Update 12/9/19 at 4:45 PM:
Anchorage Police are asking for the public’s help in both identifying and locating the man shown in the attached photos. Detectives believe he may have information regarding the homicide at the Black Angus last week and would like to speak with him.
If you have knowledge of the man’s name and/or whereabouts, please call Police Dispatch at 3-1-1 (option #1). To remain anonymous you may contact Anchorage Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP or online at www.anchoragecrimestoppers.com.
Update 12/4/19 at 8:55 AM:
The victim has been identified as Grant Fowler (34-years-old).
Next of kin procedures have been completed.
Detectives are still asking anyone with any information to call Dispatch at 311 or call Crime Stoppers at 907-561-STOP to remain anonymous.
Update 12/3/19 5:40 PM:
The victim was declared deceased shortly after arriving at the hospital; this incident is now being investigated as a homicide. This is believed to be an isolated incident and there is no public safety concern at this time.
No arrests have been made. Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call APD Dispatch at 3-1-1 (option #1).
Officers are on the scene of a shooting investigation inside the Black Angus Inn (1430 Gambell Street).
Dispatch received a report around 3:15 p.m. of a shooting. Officers found an adult male shot in the upper body. He was transported to a local hospital in unknown condition.
There will be a large police presence in the area as the investigation continues.
There are no road closures at this time.
If anyone has any information, including surveillance video, they are asked to call Dispatch at 311.