Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Friday, January 21, 2022

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

A Detachment

  • AK22006303

    Location: Anchor Point
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 01/20/2022 at approximately 2151 hours, Anchor Point Troopers were called to a VID vehicle near mile 159 Sterling Hwy. Anchor Point. Further investigation showed the vehicle owner and driver Charles Collins was operating under the influence of alcohol. Collins was arrested and remanded to the Homer Jail for DUI.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 1:06:35 AM by DPS\tlbuyse

B Detachment

  • AK21029757

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Theft II

    Dispatch Text:

    On 01/21/2022 at approximately 1441 hours, Palmer CSU and Alaska State Troopers conducted a traffic stop on a 2006 Arctic Cat snow machine on Starlight Drive in Wasilla. Investigation revealed the snow machine was stolen. Further, the occupant, Jared Mayer age 26 of Wasilla, was in possession of the snow machine with reckless disregard that it was stolen. Mayer was arrested for Theft II and remanded to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility and held without bail.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 6:56:45 PM by DPS\rranderson

  • AK21133741

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Warrant Arrest

    Dispatch Text:

    On 01/20/2022 at approximately 2315 hours, Palmer CSU, Alaska State Troopers and AST K9 team contacted and arrested Joseph Lofstrom, age 39 of Wasilla, at a residence on Bettina Way. Investigation revealed Lofstrom ran from Troopers however was later located back at the initial residence. Lofstrom had a parole warrant on the original charge of Robbery 2. Lofstrom was remanded to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility and held without bail.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 7:07:15 PM by DPS\rranderson

  • AK22006316

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Theft II & Criminal Trespass I x2

    Dispatch Text:

    On 01/20/2022 at approximately 2304 hours, Palmer Criminal Suppression Unit, assisted by Wasilla Police Department, responded to the Boys and Girls Club on Bogard Road for a report of a possible attempted break in. Investigation revealed Skyler Marsh, age 28 of Wasilla, and Moriah Strong, age 39 of Wasilla, were unlawfully on the property with intent to commit a theft. Further, Marsh was found in possession of a freshly cut catalytic converter. Officers and Troopers located a truck at Image Audio and determined the catalytic converter had just been cut off. Marsh was arrested for Theft II and Criminal Trespass I x2 and remanded to the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility and held without bail. Strong was issued misdemeanor citation for Criminal Trespass I and released with a mandatory court date. Troopers would like to thank Wasilla Police Department for their assistance.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 1:55:28 AM by DPS\rranderson

C Detachment

  • AK22002723

    Location: Chevak
    Type: 911 Hang-up

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 8:54 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a 911 Hang-up.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:21:54 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002851

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 13:48 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:22:16 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002670

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 1:16 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:22:33 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002978

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 13:34 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:22:52 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002668

    Location: Nunapitchuk
    Type: Assist Agency

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 1:17 Alaska State Troopers assisted VPOs.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:23:51 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002989

    Location: Kotlik
    Type: Damage property

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 18:56 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Property Damage. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:24:15 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002871

    Location: Kwethluk
    Type: Deceased Person

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 18:56 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Deceased Person. Investigation revealed that Wassillie Paul, 49 YOA of Kwethluk, had passed away. Next of Kin has been notified.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:24:43 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002936

    Location: Shageluk
    Type: Forgery/Fraud

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 15:14 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Forgery/Fraud. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:25:07 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • TBA

    Location: Various
    Type: Serve Court Documents

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022, Alaska State Troopers served or attempted service of various court documents to include but not limited to: summonses, subpoenas, evictions, DVPOs, and stalking orders.

