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Location: North Pole
Type: Assault II, Assault III, Kidnapping, Burglary I, Criminal Mischief III, Criminal Trespass I, VCOR

Dispatch Text:

Update: At approximately 1430 hours, McKinney was arrested without incident at a gas station on Cushman by AST, with the assistance of Fairbanks Police Department and Alaska Wildlife Troopers. He was remanded to FCC without incident.

On January 8, at 2023 hours, The Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence near Badger Gas in North Pole for a reported assault in progress.

Investigation revealed Daniel James McKinney, 35 YOA of Fairbanks entered a residence by force and reportedly assaulted an adult male with a firearm. While on the property McKinney also reportedly caused damage in excess of $2000.00 to the property and a vehicle at that location. McKinney also reportedly forced an adult female to leave the residence and enter a vehicle with threat of injury to the male victim if she did not leave with him. The female was later able to escape without injury. The male's injuries were not life threatening.  

The Alaska State Troopers have requested an arrest warrant for Daniel James McKinney. Please contact the Alaska State Troopers at 907-451-5100 with information concerning McKinney’s whereabouts. Do not attempt to contact McKinney as he is considered dangerous.

 *Due to this incident being DV related, the names of the victims have been removed.

On January 9th at 1430 hours, Daniel McKinney was arrested at Fairbanks AST and remanded to Fairbanks Correctional Center without incident 

Posted on 1/8/2019 11:53:55 PM by DPS\eajohnson

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