State of Alaska

Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Sunday, November 12, 2017

Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

A Detachment

  • AK17080531

    Location: Ketchikan
    Type: MICS 4th Degree, Probation Violation

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/11/2017 at about 1737 hours, the Alaska State Troopers contacted a suspicious vehicle parked near the end of South Point Higgins road.  Investigation revealed that the driver Tyler Jones, age 23 of Ketchikan was on active Felony Probation reference MICS 4th Degree.  Jones was later found to be in possession of a non-prescribed prescription medication.  Jones was also found to be violating conditions of his probation.  Jones was arrested for MICS 4th Degree and Probation Violation. Jones was remanded to Ketchikan Correctional Center with No Bail.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 12:14:21 AM by DPS\jpbeaudoin

B Detachment

  • AK17080612

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Assault 4th degree DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/12/17 at approximately 0930 hours Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence off of Valley View Drive in Wasilla for a report of a disturbance. Investigation revealed Michael L. Roehl, age 45 of Wasilla injured a household member. Roehl was arrested and transported to MSPT where he was held on no bail.

     

    Posted on 11/12/2017 1:47:03 PM by DPS\jscovey

  • AK17080470

    Location: Willow
    Type: Burglary / Theft / Vehicle Theft / Criminal Mischief

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/11/2017 at approximately 1105 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a burglary from a remote residence on the Kashwitna River in the Willow area.  An Investigation revealed the property was broken into and numerous tools and household items were stolen along with an articulated dump truck.  The residence was also vandalized causing a significant amount of property damage.  Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Alaska State Troopers at 352-5401 or Crime Stoppers at 745-3333.

     

    Posted on 11/12/2017 2:50:47 AM by DPS\wskirksey

  • AK17080566

    Location: Trapper Creek
    Type: Motor Vehicle Collision with Moose

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/11/2017 at approximately 2139 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle collision with a moose at mile 9 of Petersville Road in Trapper Creek.  Charles Bucolo, age 19, of Eagle River reported he collided with the moose in his 2016 Ram 1500.  Bucolo did not report being injured in the incident.  A local charity was contacted to salvage the animal.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 2:52:37 AM by DPS\wskirksey

  • AK17080210

    Location: Trapper Creek
    Type: Motor Vehicle Collision, Injury

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/09/2017 at approximately 2208 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a single vehicle collision with a moose at approximately mile 117 of the Parks Highway in Trapper Creek.  Sophie Snow, age 31 of North Pole, was driving southbound on the Parks Highway in her 2015 Toyota Highlander when she collided with the moose.  Snow was transported to the Mat-Su Regional Medical Center for injuries sustained in the collision.  A local charity was contacted to salvage the animal.         

    Posted on 11/12/2017 2:55:26 AM by DPS\wskirksey

  • AK17080576

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Assault/ Criminal Mischief DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/11/17 at 2253 hours, AST reponded to a 911 call regarding Josiah Hemmen, age 22 of Wasilla, who was intoxicated and breaking items at a  residence. Josiah was arrested and for Assault IV and Criminal Mischief IV, both crimes involving DV. Josiah was remanded to Mat Su Pretrial without bail.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 5:24:43 AM by DPS\tncaldarea

  • AK17080593

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Warrant Arrest

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/12/17 at approximately 0246 hours, Alaska State Troopers conducted a traffic stop on a 1996 green Saturn for a moving violation. Investigation revealed the driver Joshua Libis, age 25 of Wasilla had an outstanding warrant out for his arrest. He was arrested, transported and remanded to MSPT.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 6:25:03 AM by DPS\jcsomerville

  • AK17080604

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Warrant Arrest

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/12/17 at approximately 0529 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence on Valley View in Wasilla for a report of a disturbance. Investigation revealed Lynnwood Miller, age 22 of Wasilla had multiple outstanding warrants out for his arrest. He was arrested, transported and remanded to MSPT where his bail was set at no bail.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 6:27:00 AM by DPS\jcsomerville

C Detachment ...No news reported.

D Detachment

  • AK17080587

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/12 /2017 at approximately 0200 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a vehicle in the ditch on Chena Pump Road in Fairbanks. Investigation revealed the driver, Raymond Otto age 21 of Fairbanks, was operating the vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Otto was arrested for DUI and transported to the Fairbanks Correctional Center for remand where he was released on his own recognizance.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 6:33:13 AM by DPS\makessler

  • AK17080583

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: Assault II, Assault IV, Criminal Mischief IV

    Dispatch Text:

    On November 12, 2017 at approximately 0107 hours, the Alaska State Trooper responded to a disturbance off of Dartmouth Road in Fairbanks. The investigation revealed Lonnie Strickland, age 53 of Fairbanks, had kicked in the front door to their apartment, strangulated and assaulted his wife, and broke numerous shared belongings. Lonnie was arrested and transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center where he was remanded and held with no bail.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 7:39:24 AM by DPS\trlangford

  • AK17078947

    Location: Delta Junction
    Type: Vandalism

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11-4-2017, Delta Junction based Troopers responded to a Delta Volunteer Fire Dept. building off of Tanana Lp. Ext. road near Delta Junction for a report of a break in.  Investigation revealed that several pieces of fire fighting equipment had been vandalized and damaged.  Also windows out of all the emergency response vehicles had been broken.  The break in had occurred within the last few months.  Evidence was collected on scene and investigation is continuing.  If anyone has any information please contact the Alaska State Troopers at 907-895-4800.

    Posted on 11/12/2017 5:59:06 PM by DPS\kbcarson

  • AK17080582

    Location: Delta Junction
    Type: D.V. assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11-12-2017 at approximately 0030 hours, Delta Junction AST responded to a residence near Big Delta for a report of disturbance.  Investigation revealed Scott Lippy, age 57 of Delta Junction, had placed three other household members in fear of being assaulted during an argument.  Lippy was placed under arrest and transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center where he was remanded without bail.  

    Posted on 11/12/2017 6:05:31 PM by DPS\kbcarson

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers ...No news reported.

AK Bureau of Investigation ...No news reported.

AK Bureau of Highway Patrol ...No news reported.

AK Bureau of Judicial Services ...No news reported.

AK Div of Fire and Life Safety ...No news reported.