AST requesting assistance in search for Fairbanks murder suspect

An arrest warrant has been issued for Patrick Marsh, age 25, for Murder in the First Degree.

FAIRBANKS, Alaska On 5/13/19 at 0044 hours, AST received a report of a deceased person at a residence on Yankovitch Road in Fairbanks. AST responded and determined that the death was suspicious in nature. The victim was identified as 69 year old Trisha Pearson of Fairbanks.

Investigation revealed that Patrick Marsh, age 25, was involved in the death. Marsh then stole Pearson’s Jeep Cherokee from the residence. The Jeep was later located abandoned in the area of Hamilton Acres on 5/13/19.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Marsh for Murder in the First Degree. AST is requesting assistance from the public in locating Marsh. If anyone knows of his whereabouts, please contact AST at 907-451-5100.

Marsh has a long history on Court View and in 2014 took a plea deal for 5 years for an armed robbery.

He has been arrested 3 times since being released, on April 23rd of this year he was arrested for criminal mischief, violation of condition of release, and reckless endangerment.