On 02/28/2019, at approximately 2:53 a.m., Alaska State Troopers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle in the vicinity of the Parks Highway and the Knik Goose Bay Road. The vehicle dramatically increased its speed and led Troopers on pursuit down Knik Goose Bay Road at speeds exceeding 100 MPH. The pursuit ended in the vicinity of Vine Road and Valley View Drive. Reports came in from residents in the area but the personnel were not found.
At approximately 4:11 a.m., a report (AK19013662) came in that a vehicle was stolen approximately 1/4 mile from where the pursuit ended. The area was checked but the vehicle was not found.
Anyone having information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Alaska State Troopers or the MATSU Crimestoppers at 745-3333.