Kodiak man sentenced in sexual abuse cases

KODIAK — A 46-year-old Kodiak man convicted of two counts of sexually abusing girls has been sentenced to 22 years in prison.

The Kodiak Daily Mirror reports Ah Limchantha was sentenced to 40 years in prison with 26 years suspended in one case and 30 years in prison with 22 years suspended in the second case.

Limchantha will serve the terms consecutively.

Limchantha pleaded guilty in October.

Prosecutors say he began abusing one girl in October 2000 and another in summer 2006.

The abuse occurred over multiple years.

Prosecutors say Limchantha photographed and videotaped the victims.

Following his release from prison, he will be on probation for 20 years.


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback






Wed, 10/18/2017 - 15:02

Alaska gets REAL ID extension as it works to implement law

The state of Alaska says it has received another extension to comply with national proof-of-identity standards. Read more

Alaska Senate to split session time in Juneau, Anchorage

JUNEAU — Members of the Alaska Senate do not plan to spend all their time in Juneau when the fourth special session this year convenes... Read more

Lawmakers hold hearings Monday on pipeline, SB 91 rollback

In a pair of hearings Monday, the Alaska Legislature will consider the past and the future.

Read more