Man accused of assaulting father, stealing truck

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Lawrence McMullen Junior, the man accused of assaulting his father and stealing his truck earlier this week, was arrested just after 5 a.m. Wednesday. According to charging documents, an officer spotted the stolen GMC vehicle at a gas station and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. McMullen and officers engaged in a high speed chase, which ended when the truck ran out of gas.