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Soldotna man arraigned on sexual assault, kidnapping charges

...Heiman third party custodianship in a bail hearing at the Kenai Courthouse. State prosecutor Ben Jaffa said Assistant District Attorney Kelly Lawson requested bail be set at $250,000 given the seriousness of the offense and threat Heiman poses...
Bail set for man accused of murder

...bail hearing. Vermillion remains in custody at Wildwood Pretrial Facility. Public defender Josh Cooley and Assistant District Attorney Amanda Browning interviewed Thompson to determine if he was a suitable third party custodian. Thompson, a...
Jury finds Tyonek man not guilty of kidnapping, assault

...hand on (Sigourney)?" Pevehouse asked."No, I (have) not," McCord said.In her closing argument Assistant District Attorney Kelly Lawson asked the jury why someone would jump out of a moving truck. "There must have been something...
Trial for Tyonek domestic violence case begins

...jumped out of the moving pickup because she didn't want McCord to hit her anymore, she said. When asked by Assistant District Attorney Kelly Lawson what happened next, Sigourney said McCord got out after her but forgot to put the truck in park...
Coastguardsman clear of all charges

...Class has been cleared of all charges accusing him of assaulting and sexually abusing of a 4-year-old boy.Assistant District Attorney Amanda Browning filed on Thursday paperwork to dismiss the three charges against John R. Blackman Jr., 32...
Homer man arraigned for sexual abuse and child porn

...client was going to wave time ... and his client did not wave time, and the case got Rule 5 dismissed," Assistant District Attorney Amy Fenske said at the arraignment. "It was certainly not the state's intent to have Mr. Rosano released...
Second trial begins for coast guardsman accused of sexual abuse

...of second-degree sexual abuse of a minor and three counts of third-degree assault. All are felonies. Assistant District Attorney Amanda Browning told the jury, in her opening statement, it would hear from the boy, now 6 years old. Browning...
Alcohol, drugs seized on their way to North Slope

...word out that law enforcement officers are watching."It deters the conduct," said Brian Sullivan, an assistant district attorney based in Anchorage.With huge profits to be made, traffickers can be extremely creative. For example, one...
Felony charges dismissed in kidnapping, robbery case

...30 at the change of plea hearing the state said they have had nearly daily contact with Hock's captain. Assistant District Attorney Amanda Browning spoke to Hanson the previous afternoon who said it would be at least eight days before the...
Coast Guard petty officer charged with sexual abuse of a minor awaits jury verdict

...three sons (including the alleged victim) and Blackman's daughter on his custody days since October 2011. Assistant District Attorney Angela Garay's argument focused on the investigating Soldotna police officer's interview with the alleged...


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