Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Tuesday, September 4, 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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  • AK18063496

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Assault 4 DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 09/04/2018 at approximately 1810 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a disturbance on W Museum Drive in Wasilla. Investigation resulted in the arrest of Kaylee Demientieff, age 24 of Wasilla had physically assaulted a family member. The Demientieff was taken into custody and transported to Mat-Su Pre-Trial.

    Posted on 9/4/2018 12:11:50 AM by DPS\crlloyd

  • AK18063519

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Warrant

    Dispatch Text:

    Text: On 9/3/18 at approximately 2030 hours, Alaska State Troopers conducted a traffic stop on a white van for an equipment violation on Seward Meridian and Blue Lupine in Wasilla.  An investigation revealed the passenger, Jodi Scoggin, had an outstanding $150 warrant for failing to appear at Court on the original charge of Failing to Maintain Liability Insurance.  Scoggin was remanded into custody at the Mat-Su Pretrial facility in Palmer.


    Posted on 9/4/2018 3:06:00 AM by DPS\tlcorbridge

  • AK18063599

    Location: Houston
    Type: MVC-F

    Dispatch Text:

    On 09/04/2018 at 0452 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a motor vehicle collision at mile 52.5 of the Parks Highway in Houston. The complainant reported witnessing the wreck. Investigation determined that Charles Roney, 63 of Houston, was traveling south on the Parks Highway in his 2001 Jeep Cherokee when, for unknown reasons, his vehicle left the roadway, colliding with several mailboxes before coming to rest against trees. Roney was not wearing his seat belt. Medics responded and pronounced Roney deceased. NOK notification has been made. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/4/2018 10:23:49 AM by DPS\mapeters

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  • AK18063736

    Location: Nikiski
    Type: Fail to Register as a Sex Offender, MIW 3rd Degree, MICS 4th Degree

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/4/18 at approximately 0900 hours, Soldotna Troopers received a report of a suspicious white van on Foreland Street in Nikiski. Troopers responded to the area and contacted the occupant, Norman Neil Sylvester, age 50, of Nikiski. Investigation revealed Sylvester had failed to register as a sex offender and was in possession of a handgun as well as a small amount of a scheduled drug. Sylvester was subsequently arrested on charges of Fail to Register as a Sex Offender in the first degree, Misconduct involving Weapons in the third degree, and Misconduct Involving a Controlled Substance in the fourth degree. Sylvester was transported and remanded to Wildwood Pretrial without bail.


    Posted on 9/4/2018 8:51:30 PM by DPS\bbturner

  • AK18063391

    Location: Soldotna
    Type: Criminal Mischief 5

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/3/18 at approximately 0827 hours, Soldotna Troopers received a call from a local business off Kalifornsky Beach Road in Soldotna reporting a male had entered the business and caused damage inside. Investigation revealed Vincent Scott Woodgeard, age 51, of Soldotna had caused a substantial inconvenience to the employees who had to clean up a mess Woodgeard created. Woodgeard was contacted and issued a mandatory court citation for Criminal Mischief in the fifth degree and trespassed.


    Posted on 9/4/2018 8:59:48 PM by DPS\bbturner

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AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK18063666

    Location: Kodiak
    Type: Over Possession Limit- Salmon

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/4/18, at 1050 hours, Kodiak AWT contacted Brian DUMOND, 57 YOA, of Bellhaven, NC, while fishing at Monashka River.  DUMOND had caught and retained 8 pink salmon in a 5 salmon limit area of the Kodiak Road Zone.  Three pink salmon were seized as evidence and DUMOND was issued a citation for Overlimit- Pink Salmon.  Bail was set at $170.

    Posted on 9/4/2018 11:52:33 AM by DPS\lsnicholson

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.