Man wounded in Friday shooting 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

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 15:59

More sockeye enter Kenai, Thursday commercial opening still on table

More sockeye salmon passed the sonar into the Kenai River on Monday, but it’s still up in the air whether commercial fishermen will go out... Read more

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 11:49

Summer attire

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 20:49

Peninsula represented at Acceleration Academy

Alaska Native students from across the state are continuing their education this summer through several programs at the University of Alaska Anchorage in conjunction with... Read more

 
X