Bethel Police Department

140917 Swansons Grocery

Police have released screenshot of surveillance tape at Swanson’s Grocery Store showing a suspect in an August 20th robbery.

The Bethel Police Department is looking for leads after a burglary at the old Swanson’s Grocery store. BPD says the break-in happened on August 20th at around 3:30 am.

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Irvina, a dog who was beaten to death with a flashlight in Bethel, Wednesday. Photo Courtesy of Bethel Friends of Canines

A 29-year-old Bethel man, James Whitman, was arrested Wednesday evening after he allegedly beat a dog to death with a flashlight.

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Bethel PoliceThe city of Bethel has hired an Anchorage law firm to represent them in recent cases involving the Bethel Police Department. Read more →

Bethel PoliceEarly Wednesday (7/16) morning Bethel Police responded to a report of a group knife fight in Haroldson Subdivision, near the dump. Callers reported several people were fighting with knives and other weapons. Read more →