    AK22002743 Serve Court Documents Kipnuk
    AK22002744 Serve Court Documents Eek
    AK22002745 Serve Court Documents Mountain Village
    AK22002748 Serve Court Documents Eek
    AK22002752 Serve Court Documents Eek
    AK22002754 Serve Court Documents Akiak

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:25:49 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002921

    Location: Bethel
    Type: Sex Offender Registration

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 16:05 Alaska State Troopers assisted an Individual with their SOR Registration.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:26:13 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22002908

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Sexual Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    Sexual Assault On 1/10/2022 at approximately 15:42 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Sexual Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:26:30 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003005

    Location: Mcgrath
    Type: Suspicious circumstances

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/10/2022 at approximately 20:48 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Suspicious Circumstances.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:26:47 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003235

    Location: Nunapitchuk
    Type: Assist Agency

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/11/2022 at approximately 16:04 Alaska State Troopers assisted TPOs.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:27:32 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003263

    Location: Mekoryuk
    Type: Harassment

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/11/2022 at approximately 17:58 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Harassment.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:29:48 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003264

    Location: Kongiganak
    Type: Miscellaneous

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/11/2022 at approximately 18:02 Alaska State Troopers traveled to the Village of Kongiganak.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:30:09 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003265

    Location: Tuluksak
    Type: Miscellaneous

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/11/2022 at approximately 18:05 Alaska State Troopers traveled to the Village of Tuluksak.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:30:43 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • TBA

    Location: Various
    Type: Serve Court Documents

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/11/2022, Alaska State Troopers served or attempted service of various court documents to include but not limited to: summonses, subpoenas, evictions, DVPOs, and stalking orders.

    AK22003094 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003137 Serve Court Documents Anchorage
    AK22003141 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003145 Serve Court Documents Akiak
    AK22003146 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003150 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003244 Serve Court Documents Anchorage
    AK22003247 Serve Court Documents Akiak
    AK22003248 Serve Court Documents Akiak
    AK22003249 Serve Court Documents Akiachak

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:31:30 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003055

    Location: Marshall
    Type: Suspicious circumstances

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/11/2022 at approximately 4:28 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Suspicious Circumstances.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:31:47 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003313

    Location: Eek
    Type: Assist Agency

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/12/2022 at approximately 9:12 Alaska State Troopers assisted TPO's.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:32:16 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003315

    Location: Kwethluk
    Type: Assist Agency

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/12/2022 at approximately 9:15 Alaska State Troopers assisted TPO's.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:32:32 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003413

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Sexual Abuse of a Minor

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/12/2022 at approximately 14:30 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Sexual Abuse of a Minor. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:32:54 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003312

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Sexual Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/12/2022 at approximately 9:05 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Sexual Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:33:16 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • TBA

    Location: Various
    Type: Serve Court Documents

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/12/2022, Alaska State Troopers served or attempted service of various court documents to include but not limited to: summonses, subpoenas, evictions, DVPOs, and stalking orders.

    AK22003146 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003150 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003342 Serve Court Documents Akiachak
    AK22003344 Serve Court Documents Napakiak
    AK22003353 Serve Court Documents Akiachak
    AK22003354 Serve Court Documents Nunapitchuk
    AK22003357 Serve Court Documents Atmautluak
    AK22003360 Serve Court Documents Kwethluk
    AK22003362 Serve Court Documents Goodnews Bay
    AK22003426 Serve Court Documents Napaskiak
    AK22003429 Serve Court Documents Wasilla
    AK22003432 Serve Court Documents Wasilla
    AK22003434 Serve Court Documents Anchorage

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:34:08 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003309

    Location: Pilot Station
    Type: Suspicious Circumstances

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/12/2022 at approximately 8:48 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Suspicious Circumstances.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:34:27 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003765

    Location: Aniak
    Type: Alarm

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 12:13 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Fire alarm going off at Kuspuk School District.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:35:30 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003671

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 7:13 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:35:51 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003967

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 23:01 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:36:10 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003817

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 12:27 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:36:25 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003483

    Location: Mountain Village
    Type: Assist Public

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 8:24 Alaska State Troopers assisted an Individual.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:36:41 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003708

