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Troopers find man who fled from Kasilof traffic stop

...the possibility that he is dangerous, we just don't know," said Alaska State Troopers Public Information Officer Tim DeSpain. Troopers describe the man as being about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. He is caucasian, has...
Troopers release more details on Thanksgiving Day plane crash

...according to a Trooper report. "The plane crash was seen from the air, pretty much across the inlet from Nikiski," said Tim DeSpain, during a Thursday interview. "They could see two people."Alaska West Air had another plane in the area which...
Anchorage man fires at trooper in Cooper Landing, no injuries

...trooper. The trooper returned fire, according to the report. No one was injured in the incident. Trooper spokesperson Tim DeSpain said, as far as he knew, Lange was holding a handgun in his hand and that was what prompted the caller to report Lange...
1 dead, 1 missing after skiff capsizes on Ugashik Bay

...unresponsive. Efforts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful, according to the trooper report. Trooper spokesperson Tim Despain said the name of the deceased man would not be released until the next of kin had been notified. The Coast Guard suspended...
Pursuit ends at Whittier tunnel

...have them close the northbound gate to the tunnel, but Arndt made it through before it closed, trooper spokesperson Tim Despain said. In the process, troopers had to wait for the gate to open again before they continued the pursuit, he said...
Soldotna man dies in Cordova avalanche

...The body of a Soldotna man was found early Thursday after an avalanche in Cordova. Alaska State Trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain said troopers were notified at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday that five snowmachines were caught in an avalanche and...
Man?s body found on beach

...near the mouth of the Kasilof River on Monday afternoon. The person has not been identified, and trooper spokesperson Tim DeSpain said troopers are ?not ruling out the possibility that it could be the missing 18-year-old.? DeSpain was referring...
Palmer trailer fire kills one

...firefighters extinguished the blaze at the Fox Run Campground and RV Park, they found a body inside the trailer, said Tim DeSpain, spokesman for Alaska State Troopers. The victim's identity won't be officially released until the medical examiner...
State warns drivers about stiffer DWI law

...the state could issue the warning about the new law, which took effect Sept. 1, said Alaska State Trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain. The state rushed to get the ads out before the holidays. The newspaper ad has a picture of a law enforcement officer...
Troopers distribute drunk-driving video

...fatalities. ''The only thing I can hope at this point in time is that this video will save some lives,'' said Tim DeSpain, a visual information specialist who created the work. ''Anyone who knows somebody (named in the video...


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