Fairbanks, Alaska (KINY) A six hour standoff ended peacefully with an arrest in a cabin near the end of Steese Highway.
Christopher Turco, 39, of Fairbanks was a suspect in a recent cabin burglary. When Alaska State Troopers tried to serve an arrest warrant, Turco and a 26 year old female barricaded themselves inside a cabin at Mile marker 147. Witnesses told troopers that the suspect was armed.
A Trooper dispatch also reported that a trooper Special Emergency Response Team responded to the scene and Turco surrendered shortly afterward.
He will face charges of burglary and criminal mischief. The woman was released.