Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Friday, January 12, 2018
Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
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AK18002674Location: WasillaType: Theft II/Criminal Trespass II
On 01/12/2018 at approximately 1034 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a theft in the area of N. Elsinore Ave. Investigation revealed an unlocked vehicle was entered and items valued at approximately $1160.00 were taken.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Alaska State Troopers at 745-2131.
Posted on 1/12/2018 12:47:01 PM by DPS\pasimasko
AK18002588Location: PalmerType: DUI, VID
On 01/11/2018 at approximately 2125 hours, Alaska State Troopers drove up on a 2013 Nissan Sentra in the ditch near mile 36 of the Glenn Highway in Palmer. An investigation revealed the driver, David L. Boots, age 27 of Palmer, was operating the vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Boots was placed under arrest for DUI, transported and remanded to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility in Palmer.
Posted on 1/12/2018 12:00:53 AM by DPS\wskirksey
AK18002584Location: PalmerType: Death Investigation
On 1/11/2018 at approximately 2031 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence off of Iceburg Circle in Palmer for a reported CPR in progress. Investigation revealed Sonja R. Namtvedt, age 35 of Palmer had a history of medical ailments was pronounced deceased on scene. Her remains were released to a funeral home. No foul play is suspected. The next of kin were on scene.
Posted on 1/12/2018 1:25:04 AM by DPS\jtviernes
AK18002616Location: PalmerType: Violation of DVPO
On 01/12/18, at approximately 0220 hours, the Alaska State Troopers contacted Leon Kitagawa, age 47, of Palmer, at Mat-SU Regional Hospital. Investigation revealed he violated a long-term Domestic Violence Protective Order (DVPO). Kitagawa was arrested Kitagawa for violating the DVPO and remanded to Mat-Su Pretrial.
Posted on 1/12/2018 3:56:46 AM by DPS\clrussell
AK18002578Location: PalmerType: Assault IV-DV
On 1/11/2018 at approximately 1946 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a disturbance at a residence on N. Windsong Circle in Palmer. Investigation revealed that Diane Gordon, age 60, of Palmer, assaulted her daughter. Gordon was arrested for Assault IV-DV and transported to Mat-Su Pretrial Facility where she was remanded without bail.
Posted on 1/12/2018 5:10:06 AM by DPS\fjparker
AK18002347Location: EmmonakType: Assault 4th Degree, DV
On 1/10/18 at about 1921 hours, Emmonak AST received a report of disturbance at a residence on Kwiguk Street. AST and the Emmonak VPSO responded and investigation revealed that Trevor Redfox (age31) of Emmonak had assaulted a family member by hitting them in the face. Redfox was arrested for Assault in the 4th Degree and lodged at the Emmonak Police Department. Redfox posted $1500.00 bail on 1/11/18 after arraignment. Alcohol was a factor in this incident.
Posted on 1/12/2018 8:47:47 AM by DPS\magranda
AK18002613Location: AtmautluakType: Vehicle Theft II
On 1/12/2018 at 0207 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an ATV theft from a residence in the Village of Atmautluak. The ATV was a 2015 Red Honda 450, 4-wheeler, valued at $9,200.00. Investigation revealed the ATV was stolen on 1/12/2018 at 0200 hours. AST reminds citizens to help deter and prevent crime by not leaving the keys in your ATVs. If you have information about this crime, please call the Alaska State Troopers at 907-543-2294.
Posted on 1/12/2018 3:33:27 PM by DPS\trwidmier