Anchorage Police Investigate a Homicide near 9th and Ingra
Anchorage Police Department
October 20, 2013
Contact: Dani Myren
APD Public Affairs
Subject: Anchorage Police Investigate a Homicide near 9th and Ingra
Case Number: 13-46006
Anchorage Police are investigating a homicide after a report of several shots fired near the area of 9th and Ingra.
This morning, shortly after 03:30 AM, Anchorage Police responded to a report of several gunshots heard near the 900 block of Ingra Street. Upon arrival, officers discovered a man in the area of 9th Avenue and Juneau Street suffering from gunshot wounds; he was pronounced dead at the scene.
This is an active investigation and no further information is available at this time; additional information related to this incident, to include the identity of the victim, may be forthcoming in accordance with the on-going investigation and following next-of-kin notifications.
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