Naknek man arrested for alleged assault with a hatchet

Feb 15, 2021

Naknek resident Christopher Gong faces one count of second degree felony assault after allegedly attacking a woman with a hatchet, according to a news release from the Bristol Bay Borough Police Department.

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Naknek resident Christopher Gong, 34, faces one count of second degree felony assault after allegedly attacking a woman with a hatchet, according to a news release from the Bristol Bay Borough Police Department. Her injuries were not life-threatening, and she has received medical treatment.

The Borough police arrested Gong Feb. 9. Gong also faces two counts of violating conditions of release; he allegedly returned to a residence and contacted the woman while on bail for prior felony assault charges. 

Gong is currently being held in the Bristol Bay Borough Detention facility with bail set at $5,000. 

 This story has been updated with additional information.

 

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