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Anchorage Police Department
Friday March 28th, 2014 :: 01:43 p.m. AKDT


Police Asking for Assistance on Double Homicide

Anchorage Police need your help in identifying the person responsible for a double homicide which occurred on Monday, March 10, 2014.

Three people were inside a tent in the area of 5th Avenue and Karluk Street at about 6 PM when a lone male entered the campsite, pulled the tent door open and proceeded to fire several shots at the people inside. As a result of the shooting, Mae Melovidov, 47, and Robert Workman, 55 were killed; the third person was critically injured but is expected to survive. The suspect fled the scene on foot and remains at large.

If you have information as to the person responsible for this double homicide, call Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or submit your tip anonymously at

Anchorage Police Department
716 W 4th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99501

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 907-786-8900

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