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Anchorage Police Department
Wednesday December 4th, 2019 :: 07:00 p.m. AKST

Advisory

Update: Homicide investigation; Black Angus Inn; Victim identified

Update:
The victim has been identified as Grant Fowler (34-years-old).
 
Next of kin procedures have been completed.
 
Detectives are still asking anyone with any information to call Dispatch at 311 or call Crime Stoppers at 907-561-STOP to remain anonymous.
 
Update 12/3/19 5:40 PM:
The victim was declared deceased shortly after arriving at the hospital; this incident is now being investigated as a homicide.  This is believed to be an isolated incident and there is no public safety concern at this time.
 
No arrests have been made.  Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call APD Dispatch at 3-1-1 (option #1).
 
Original 12/3/19:
Officers are on the scene of a shooting investigation inside the Black Angus Inn (1430 Gambell Street).
 
Dispatch received a report around 3:15 p.m. of a shooting. Officers found an adult male shot in the upper body. He was transported to a local hospital in unknown condition.
 
There will be a large police presence in the area as the investigation continues.
 
There are no road closures at this time.
 
If anyone has any information, including surveillance video, they are asked to call Dispatch at 311.
 
APD Case: 19-43483

 

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

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

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