    Location: Chevak
    Type: Deceased Person

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 8:51 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Deceased Person. Investigation revealed that Christopher Matchian, 40 YOA of Chevak, had passed away. Next of Kin has been notified.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:37:01 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003940

    Location: Quinhagak
    Type: Deceased Person

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 20:24 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Deceased Person. Investigation revealed that John Sharp, 73 YOA of Quinhagak, had passed away. Next of Kin has been notified.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:37:22 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003856

    Location: Tununak
    Type: Destruction/Damage/Vandalism

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 15:37 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Destruction/Damage/Vandalism. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:37:43 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22004006

    Location: Emmonak
    Type: Destruction/Damage/Vandalism

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 20:10 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Destruction/Damage/Vandalism. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:38:02 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003821

    Location: Napakiak
    Type: Recovered Stolen - Other Agency

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 10:00 Alaska State Troopers assisted an Individual with recovering their stolen vehicle.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:38:24 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003727

    Location: YK Delta
    Type: Sexual Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 10:50 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a Sexual Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:38:45 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003752

    Location: Tuluksak
    Type: Transport Prisoner

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 11:47 Alaska State Troopers transported Prisoners.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:39:05 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003674

    Location: Saint Mary's
    Type: Trespassing

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 7:35 Alaska State Troopers received a report of Trespassing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:39:26 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • AK22003949

    Location: Kwethluk
    Type: Violate Protective Order

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022 at approximately 21:04 Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Individual violating a Protective Order against them. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:39:44 AM by DPS\kwlewis

  • TBA

    Location: Various
    Type: Serve Court Documents

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/13/2022, Alaska State Troopers served or attempted service of various court documents to include but not limited to: summonses, subpoenas, evictions, DVPOs, and stalking orders.

    AK22000524 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22001869 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003749 Serve Court Documents Tununak
    AK22003755 Serve Court Documents Kwethluk
    AK22003758 Serve Court Documents Kwethluk
    AK22003766 Serve Court Documents Bethel
    AK22003767 Serve Court Documents Kipnuk
    AK22003770 Serve Court Documents Kipnuk
    AK22003867 Serve Court Documents Anchorage

    Posted on 1/21/2022 9:40:26 AM by DPS\kwlewis

D Detachment ...No news reported.

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK22005652

    Location: Kodiak
    Type: Retention of Undersized Tanner Crab

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/19/22 at approximately 1355 hours, Kodiak AWT conducted a dockside boarding of the F/V Alaskan Pearl, and charged Filaret Basargin, age 38 of Homer, with retention of undersized crab during the Kodiak commercial Tanner crab fishery. Basargin was issued a summons with an arraignment date of 2/04/22 in Kodiak District Court.

     

    Posted on 1/21/2022 8:16:14 AM by DPS\jdboyle1

  • AK22005970

    Location: Kodiak
    Type: Crewmember License Required/Employment of Unlicensed Crewmember

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1/20/22 at approximately 0745 hours, Kodiak AWT conducted a dockside boarding of the F/V Miss Kennady and issued a citation to Allen Christiansen Sr., age 61 of Old Harbor, for commercial fishing without a commercial fishing crew license. The operator of the vessel, Dylan Bean, age 36 of Kodiak, was issued a citation for employing an unlicensed crewmember. Bail for each citation was set at $270.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 8:18:27 AM by DPS\jdboyle1

AK Bureau of Investigation ...No news reported.

AK Bureau of Highway Patrol

  • AK22006688

    Location: Palmer
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 1-21-22 at approximately 1948 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a vehicle in the ditch at the intersection of Palmer Wasilla Highway & 49th State Street in Palmer.  Investigation revealed that the driver Raymond Jakubczak, age 60 of Eagle River was operating a motor vehicle while impaired by Alcohol. Jakubczak was arrested for DUI and released on his own recognizance.

    Posted on 1/21/2022 10:41:46 PM by DPS\jfsimpson

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

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