ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A 52-year-old man from the southwest Alaska village of Aleknagik (ah-LEK’-nah-gik) has been charged with attempted murder and felony assault.
Alaska State Troopers say Robin Chythlook stabbed an adult family member multiple times Monday night.
Dillingham police took a 911 call from the injured person and a village public safety officer responded.
Troopers say Chythlook pointed a rifle at the officer but was taken into custody after a brief standoff.
The injured family member was reported as stable at a hospital in Dillingham.
Chythlook is jailed in Dillingham.
Aleknagik is a village of 246 located 16 miles northwest of Dillingham.
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