Police name teen found stabbed on Tuesday

Bethel police on Friday said Gabriel Wassilie, 18, was the person found unconscious in a Bethel apartment Tuesday.

Police found Wassilie stabbed multiple times and bleeding from his mouth and stomach at about 12:30 a.m., according to police.

Wassilie is recovering at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage, according to a statement issued by Bethel police on Friday.

Bethel police Chief Laurance Elarton said the wounds couldn’t have been self-inflicted.

Police are still investigating.



Anchorage Daily News