State of Alaska

Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Sunday, September 10, 2017

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

A Detachment ...No news reported.

B Detachment

  • AK17064186

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Warrant Arrest

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/9/2017 at approximately 1905 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a welfare check on Vine Road and Shady Grove Lane. Investigation revealed Justin W. Hinton, age 33, of Wasilla had a warrant for his arrest for failure to appear arraignment on the original charge of Criminal Trespass 2nd degree. Hinton was remanded to Mat-Su Pretrial with bail set at $500 cash.  

     

    Posted on 9/10/2017 5:59:35 AM by DPS\jtviernes

  • AK17064239

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/10/2017 at approximately 0020 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a maroon 2008 Chevrolet Trail Blazer involved in a MVA-D on Phenix Ave in Wasilla. Investigation revealed that Jacob Vierra, age 23, of Anchorage, was operating the vehicle while impaired by alcohol. Vierra was arrested at the scene for Driving Under the Influence and transported to Mat-Su Pretrial where was released under his own recognizance once sober.  

     

    Posted on 9/10/2017 6:00:50 AM by DPS\fjparker

  • AK17064037

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: DUI, Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test

    Dispatch Text:

    On 09/09/2017 at approximately 0250 hours, Alaska State Troopers contacted Peter Davin Ridge, age 32 of Wasilla, driving a Honda Pioneer ATV at approximately mile 49 of the Parks Highway in Wasilla.  An investigation revealed Ridge was operating the vehicle under the influence of alcohol.  Ridge was placed under arrest for DUI.  Ridge later refused to provide a sample of his breath and was charged with Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test.  He was transported and remanded to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility in Palmer.

     

    Posted on 9/10/2017 1:11:15 AM by DPS\wskirksey

  • AK17064221

    Location: Willow
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 09/09/17 at 2130 hours, AST performed a traffic stop on a white 2007 Toyota sedan for speeding near mile 66 of the Parks Highway in Willow. Investigation revealed the driver, Rachel Silas age 23 of Fairbanks, was driving while under the influence of alcohol. Silas was arrested for the original charge of DUI and transported to the MSPT facility in Palmer where she was remanded into custody and released O/R when sober.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 12:34:47 AM by DPS\lephillips

C Detachment

  • AK17064290

    Location: Nome
    Type: Sexual assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-9-17 the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a sexual assault that occurred in the Anchorage area.  Investigation continues.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 2:11:31 PM by DPS\jlstroebele

  • AK17064258

    Location: Unalakleet
    Type: Assault, disturbance

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-10-17 at 0437 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a domestic disturbance in Unalakleet.  Investigation continues.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 2:14:12 PM by DPS\jlstroebele

  • AK17064206

    Location: Savoonga
    Type: Assault 4

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-9-17 at 2056 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a domestic disturbance in Savoonga.  Investigation continues.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 2:15:47 PM by DPS\jlstroebele

  • AK17064264

    Location: Saint Michael
    Type: Assault 4

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-10-17 at 0651 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a domestic disturbance in Saint Michael.  Investigation continues.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 2:17:33 PM by DPS\jlstroebele

  • AK17064281

    Location: Savoonga
    Type: Assault 4

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-9-17 at 2243 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a domestic disturbance in Savoonga.  Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of a 17 year old male.  Investigation continues.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 2:19:51 PM by DPS\jlstroebele

D Detachment

  • AK17064231

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: Assault in the Fourth Degree Domestic Violence

    Dispatch Text:

    On September 9th, 2017 at 2231 hours, The Alaska State Trooper's dispatch received a report of a Domestic Assault. Multiple AST units responded and contacted Zachary Hill, 22 years old of Fort Wainwright. Investigation resulted in the arrest of Zachary for Assault in the Fourth Degree Domestic Violence. Zachary was transported to the Fairbanks Correctional Center without incident.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 1:12:06 AM by DPS\jwthomas2

  • AK17064232

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: Criminal Trespass II

    Dispatch Text:

    On 09/09/17 at approximately 2255 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a man trespassing on Abraham Rd in Fairbanks. Investigation revealed that Timothy Mcrae, age 39 of Fairbanks, was trespassing on the property of a family member. Mcrae was arrested for Criminal Trespass II and transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center for remand where he was held without bail.

