Anchorage police searching for man who walked away from third-party custodian

Published: Dec. 4, 2021 at 9:34 AM AKST|Updated: Dec. 6, 2021 at 2:46 PM AKST
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Anchorage Police are searching for 28-year-old Dmitri Christensen, who was last seen on Friday, Dec. 3.

According to a community alert posted Saturday morning, Christensen has black hair, brown eyes, stands five foot six inches tall and weighs 140 pounds. Police they have obtained a felony warrant for first-degree unlawful evasion and two counts of violating conditions of release. He was most recently convicted of assault in the fourth degree.

Police wrote in an updated alert on Monday that Christensen was last seen near Northern Lights Boulevard and A Street, and that he walked away from his third-party custodian. The department said he failed to remand to the Anchorage Jail by 5 p.m. on Friday, which he had been required to do.

Police are asking anyone who has information on Christensen’s location to call the non-emergency dispatch line at 3-1-1 and reference Anchorage police case 21-39248, or to visit in order to remain anonymous and reference.

Correction: This article has been updated to correct that the warrant for Dmitri Christensen’s arrest is for first-degree unlawful evasion and violating conditions of release. A previous press release from the Anchorage Police Department contained inaccurate information.

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