The defense motion on behalf of Kenneth Manzanares was filed Thursday in Juneau Federal Court. His attorney filed a motion in the murder case to limit access to the defendant’s visitation records. The motion also restricts access to any calls and correspondence with him at Lemon Creek Correctional Center.
The same brown bear attacked two men this week, killing one who had last been seen Monday before setting off on a hike, according to Anchorage police. The second man was injured Wednesday as a group searched for the missing hiker, police said.
Police are investigating the report of gunfire this weekend near a problem property on Harris Street. Police say the 42-year-old man complained about loud noise. During a verbal altercation, the man and one of the visitors fired guns.