Bethel Police Department

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CORRECTION: In an earlier version of this story KYUK reported that Bethel Winter House was holding a meeting Friday. That meeting is actually tonight (12/11).

Officials from Bethel Winter House plan a meeting tonight to discuss what went wrong earlier this week resulting in the shelter closing and how it can reopen.
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Bethel PoliceDue to weather conditions, including freezing rain, the Bethel Police Department urges all drivers on Bethel roads to exercises extreme caution while driving.
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Bethel PoliceThe Bethel Police Department says telephone scammers are targeting people living in Y-K Delta communities. The scam involves Publishers Clearing House (PCH).
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The logo of the Bethel Police Department. Courtesy of BPD

The logo of the Bethel Police Department. Courtesy of BPD

According to a press release, last night just after 7pm, Bethel police and medics responded to a call about a man that fell through the ice and did not surface across from 178 East Avenue at the mouth of Brown’s Slough in downtown Bethel. They found only one set of tracks leading to a hole in the ice.
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The logo of the Bethel Police Department. Courtesy of BPD

The logo of the Bethel Police Department. Courtesy of BPD

The State Medical Examiner’s Office in Anchorage is processing data gathered from an autopsy on twenty-year old Cheyenne Nick of Bethel. Officials say it will take two to three weeks to process forensic samples.
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Bethel PoliceA 20-year-old Bethel woman is dead after reportedly collapsing at a home.
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Luke, the dog who was allegedly stabbed to death in Bethel on Thursday, September 8th. Photo Courtesy of Jessica Villon

Luke, the dog who was allegedly stabbed to death in Bethel on Thursday, September 8th. Photo Courtesy of Jessica Villon

The cause of death for a pet dog in the Mission Lake neighborhood of Bethel last month was blunt force trauma, according to an autopsy by a veterinarian released to KYUK Wednesday (10/15). Dr. Bob Sept with Bethel-based Bering Sea Animal Clinic did the autopsy on October 1st.

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Luke, the dog who was allegedly stabbed to death in Bethel on Thursday, September 8th. Photo Courtesy of Jessica Villon

Luke, the dog who was allegedly stabbed to death in Bethel on Thursday, September 18th. Photo Courtesy of Jessica Villon

This past Thursday, a Bethel police officer responded to a report that a dog had been stabbed to death on Mission Lake Road around 7:30pm.

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A screenshot of one of the complains on Bethel Bargains.

A screenshot of one of the pictures in complains on the Bethel Bargains page.

Recently, members of the Bethel Bargains Facebook group posted complaints alleging fraud and scamming. Now police are investigating.

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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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