Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Saturday, December 7, 2019

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

A Detachment

  • AK19086241

    Location: Ketchikan
    Type: Assault in the 4th Degree DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 12/07/2019 at about 0107 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault on Raven Avenue.  Investigation revealed that Lorelei Michael, age 22 of Ketchikan physically assaulted another family member.  Michael was arrested and remanded to Ketchikan Correctional Center with No Bail.  Alcohol was a factor. 

    Posted on 12/7/2019 7:09:44 AM by DPS\jpbeaudoin

  • AK19086251

    Location: Ketchikan
    Type: DUI, Failure to Give Immediate Notice of an Accident

    Dispatch Text:

    On 12/07/2019 at about 0140 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a REDDI (Report Every Dangerous Driver Immediately) report on a brown Dodge Pickup truck which drove into the ditch on Beaver Street and then struck a parked vehicle before fleeing the area.  AST located the pick-up truck parked at a business at mile 2 of the South Tongass Highway.  The driver Karl Constantine, age 27 of Ketchikan was found to be operating a motor vehicle after consuming alcohol.  Constantine was arrested for DUI and Failure to Give Immediate Notice of an Accident. Constantine was also issued a traffic citation for Failure to Show Proof of Insurance.

    Posted on 12/7/2019 7:18:17 AM by DPS\jpbeaudoin

  • AK19084145

    Location: Sterling
    Type: DUI, Refusal to Submit to Tests, VCOR

    Dispatch Text:

    On 11/30/19 at approximately 1807 hours, Soldotna AST received a report of a suspicious vehicle parked in the driveway a residence in Sterling. AST responded, identifying the sole occupant as Kory Strane (age 33 of Cooper Landing). Investigation revealed Strane was intoxicated and on conditions of release not to consume alcohol. Strane was arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Violating Conditions of Release, and later charged with Refusal to Sumbit to Tests. Strane was remanded to Wildwood Pretrial Facility, no bail.

    Posted on 12/7/2019 9:50:09 AM by DPS\bbturner

  • AK19086195

    Location: Seward
    Type: DWLR

    Dispatch Text:

    On 12-6-19 at approximately 1904 hours AST conducted a traffic stop on a black 1995 Chevy Blazer on Old Nash Road, Seward for a traffic violation.  Investigation resulted in the driver, Cole Harren, age 43 of Seward being issued a misdemeanor citation for DWLR, and a citation for no proof of insurance.

    Posted on 12/7/2019 1:39:09 PM by DPS\bpendres

B Detachment

  • AK19086307

    Location: Houston
    Type: DUI, Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Mischief 5

    Dispatch Text:

    On 12/7/2019, Alaska State Troopers responded to Winter Haven Drive in Houston for a report of a assault taking place at the laundry mat in Big Lake.  The suspects left the scene in a vehicle.  Troopers contacted Phillip Stanley Sr, 58 of Houston and Micah Poston, age 29 of Houston in the vehicle at Poston's residence.  Investigation revealed Stanley Sr. and Poston were in a physical altercation.  Both men were intoxicated.  Stanley Sr. was arrested for DUI.  Poston was arrested for two counts of Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief 5.  Both Stanely Sr. and Poston were remanded to Mat Su Pretrial.  

    Posted on 12/7/2019 10:49:10 PM by DPS\jacrockett

C Detachment ...No news reported.

D Detachment

  • AK19086309

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: VCOR, DWLR

    Dispatch Text:

    On December 7, 2019 at approximately 1255 hours, AST stopped out with a disabled vehicle on the side of the road on the Parks Hwy. Investigation revealed Kenneth Ross, age 34 of Fairbanks, was driving on a revoked license and violated his conditions of release by driving without a valid license. Ross was remanded to FCC for one count of Violation of Conditions of Release and Driving While License Revoked where he was held on $250 bail.

    Posted on 12/7/2019 3:09:10 PM by DPS\ksmayfield

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK19086288

    Location: Kodiak
    Type: Agency Assist Coast Guard

    Dispatch Text:

    On 12/7/19 at approximately 1058 hours Coast Guard Sector Anchorage called reporting that they had a distress beacon that was activated somewhere near Kodiak plotting at two different points. The unregistered 406 distress beacon had an ID number of 2DC88 5908E FFBFF that was to have been activated near Trident Basin or Dog Bay. AWT patrolled both areas but was unable to find any vessel or aircraft in distress and have not received any further reports of anyone in need.


    Posted on 12/7/2019 2:02:36 PM by DPS\adbeach

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.