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Troopers make assault arrests

On the Y-K Delta


Troopers arrested Joseph Oney Jr., 19 of Pitka’s Point, on Nov. 12 for DV Assault III, and Criminal Mischief III after allegedly assaulting a family member and breaking out a window in a neighboring residence. Joseph was transported to Bethel, and remanded at YKCC.

Ethan Kerr, 21 of Kalskag, was arrested by troopers Nov. 15 after investigation revealed that he assaulted a former roomate and caused protracted injuries on Nov. 9. Troopers found that Kerr had violated the conditions of release on a previous charge by contacting the victim of a previous assault.

A 14-year-old was charged Nov. 17 with assault after attacking a family member with a dangerous instrument in Chuathbaluk, according to troopers.

According to troopers Cameron Phillips, 19 of Chuathbaluk, assaulted a household member, placed another family member in fear, damaged household property and challenged another family member to a fight. Troopers arrested Phillips on Nov. 23.

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