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Police say teen drove into cop car deliberately

ANCHORAGE - Robert Esper deliberately drove a Chevrolet Blazer into Anchorage Police Officer...said they believed Esper accidentally collided with Wollam. "Had Robert Esper survived this collision," said Detective Bob Butcher, "he would...
Teen account of car crash differs from police officers'

...ANCHORAGE - A teen-ager who exited 19-year-old Robert Esper's vehicle shortly before he crashed into an Anchorage...other teens got out of the Chevrolet Blazer driven by Robert Esper, 19, at a trailer park shortly before it crashed into...
Test shows teen driver in fatal car crash was drunk

...head-on into an Anchorage police officer last month had a blood-alcohol content of 0.091. Police initially suspected Robert Esper was driving while intoxicated when an officer attempted to stop him about 3:20 a.m. July 9. Esper and nine other...
State Briefs

...Anchorage Police Officer Justin Wollam died July 9 when his patrol car was rammed head-on by suspected drunk driver Robert Esper, 19, who also died along with two passengers. Trooper Hans Roelle was shot to death Nov. 24 by a 24-year-old...
Bill allows suits for giving kids booze

...purchased by adults for teen-agers resulted in the deaths of four people. After a late-night party, 19-year-old Robert Esper, under suspicion of driving drunk, evaded Anchorage police for more than half an hour before his speeding vehicle...

...communications leading up to the collision that killed a police officer July 9. Patrol officer Justin Wollam, 19-year-old Robert Esper and two other teens were killed when Esper slammed a Chevy Blazer into Wollam's patrol car on the Glenn Highway...

...investigating. Tape describes police chase ANCHORAGE - Police officers alternated between aggressive efforts to stop Robert Esper and passive actions of following him at a distance while he fled across the city for 33 minutes on July 9, newly released...
State Briefs

...sentence of one year in jail with 120 days suspended, 80 hours of community work service and a 10-year probation. Robert Esper, 19, drove the wrong way on the Glenn Highway between Anchorage and Eagle River and crashed head-on into officer...
Shooters still at large in officer ambush

...a suspected drunken driver speeding on the wrong side of the multilane Glenn Highway. The 19-year-old driver, Robert Esper, and two teenage passengers also were killed. Officer Dan Seely was shot in the face and killed in October 1996 while...
Anchorage driver in fatal crash had criminal record

...according to District Attorney Susan Parks. A charge of driving with a suspended license was dropped, Parks said. Robert Esper, who went by Bobby, grew up a nice kid who played hockey, according to Anchorage politician Ray Metcalfe, who has...


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