Teens suspected in kidnapping, early morning robbery attempt
ANCHORAGE — Three teenagers are being held on suspicion of kidnapping an Eagle River resident during a robbery attempt.
Alaska State Troopers said two of the teens, a 19-year-old and an 18-year-old, are from Wasilla.
They said a 17-year-old will be waived to adult status in the case.
Troopers said that at about 4 a.m. Wednesday, the teens assaulted the Eagle River man at a home in Wasilla and forced him to lead them to his home on the Old Glenn Highway.
Police said the victim was able to subdue the 19-year-old. The others fled and Anchorage police arrested the teen suspect.
Troopers arrested the other two teens at the Wasilla home.
All three are being held without bail at Mat-Su Pretrial Facility.