Daysha Eaton

Unlabeled alcohol bound for St Mary's was seized last week. Image courtesy AST.

 Image courtesy AST.

A man is under arrest after shooting at people in the middle Kuskokwim village of Crooked Creek, Wednesday.
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Photo Courtesy of Flickr user Ben K. Adams

Photo Courtesy of Flickr user Ben K. Adams

A burn ban that has been lifted for most of the state remains in affect for the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta region.

Fire officials say drought conditions have fire danger at high levels throughout the region and no burning or setting off fireworks will be allowed.
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Courtesy AST.

Courtesy AST.

Alaska State Troopers report that two children intentionally set fire to the school in Grayling Monday.In an online dispatch Troopers say a 6-year-old and a 7-year-old are responsible for the fire.
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Surveillance video shows the arrest on July 12, 2014. Screenshot from AC surveillance video.

Surveillance video shows the arrest on July 12, 2014. Screenshot from AC surveillance video.

The City of Bethel has settled with Wassillie Gregory, a man who was violently arrested by a Bethel Police Officer in 2014. Bill Ingaldson, an attorney hired by the City says the settlement was dispersed last week.
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Heroin confiscated by Alaska Law Enforcement. - Courtesy of Alaska State Troopers

Heroin confiscated by Alaska Law Enforcement. – Courtesy of Alaska State Troopers

On Wednesday, the Bethel Office of the Western Alaska Alcohol and Narcotics Team, or WAANT, arrested Katherine Morgan of Bethel after an extended investigation revealed she was involved in the sale and distribution of heroin in Bethel. They arrested 26-year-old Jonathan Serrano last week on charges related to an earlier heroin investigation.
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A still frame from store surveillance video released by the Bethel Police Department Thursday. - Photo Courtesy of the Bethel Police Department

A still frame from store surveillance video released by the Bethel Police Department Thursday. – Photo Courtesy of the Bethel Police Department

The Bethel Police Department has issued a statement saying they’ve located the person of interest in the video they released yesterday. The video was taken in the AC Quick Stop store apartments and was related to the homicide of Eunice Whitman. Whitman was found stabbed to death early Sunday morning along a boardwalk in a Bethel park.
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A still frame from store surveillance video released by the Bethel Police Department Thursday. - Photo Courtesy of the Bethel Police Department

A still frame from store surveillance video released by the BPD Thursday. – Photo Courtesy of the Bethel Police Department

Bethel Police are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating a person of interest in the homicide of Eunice Whitman. Whitman was found stabbed to death early Sunday morning along a boardwalk in a Bethel park.
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24-year-old Justine (pronounced Justin) Paul appeared by video from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center for arraignment on First Degree Murder charges. - Photo by Daysha Eaton/KYUK

A guard appeared with 24-year-old Justine Paul by video from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center for arraignment on First Degree Murder charges. – Photo by Daysha Eaton/KYUK

A man accused of killing his girlfriend in Bethel over the weekend was arraigned today.

24-year-old Justine Paul appeared by video from the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center.
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Courtesy AST.

Courtesy AST.

Remains of a child found Sunday in Kotlik are believed to be that of a boy who went missing there last year, according to Alaska State Troopers.
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Bethel Police blocked off a section of Pinky’s Park boardwalk to investigate Sunday after the body of a woman was found in the early morning hours. – Photo by Daysha Eaton/KYUK

This story was updated 6/26. Justine Paul is scheduled for arraignment at 1:30 p.m. today.

Bethel Police have identified the woman found dead in a Park Sunday. Lieutenant Joe Corbett says she was from Bethel. 

“Investigators were able to obtain the identification of the deceased as Eunice Whitman. She is 23 years old; she’s from Bethel here. She sustained multiple stab wounds we know of. We don’t, right now, have a complete cause of death without the medical examiners report and the autopsy, but that obviously looked like a contributor,” said Corbett.

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