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September 22nd, 2017 | Staff Report Print this article   Email this article  

Carl L. Ahtuangaruak, 24, of Utqiaġvik, pleaded guilty to the class A misdemeanor charge of domestic violence assault in the fourth degree for causing reckless injury and reached a plea agreement.

He was sentenced to 360 days in jail with 300 days suspended and credit for time served. He must pay a police training surcharge of $50 and an initial jail surcharge of $50. He has been ordered to contact North Slope Borough Behavioral Health by Sept. 25 for an alcohol assessment and complete a screening, evaluation, and recommended program, and file proof of compliance with the court by July 18, 2018.

He has been placed on probation for one year following his release during which time he may not consume or buy alcohol, by order of Magistrate Judge David Roghair, effective Sept. 18.

Alaska State Troopers report

On Sep. 15, at about 8 p.m., Alaska State Troopers in Selawik arrested Christian Myers, 24, of Selawik, for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after he challenged people to fight and used abusive language over the local VHF. According to troopers, he was held overnight at the police station in the village. He was released the following day once he was sober and now has a court date pending.


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