Incident

5-17-2023 Alaska Point Hope 0-1

Location

May 17, 2023

Point Hope, Alaska

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Robert Nash
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed

Notes

Suspect had been shooting rifle at people; Suspect didn't drop gun when instructed by officer then pointed it at officer, who then shot and killed him.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Rifle

District

Congressional District: 0
State Senate District: T
State House District: 40