Complete coverage: Two Alaska State Troopers killed in Tanana

Craig Medred
  1. 1 Pair of state troopers shot, killed in Tanana; local man arrested after standoff

    Droves of Alaska State Troopers descended on the tiny Interior Alaska village of Tanana Thursday afternoon following a fatal shooting of two of their own. Grief-stricken residents watched as troopers in full SWAT gear surrounded a small brown house with black trim and waited as a man they’d allegedly tried to arrest earlier in the afternoon holed himself inside.

     

     

  2. 2 Two Alaska State Troopers killed in Tanana shooting

    One person has been detained in the deaths of troopers Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel "Gabe" Rich, although a suspect has not yet been identified.

  3. 3 In wake of Alaska State Troopers' deaths, Tanana struggles with grief

    Less than 12 hours after a local Tanana man surrendered to Alaska State Troopers following a three-hour standoff, the tiny village began to awaken from a short night of slumber. Residents are struggling to make sense of the death of two law enforcement officials in their community.

  4. 4 Troopers release details surrounding fatal shootings in Tanana

    Troopers Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel Rich likely didn't have time to fire back at their attacker, according to details shared Friday by Alaska's Public Safety commissioner.

  5. 5 PHOTOS: Procession honors fallen Alaska State Troopers

    Residents lined the streets of Anchorage Friday as a procession of law enforcement vehicles carried the bodies of slain troopers Sgt. Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel Rich were transported to the State Medical Examiner's Office.

  6. 6 PHOTOS: Two Alaska State Troopers killed in Tanana shooting

    Droves of Alaska State Troopers descended on the tiny Interior Alaska village of Tanana Thursday afternoon following a fatal shooting of two of their own. Grief-stricken residents watched as troopers in full SWAT gear surrounded a small brown house with black trim and waited as the man they’d allegedly tried to arrest earlier in the afternoon holed himself inside.

  7. 7 VIDEO: Motorcade for fallen troopers

    A long line of Alaska State Troopers, police, and other law enforcement vehicles slowly drove through Anchorage May 2, escorting the bodies of two troopers slain a day earlier in the village of Tanana.

  8. 8 Friends remember troopers killed in the line of duty

    Troopers Sgt. Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel "Gabe" Rich were more than just law enforcement officers -- they were well-loved members of the Fairbanks community.

  9. 9 A history of Alaska State Troopers' line-of-duty deaths

    In all, 16 Alaska State Troopers and wildlife enforcement officers have died in the line of duty, some in accidents, some during rescues, and some at the hands of criminals.

  10. 10 Tanana resident, 20, arraigned in killing of 2 Alaska State Troopers

    Tanana resident Nathanial “Sach” Kangas is accused of firing seven shots from close range into the backs of two Alaska State Troopers as they attempted to arrest his father Arvin Kangas, according to Fairbanks court documents.

  11. 11 Questions surround motives of young man accused of killing 2 troopers

    Nathanial "Sach" Kangas was polite, well-mannered and academically focused, before he shocked the community of Tanana by allegedly killing two Alaska state troopers in an incident last week.