Police Investigate Stabbings in East Anchorage
Anchorage Police Department
March 4, 2014
Contact: Jennifer Castro
APD Public Information Officer
Subject: Police Investigate Stabbings in East Anchorage
On Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at 1:54 a.m. APD Dispatch received a call reporting a physical altercation between three males outside of a home located on the 700 block of N Bragaw St. When police responded to the scene, they were told two males had been stabbed and fled on foot.
It was reported to police that a male was working on his car outside of his home, when two other males in the neighborhood approached him on foot. Words were exchanged between the males, and one of the males attacked the resident who was working on his vehicle on his property. The third male joined in the physical altercation and during the scuffle, the resident stabbed the two males who then fled on foot. Police located the stabbed subjects in separate locations within a few blocks from the residence. Medics responded and transported the stabbed subjects to a local hospital where they remain with critical but non-life threatening injuries.
Police are investigating the incident, and no charges or arrests have been made at this time.
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