GUILTY AK - Sgt Tony Wallace, 32, & Ofc Matt Tokuoka, 39, fatally shot, Hoonah, 28 Aug 2010

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  1. Missizzy

    Missizzy New Member

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    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100830/ap_on_re_us/us_alaska_officers_killed_9

    2 police officers fatally shot in Alaska village


    "A standoff was under way Sunday in a tiny southeast Alaska village after a man fatally shot two of the village's four full-time police officers the night before, then barricaded himself in his home, local officials said.

    Hoonah police officers Tony Wallace and Matt Tokuoka died after the shooting late Saturday, said Bob Prunella, acting city administrator. Prunella didn't know what led to the shooting but said it was witnessed by Wallace's mother, who was visiting from Florida, and Tokuoka's wife and children.

    The suspect, 45-year-old John Marvin Jr., barricaded himself in his home, and Alaska State Troopers and other law enforcement agencies were at the scene, authorities said....."

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  3. LotsaLatte

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    That is terrible! My prayers are with the families. Rest in peace Officers Wallace and Tokuoka.
     
  4. OkieGranny

    OkieGranny New Member Staff Member Forum Coordinators

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    From April 2015:

    http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-02/hoonah-cop-slayings-did-darkness-fall-where-light-shone

     

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