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Sitka man sentenced in theft of big salmon

...service. Luke R. Lowe, 24, pleaded guilty to criminal trespass and misdemeanor theft and was fined $500. Magistrate Bruce Horton also ordered Lowe to pay $266 in restitution and sentenced him to two suspended sentences of 30 days each. Lowe and...
Former JDHS coach arrested on sex assault

...Creek Correctional Center on Friday without bail. He was arraigned Saturday in District Court, where Sitka Magistrate Bruce Horton set bail at $5,000 cash, but required a court-appointed third-party custodian. The Juneau Police Department...
Utah man charged in local murder

...Police Capt. Jerry Nankervis, was arraigned on a first-degree murder charge Saturday morning. Sitka Magistrate Bruce Horton, appearing in a Juneau courtroom by telephone, set Coday's bail at $1 million in what is the first Juneau death...
Police: Killing a 'random act of violence'

...shooting. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center on a charge of first-degree murder. Sitka Magistrate Bruce Horton set his bail at $1 million in cash on Saturday. At least two witnesses saw the shooting and provided a description...
Man arraigned after allegedly approaching JPD officers with handgun

...maximum 90 days in jail and $2,000 fine. "The weapon would typically be forfeited as well," Ketchikan's Judge Bruce Horton commented. "That is not mandatory but it is something asked by the state." According to police reports, two uniformed...
2 face charges in theft of king salmon

...perform 150 hours of community service, pay more than $1,000 in fines, and spend a year on probation. But Magistrate Bruce Horton rejected the deal and set a preliminary hearing for Paine on Oct. 2. Lowe is scheduled to make his first court appearance...
Why was Abbott released after an alleged assault?

...after the alleged assault against his mother. Those familiar with Alaska's judicial system said Sitka Magistrate Bruce Horton's decision to release Abbott after he spent a day in jail for allegedly attacking his mother was a normal course of...
Abbott's cry for help

...Abbott told Hammock: "I think I wanna strangle you but I think not." Those letters were presented to Sitka Magistrate Bruce Horton by Hammock's mother, Kristal Hammock, in 2004. She was trying to convince the judge to issue a restraining order...
Abbott charged with four counts of murder

...there for me." Court records show that Hammack's restraining order was denied in 2004 by District Court Magistrate Bruce Horton, who presided over Abbott's arraignment on Wednesday, on grounds that there was insufficient evidence that her daughter...
Woman charged with DUI, chase goes to court

...driving moments after officers warned her not to drive, was arraigned in Juneau District Court on Tuesday before Judge Bruce Horton. Tillie Santos, 47, was charged with class 'C' felonies of failure to stop at the direction of a peace officer and...


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