Police Respond To An Attack
Just before 3 in the morning on October 11, 1997, the Fairbanks Police Department received a call about a 15-year-old who had been attacked in the street. When they arrived at the scene minutes later, they found the teenage boy unconscious on the ground.
The Investigation Begins
The 15-year-old, who was later identified as John Hartman, had been so badly beaten that the officers who first arrived at the scene rushed him to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital. While doctors were fighting to save John’s life, police started looking for the person or people responsible…