     

    Posted on 9/10/2017 5:20:43 AM by DPS\jnbarnes

  • AK17064255

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: VCOR

    Dispatch Text:

    On September 10,2 017 at approximately 0405 hours, AST contacted Robert Cadzow JR, age 24 of Fairbanks, staggering in the street near the Red Fox Bar. Robert was on conditions of release not to consume alcohol for a previous DUI. Robert had heavily slurred speech and a very difficult time walking or holding himself up. He had a partial PBT of .219 at 0411. Robert was arrested at 0414 hours, and transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center without incident.  

    Posted on 9/10/2017 7:50:45 AM by DPS\trlangford

  • AK17064173

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: VCOR

    Dispatch Text:

    On September 10, 2017 at approximately 0445 hours, AST had responded to Fairbanks Correctional Center. DOC personnel stated Owen Massingill, age 58 of Fairbanks, had been brought in earlier for Title 47. It was discovered that Owen was on conditions of release for multiple cases not to consume alcohol. Owen had horizontal gaze nystagmus, and provided a PBT of 0.082%. He was remanded on two counts of violation his conditions of release.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 7:54:16 AM by DPS\trlangford

E Detachment

  • AK17064032

    Location: Mile 33.3 K-Spur Hwy, Nikiski
    Type: Assault 4-DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-9-17 at 0205 hours, AST responded to Mile 33.3 of the Kenai Spur Highway to a report of a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival investigation revealed a male identified as Cory L. Thompson, age 49 of Nikiski assaulted his roommate at their residence. AST was unable to locate Thompson on the night of the incident because he locked himself up stairs. Thompson was contacted at 9-9-17 at 2142 hours, and was arrested for Assault 4th DV, fear assault. Thompson was transported to Wildwood Pretrial where he was remanded and is currently being held without bail.

     

     

    Posted on 9/10/2017 12:53:59 AM by DPS\jawoodruff

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK17063408

    Location: Alaska Highway near Robertson River
    Type: Take Game by Shooting From, On or Across Road

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/8/17, Tok Wildlife Troopers cited Kurt Cleary, age 37, of Tok for taking game by shooting from, on or across the road. Bail was set at $310 in the Tok District Court.

     

    Posted on 9/10/2017 11:26:08 AM by DPS\rrlanders

  • Department of Public Safety Advisory

    Location: Slate Creek GMU-24A

    Advisory Text:

    On 9-9-2017, Coldfoot AWT contacted Timothy Sundles, age 59, of Tendoy Idaho. Investigation revealed Sundles failed to validate his harvest ticket after harvesting a bull moose. Sundles was issued a citation with bail set at $160 with Nenana District Court.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 11:31:15 AM by DPS\srlanier

  • AK17064188

    Location: Slate Creek GMU-24A
    Type: Fail to validate harvest ticket

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-9-2017, Coldfoot AWT contacted Charles Onsrud, age 35, of Tendoy Idaho. Investigation revealed Onsrud failed to validate his harvest ticket after harvesting a bull moose. Sundles was issued a citation with bail set at $160 with Nenana District Court.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 11:34:23 AM by DPS\srlanier

  • AK17064334

    Location: Juneau
    Type: False Statement On License Application

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/10/17, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Juneau Post, contacted and issued Phillip Mahan, age 40 of Juneau, a $310.00 citation for making a false statement on a license application when he obtained a 2017 resident sport fish license when he was not yet qualified.  The citation was issued in the District Court at Juneau.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 5:05:18 PM by DPS\jtabbott

AK Bureau of Investigation ...No news reported.

AK Bureau of Highway Patrol

  • AK17064291

    Location: Girdwood
    Type: Warrant Arrest

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-10-17, at approximately 1040 hours, The Alaska State Troopers Bureau of Highway Patrol stopped a 2013 GMC Sierra pickup for an equipment violation near mile 110 of the Seward Highway. A passenger was identified as Kristen Whitwell, age 29 of Anchorage. Whitwell was arrested for an outstanding $250.00 warrant for failure to comply with probation on the charge of assault. Whitwell was transported and remanded to the Anchorage correctional complex for the warrant.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 9:33:06 PM by DPS\klshuey

  • AK17064374

    Location: Girdwood
    Type: Warrant Arrest

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9-10-17, at approximately 1725 hours, The Alaska State Troopers Bureau of Highway Patrol stopped a 2008 Toyota Camry for a speeding violation near mile 102 of the Seward Highway. A passenger was identified as Heath Austin Healy, age 22 of Kenai. Healy was arrested for an outstanding $500.00 warrant for failure to appear on the charge of shoplifting and false information. Healy was transported and remanded to the Anchorage correctional complex for the warrant.

    Posted on 9/10/2017 9:36:17 PM by DPS\klshuey

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

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