A man with facial tattoos and a black eye ball has been arrested after a shoot out with police officers in Anchorage Alaska. A dozen Police Officers descended, on 37-year-old Jason Barnum closing a major thoroughfare and forcing SWAT teams to evacuate a motel.
According to Alaska Dispatch Barnum was arraigned on one count of attempted murder in the first degree and two counts of assault in the third degree.
The heavily tattooed Anchorage man was ordered held on $500,000 cash-only bail.
Police don’t know why Barnum began firing at officers from a motel bathroom but he did show symptoms of being a Heroin user after the incident.
Barnum’s Facebook says he went to school at “Go F*** yourself, and works in Hell”
Images by Marc Lester/Anchorage Daily News.