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Location: Gulkana
Type: Attempted Murder, Burglary, Assault

Dispatch Text:

On June 9, 2021, at approximately 0448 hours, Alaska State Troopers were notified that an adult female in Gulkana had called 911, reporting that an adult male had entered her residence and assaulted her with a hatchet. The victim reported she was sleeping in bed and was awoken by the unknown adult male striking her in the head. She was able to fight off the male with the help of her 14-year-old male child. Alaska State Troopers and VPSOs responded immediately to the area and were unable to locate the male. After further investigation by Troopers in Glennallen, 29-year-old Glennallen resident Rodney Stevens was identified as the suspect in the attack. Stevens was located and arrested by Troopers and has been charged with Attempted Murder, Assault 1, and Burglary 1. The investigation is ongoing.

Posted on 6/9/2021 4:51:13 PM by DPS\ajmcdaniel

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