Anchorage man charged with homicide and manslaughter


SUAB HMONG NEWS (11/04/2019) – Chue Yang, 31, was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with homicide and manslaughter in the death of his wife, Nancy Xiong, on the 700 block of Klevin Street in East Anchorage.

Yang said the shooting was accidental.

The incident happened on Saturday night and Sunday morning at 12:36, when the Anchorage police received a 911 call indicated that someone was dead and that the husband had blood all over him.

Yang told police he had been “trying to show Xiong how to protect herself from intruders using a handgun” when the gun accidentally fired when he was shaking it in her direction.

There were at least two children home at the time of the shooting, Bull said.

Bail was set at $200,000 for Yang.