Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Sunday, August 5, 2018

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

A Detachment

  • AK18055533

    Location: Naukati
    Type: Assault III, Assault IV, Criminal Mischief IV

    Dispatch Text:

    On August 4, 2018 at about 9:36PM, the Alaska State Troopers on Prince of Wales island received a report of an assault that had occurred in Naukati.  Investigation revealed 66 year old Gregg Parsley had assaulted a family member as well as caused property damage of a family member.  Parsley was arrested and transported to Craig Police Department where he was remanded for Assault III, Assault IV, and Criminal Mischief IV.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 9:17:11 AM by DPS\lnparrish

B Detachment

  • AK18055665

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Burglary

    Dispatch Text:

    On 8/5/18 at approximately 1615 hours Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a Burglary off Margin Way in Wasilla.  Investigation revealed a vacant building had been broken into and copper fittings and piping were stolen.   If you have any information regarding this case you are encouraged to call the Alaska State Troopers at 373-8300 or Mat Su Crime Stoppers at 745-3333 .

    Posted on 8/5/2018 5:14:11 PM by DPS\ajnelson

  • AK18055567

    Location: Willow
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 08/05/2018 at approximately 0209 hours, Adam James Dittman, age 28, of Willow was contacted during a traffic stop. Investigation revealed Dittman was driving under the influence of alcohol. Dittman was subsequently arrested for DUI and remanded to Mat-Su Pretrial where he was released on his own recognizance.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 6:31:14 AM by DPS\jmkurth

  • AK18055596

    Location: Eklutna
    Type: DUI/ Warrant Arrest X2

    Dispatch Text:

    On 08/05/2018 at approximately 0541 hours, State Troopers conducted a traffic stop on a 2002 Audi AA4 for a moving violation in the southbound lane of the Glenn Hwy near the Eklutna Exit. Investigation reveals the driver, Brandon Tegoseak-Miller, age 23 of Fairbanks, was driving under the influence of alcohol. He was transported to Cook Inlet Pretrial Facility where he was remanded for DUI, and two Failure To Appear Warrants in Fairbanks ($100) and Barrow ($300).

    Posted on 8/5/2018 12:03:31 PM by DPS\dbledford

  • AK18055583

    Location: Tazlina
    Type: Assault 3rd, DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 8/5/218, at about 317 hours, the Alaska State Troopers in Glennallen responded to the report of a disturbance that occurred in Tazlina.  32 year old Tazlina resident, Farren Johns was subsequently arrested for Assault in the Third Degree, DV related.  He was held at the Glennallen AST Post pending arraignments. 

     

    Posted on 8/5/2018 2:00:28 PM by DPS\pvmeyer

C Detachment

  • AK18055176

    Location: Hooper Bay
    Type: Assault 3,4 MIW 4

    Dispatch Text:

    On 8/3/18, at 1200 hrs, State Troopers received a report of an assault.  Investigation found that Charlie Smith, 33 of Hooper Bay, assaulted a family member with force and by means of a dangerous instrument.  Smith was intoxicated at the time.  Smith was remanded on one count each of Assault 3rd, Assault 4th, and Misconduct Involving Weapons 4th.   

    Posted on 8/5/2018 5:00:16 PM by DPS\srlantz

  • AK18055653

    Location: Chiniak
    Type: Theft

    Dispatch Text:

    On August 4, 2018 at approximately 1842 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a theft in Chiniak. An orange canoe and cross county skis were among the items reported missing. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the Kodiak AST post at 907-486-4121; reference case number AK18055653.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 7:24:49 PM by DPS\tstilley

D Detachment

  • AK18055542

    Location: Tok
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 08/04/2018 at about 2217 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report from William Wertz, 40yoa of Tok stating he injured his hand while riding an ATV. AST contacted and ultimately arrested William for DUI after William received medical attention. William was housed at the Tok Trooper Post until arraignments.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 2:45:19 AM by DPS\mtiverson

E Detachment

  • AK18054262

    Location: Homer
    Type: Assault 4th

    Dispatch Text:

    On 7/31/18 at 1320 hours, Troopers received a report of an assault which had just taken place at a residence on Taku Ave in Homer. An investigation showed Nicholas Dufour, 33 of Homer, had assaulted another male over a property dispute.  Dufour was arrested and remanded into the Homer Jail where bail was set at $1,000.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 10:13:37 AM by DPS\djcox

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK18055321

    Location: Delta Junction
    Type: Hunter education requirements in GMU20

    Dispatch Text:

    On 08/03/18 at approximately 2308 hours, a Fairbanks-based Alaska Wildlife Trooper contacted Andres Gonzalez, age 25 of Fairbanks, while he was hunting near Mile 284 of the Richardson Highway. Investigation revealed Gonzalez did not have a hunter education card as required. He was issued a citation with bail set at $110 in the Delta Junction District Court for the violation.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 10:27:57 AM by DPS\dgvalentine

  • AK18055320

    Location: Delta Junction
    Type: Hunter education requirements in GMU20

    Dispatch Text:

    On 08/03/18 at approximately 2308 hours, a Fairbanks-based Alaska Wildlife Trooper contacted Kristen Benanti, age 24 of Fairbanks, while she was hunting near Mile 284 of the Richardson Highway. Investigation revealed Benanti did not have a hunter education card as required. She was issued a citation with bail set at $110 in the Delta Junction District Court for the violation.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 10:29:15 AM by DPS\dgvalentine

  • AK18055317

    Location: Delta Junction
    Type: Hunter education requirements in GMU20

    Dispatch Text:

    On 08/03/18 at approximately 2254 hours, a Fairbanks-based Alaska Wildlife Trooper contacted Jacob Wegner, age 26 of Fairbanks, while he was hunting near Mile 284 of the Richardson Highway. Investigation revealed Wegner did not have a hunter education card as required. He was issued a citation with bail set at $110 in the Delta Junction District Court for the violation.

    Posted on 8/5/2018 10:30:17 AM by DPS\dgvalentine

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.