunapichuk man has been arrested on multiple charges of sexual assault and burglary.

Nicholas Brink was reportedly riding his snowmachine around Kasigluk, asking women for help. He’d then pull them onto his snowmachine, take them to the tundra and attempt to sexually assault them, according to Alaska state Troopers.
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Alaska State Trooper badge. Courtesy of AST.

Alaska State Trooper badge. Courtesy of AST.

Following a grand jury indictment, authorities arrested a Kipnuk man on an outstanding warrant last Saturday.
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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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Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

Alaska State Troopers were notified of a possible assault in the village of Akiachak, yesterday.

Troopers conducted an investigation and identified 42-year-old Andrew Kawagley as a suspect.
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Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

Alaska State Trooper logo. Courtesy AST.

After a grand jury indictment, Alaska State Troopers arrested 30-year-old Leonard Kashatok of Eek, on an outstanding arrest warrant, last Friday.

According to the trooper’s online dispatch, the arrest warrant was for charges on six counts of sexual abuse of a minor in the first degree and two counts of indecent exposure.

Troopers say they took Kashatok to the Yukon-Kuskokwim Correctional Center in Bethel.

A fire damaged the 123 Barbecue Express restaurant  on Monday, July 13th. Photo by Daysha Eaton

A fire damaged 1-2-3 Barbecue Express restaurant Monday. Photo by Daysha Eaton / KYUK

UPDATED: Wednesday, July 15th 10:23 a.m.: Bethel police say a man is in jail on charges of arson related to a fire at a Bethel restaurant on Monday night. 58-year-old Larson Edwards, of Mekoryuk, was arrested in connection with a fire at the 1-2-3 Barbecue Express restaurant late Monday.
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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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troopers, alaska state troopersAlaska State Troopers have made an arrest in an Akiak sexual assault case. Troopers were notified of the alleged incident Sunday.
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