On January 29, 2020, APD Detectives in the Special Victims Unit (SVU) were notified that 40-year-old Donteh M. Devoe may be involved in a sexual relationship with a minor. An investigation was immediately launched.
On February 13, 2020, a felony no-bail warrant was obtained for Devoe’s arrest for the charges of Sexual Abuse of a Minor I and Possession of Child Porn. Shortly thereafter, at 11:40 AM, Devoe was taken into custody and transported to the Anchorage Jail.
Devoe has spent the last several years traveling around the state as a contract Motivational Speaker/Mentor to students to include with the Anchorage School District. Through this role Devoe has had contact with multiple juveniles statewide and police believe there may be more victims. If you were a victim of Devoe’s, or you have any other information that may be useful to this investigation, please contact SVU Detective Czajkowski at 907-729-7680.