Anchorage teen indicted on murder, manslaughter, assault charges

    Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - An Anchorage grand jury this week returned an indictment charging a 17-year-old with multiple charges, including murder.

    Teathloch J. Chan has been charged with one count of first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree murder, one count of manslaughter, one count of tampering with physical evidence, and two counts of third-degree assault for the June 28 murder of Daniel Ackerman, and assaults of Judith Ackerman and Jacob Askren.

    Chan is currently in the custody of the Department of Corrections.

    His bail is set at $250,000 cash performance plus conditions of release, including a court approved third-party custodian and house arrest.

    He faces up to 99 years for the murder charges, 20 years for the manslaughter charge, and 5 years for the evidence tampering and assault charges.

    Chan is scheduled to be arraigned before the Anchorage Superior Court on July 12.

     

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