News Alert: Bail set for Former Trooper accused of sexual abuse

Bail has been set in the case of a Former Alaska State Trooper Captain accused of sexual abuse.

76-year-old Warren Tanner is charged with 6 felony counts of Sexual Abuse of a minor.

Bail was set this morning at 35 thousand dollars with additional conditions including a mandatory tracking device, third party custodian, as well as no contact with the alleged victim.

According to court documents, the abuse dates back to 2003 when Tanner allegedly abused the female victim in his North Pole home, forcing her to undress and then inappropriately touching her.

The abuse reportedly continued until 2011.

Trial for his case is set for May 19th.