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Anchorage Police Department
Friday September 21st, 2018 :: 02:55 p.m. AKDT


Robbery and shooting investigation; 1100 block W. Dimond Blvd.

On 9/21/18 around 12:10 p.m., Dispatch received a report of shots fired in the 1100 block of West Dimond Blvd.
The preliminary investigation found that an adult male robbed Sunsation Tanning Salon (1130 West Dimond Blvd.). During the robbery, an altercation took place between the suspect and an adult male inside the salon. The robbery suspect was shot in the lower body. Both men fled the scene. A perimeter was set up and officers located the robbery suspect inside a vehicle in the area of Dimond Blvd. and King Street. The robbery suspect was taken into custody and transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Officers continue to search for the shooting suspect.
Anyone with information, including surveillance video, about this investigation is asked to call Dispatch at 311. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 907-561-STOP or online at
APD Case: 18-38117

Anchorage Police Department
4501 Elmore Road
Anchorage, AK 99507

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 907-786-8900

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