CHUATHBALUK, Alaska (AP) — A southwest Alaska man on probation following a felony burglary conviction has been arrested on suspicion of breaking into a village school.

Alaska State Troopers say 36-year-old Andrew David Alexie was jailed on suspicion of burglary at Chuathbaluk (choo-AWTH’-bah-luk) School.

Trooper say a man early Tuesday forced his way into the school through a window but left when he was confronted by personnel inside.

Alexie was arrested at his home. Troopers say he was in possession of burglary tools.

Alexie was jailed in Bethel.

Chuathbaluk is a village of 134 about 87 air miles northeast of Bethel and 310 miles west of Anchorage. It was formerly known as Russian Mission.


Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.