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Anchorage Police Department
Friday September 22nd, 2017 :: 08:50 a.m. AKDT


Alexander Lemana arrested for multiple assault charges, vehicle theft, and misconduct involving a weapon

At about 10:24pm September 21, Officers located an occupied stolen vehicle in the area of McCarrey and Mountain View Dr. The vehicle eluded the officers as they tried to stop it. Officers attempted to block the vehicle at Northern Lights and Boniface but it jumped a median, crashed into a police car, and continued on Boniface.

Officers attempted to make contact with the vehicle again on Mountain View Dr., when shots were fired at officers.  The vehicle continued eluding officers as it drove west to L Street where is was eventually stopped at 9th and L Street.  Three suspects ran from the vehicle, two adult males, and one adult female. Officers took two suspects, one male, one female into custody, the third is outstanding.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as Alexander Lemana. Lemana has been charged with two counts of assault, misconduct involving a weapon, vehicle theft, criminal mischief, and failure to stop at the director of a peace officer. 

No other charges have been filed at this time, and there is no suspect information to release.

If you have any information regarding this case please call Anchorage Police is (907) 786-8900 or to remain annonymous please call crime stoppers at (907) 561-STOP. 

APD Case # 17-38724

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

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

Nora Morse
Community Relations

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