Vincent Nelson Charged With Attempted Murder For Firing Gun At Person, Leading Police In Vehicle, Foot Chase

39-year-old Vincent Nelson of Fairbanks was arraigned today on charges of Attempted Murder and 1st degree failure to stop at the direction of a Peace Officer.

According to reports, Nelson threatened victim Dustin Young at his residence on Bunnell Street yesterday afternoon, and then fled from officers who were in the vicinity.
Nelson and two others were chased to an area off Bias Drive, where Nelson fled on foot.

Both of the other occupants were arrested, one of whom was identified as Shae-Lyn Probert, and was charged with Hindering Prosecution.

Later in the evening police made contact with Nelson, who again fled into the woods on foot near Shenandoah Dr.
Nelson was apprehended without incident a short time later.