Shooting wounds man riding in truck in Nikiski

A 26-year-old man was shot in the leg in Nikiski early Friday morning.

He was taken to Central Peninsula Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Alaska State Troopers reported the man was riding in the bed of a truck that was driving east on Industrial Avenue when he was shot. Two other people were in the same vehicle as the victim. The gunshot came from outside of the vehicle.

Troopers are continuing investigation, and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Troopers at 907-260-2702 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-478-4258.


More

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 21:57

BP honors Kenai Peninsula teachers

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 21:55

AGDC shares new plans for LNG pipeline

Representatives of the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation were in Nikiski on Wednesday evening to present a state-led pipeline mega-project with a different economic approach but... Read more

Alaska Legislature defies governor’s call to weigh nominees

JUNEAU — Alaska Republican legislators on Thursday defied Gov. Bill Walker’s call to take confirmation votes on his appointments to boards, commissions and key administration... Read more

Around the Web