Unsolved Homicides

The Fairbanks Police Department is seeking information in the unsolved homicide cases listed below.

Homicide cases in the City of Fairbanks are never closed until solved, and we continue to work to identify the person or persons responsible for the deaths of these victims. Each of these individuals is entitled to justice, and the families and friends of the deceased seek resolution and closure.

Missing person cases and cases that have not been determined to be homicides are not listed here. Cases that occurred in our community but are not listed on this page are most likely assigned to the Alaska State Troopers.

Anyone with information about this homicide should call 907.450.6500 or email fpd@ci.fairbanks.ak.us.


LORAINE NATHANIELLORAINE NATHANIEL On February 14, 2008, Loraine Nathaniel was found deceased on stairs leading to an apartment on 8th Avenue. Ms. Nathaniel’s death was ruled a homicide.
Eric R TrinidadERIC R TRINIDAD On January 18, 2005, Eric Trinidad was found shot outside of his apartment at 1641 Gillam Way. Mr. Trinidad died at the hospital during surgery following the shooting.
Marshall PadgettMARSHALL A. PADGETT On October 5, 2004, Marshall Padgett was found deceased in his apartment on 19th Avenue. Mr. Padgett’s death was caused by intentional injuries and determined to be a homicide.
Fela H. AveryFELA H. AVERY On January 27, 2003, 30 year old Fela Avery was found shot to death in the wooded area adjacent to a walking trail on the Old Richardson Highway by the Athletic Club building.

On July 14, 2002, Robert Frank Jr. was found deceased under the Steese Highway Bridge. Mr. Frank’s death was the result of blunt force trauma to his head. He was last seen leaving the Artic Bar on foot.
Mahogany DavisMAHOGANY DAVIS On May 11, 2002, Mahogany Davis was found outside of her residence at the Little Dipper Apartments, with multiple stab wounds from which she subsequently died.

On November 2, 1999, Louis Perez was found shot in his residence on First Avenue. Another subject was shot also at the residence but survived.
Barry McNultyDAVID “BARRY” MCNULTY On May 30, 1994, Barry McNulty was shot and killed while working at the Garden Island Party Store on Illinois Street. It also appeared that a robbery had taken place.
Jerry BakerJerry Baker December 15, 1992 and was reported missing and was last seen going into Frank’s Place Bar. Early in 1993, a body was found at a gravel pit off of Nordale Road, and was subsequently to be determined to Jerry Baker. The manner of death was ruled as a homicide.
Carl Arndt
On January 22, 1986, 50 year old Carl Arndt, was found stabbed to death in a fifth story apartment in the Northward Building.

Albert Russell
Albert Russell, 85-6799. On 4/3/85, was found deceased in the 1500 block of Stacia Street. Victim was killed while in the process of burglarizing the Old Los Amigos restaurant. The restaurant safe and cash was found in the street next to the victim. At the time of his death, Albert Russell was employed at Nugget Cab.
Kathy MorrisJerry Elrod
On October 1, 1983, Jerry Elrod and Kathy Morris were both found stabbed to death in her apartment on Slater Drive.


Each of these individuals are entitled to justice and the families and friends of the deceased seek resolution and closure.