- Associated Press - Thursday, April 21, 2016

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A 68-year-old man employed as a village public safety officer in Emmonak (ee-MAHN-uk) has been charged with three counts of felony assault and one of count of misdemeanor official misconduct.

Jay Leroy Levan was arrested Wednesday in Anchorage.

Alaska State Troopers say Levan is suspected of pointing a gun Friday at three men in Emmonak, a village of 270 at the mouth of the Yukon River.

Troopers took a report on the incident Saturday. Levan was employed by the Association of Village Council Presidents.

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