Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Sunday, May 2, 2021

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

A Detachment

  • AK21044594

    Location: Ketchikan
    Type: Warrant Arrest, VCOR

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/01/2021 at about 2130 hours, the Alaska State Troopers contacted and arrested Roderick May, age 39 of Ketchikan in the 2100 Block of Sea Level Drive.  May had an outstanding warrant for his arrest reference a PTRP technical violation.  May was arrested on his warrant and remanded to Ketchikan Correctional Center with bail set at $2500.00.  Further charges of VCOR are being forwarded to the DAO on May for being in possession of drug paraphernalia.  AST would like to thank United States Forest Service Law Enforcement for their assistance with the investigation. 

    Posted on 5/2/2021 12:16:50 AM by DPS\jpbeaudoin

  • AK21045966

    Location: Sterling
    Type: DWLR

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/1/21 at 2222 hours, Alaska State Troopers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle located at Robinson Loop Road in Sterling. Investigation revealed the driver, Klayton Justice, 23 of Soldotna, had a Revoked license with a (prior conviction). Justice was issued a misdemeanor citation for Driving With a Revoked License and released.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 6:34:01 AM by DPS\jsrobles

  • AK52104596

    Location: Sterling
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/01/2021 at approximately 2218 hours, Alaska State Troopers performed a traffic stop on the Sterling Highway in Sterling. Investigation revealed the driver, Anna Berger, age 31 of Anchorage, was driving under the influence. Berger was arrested for DUI and remanded at Wildwood Pretrial.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 5:35:05 AM by DPS\bcglenn

  • AK21046016

    Location: Kenai
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/02/2021 at approximately 0135 hours, Alaska State Troopers performed a traffic stop on Bridge Access Road in Kenai. Investigation revealed the driver, Greyson Bahr was driving under the influence. Bahr was arrested for DUI and remanded at Wildwood Pretrial.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 5:36:38 AM by DPS\bcglenn

B Detachment

  • AK21046064

    Location: Palmer
    Type: DV Assault IV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/02/2021 at 0946 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence off E Shooting Star Circle in Palmer. Investigation resulted in the arrest of Stewart Gorup, age 44, of Palmer. Gorup was transported to Mat-Su Pre-Trial where he was remanded on one count of DV Assault IV. His bail was set to no-bail. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 4:49:00 PM by DPS\mtkay

  • AK21045955

    Location: Talkeetna
    Type: Violating Conditions of Release

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/01/21 at 2009 hours, AST responded to downtown Talkeetna for the report of a fight in progress. During the investigation AST contacted William Heiser, age 40 of Talkeetna. Heiser was on conditions of release from a previous incident in March where he was arrested for Assault and Criminal Mischief. Today Heiser was in contact with the victim of the March incident which was a violation of his conditions of release. Heiser was arrested for VCOR and transported to the MSPT facility in Palmer where he was remanded into custody and held without bail.

     

    Posted on 5/2/2021 5:13:55 AM by DPS\lephillips

  • AK21045993

    Location: Talkeetna
    Type: MVC Injury

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/02/21 at 0018 hours, AST responded to mile 95 of the Parks Highway in Talkeetna for the report of a motor vehicle accident. Investigation revealed David Davenport, age 68 of Talkeetna, was driving a gray 2011 Jeep and struck a tow truck that was actively loading another vehicle. Davenport was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Alcohol is suspected to be a factor and investigation continues through legal process.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 5:22:27 AM by DPS\lephillips

  • AK21046010

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: DV Assault 4

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/02/2021 at approximately 0142 hours, the Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance near Peterson Bay Court in Wasilla. AST contacted Gabriela Boru, age 32 of Wasilla. Investigation revealed Gabriela recklessly caused physical injury to a household member. Gabriela was placed under arrest for DV Assault in the 4th Degree. She was then transported to MSPT where she was remanded and held without bail.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 5:37:57 AM by DPS\smromprey

  • AK21046000

    Location: Willow
    Type: Assault; Criminal Mischief

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/02/21 at 0116 hours, AST responded to a property near mile 78 of the Parks Highway in Willow for the report of a disturbance involving gunfire. During the investigation AST contacted Hillary Johnson, age 57 of Willow. Johnson was subsequently arrested for the original charges of Assault in the 3rd Degree x 2 counts for recklessly placing citizens in fear of being shot and for Criminal Mischief in the 3rd Degree for damaging a vehicle with an axe. Johnson was transported to the MSPT facility in Palmer and remanded into custody.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 5:51:09 AM by DPS\lephillips

C Detachment ...No news reported.

D Detachment

  • AK21046109

    Location: Fairbanks
    Type: Disorderly Conduct

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/02/2021 at approximately 1137 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a 911 open line with an active disturbance heard in the background. Troopers responded to the area of Red Squirrel Pl. Fairbanks. During the investigation Dylan Hailey, 26 of Fairbanks, refused to cooperate with and threatened to shoot investigating Troopers. Dylan was arrested for Disorderly Conduct and transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center. Dylan was released on his own recognizance. Alcohol is believed to be a contributing factor.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 3:07:05 PM by DPS\nchollenbeck

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK21045077

    Location: Sitka
    Type: Take Undersize Abalone/ Overlimit Abalone

    Dispatch Text:

    On 4/29/21, Alaska Wildlife Troopers Sitka Post cited Adam Fondell, age 34, of Sitka for taking undersize and over limit of personal use abalone.  Investigation revealed Fondell had taken 18 abalone, all of which were significantly under the minimum size requirement of 3.5 inches shell width.  Fondell was issued two citations with total bail set at $570 in the District Court at Sitka.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 8:23:10 AM by DPS\tbhall

  • AK21044700

    Location: Kake
    Type: Illegal Gear

    Dispatch Text:

    On 4/28/21, Kevin Merry, age 63, of Kake, was cited by Alaska Wildlife Troopers for fishing for Dungeness Crab with unlawful gear.  Merry’s gear was not equipped with the proper bio-escape mechanism.  Bail is set at $120 in the Petersburg District Court.

     

    Posted on 5/2/2021 10:52:52 AM by DPS\clyoder

  • AK21046165

    Location: Sitka
    Type: Take Undersize Abalone

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/2/21, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Sitka Post, cited Maggie Dunlap, age 27 of Sitka for taking undersize abalone.  Investigation revealed that four abalone less than 3.5" in shell width had been taken.  Dunlap was issued a citation with bail set at $160 in the District Court at Sitka.

     

    Posted on 5/2/2021 4:58:16 PM by DPS\tbhall

  • AK21046178

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: No Sport Fish License

    Dispatch Text:

    On May 02, 2021, at approximately 4:50 pm, Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted 18 year old Palmer resident Katarina A. Walker while she was sport fishing in Wasilla. Subsequent investigation resulted in Katarina being issued a citation for Sport Fishing without a valid 2021 Sport Fishing License. Bail is set at $220.

    On May 02, 2021, at approximately 4:50 pm, Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted 19 year old Wasilla resident Elijah B. Corbin while he was sport fishing in Wasilla. Subsequent investigation resulted in Elijah being issued a citation for Sport Fishing without a valid 2021 Sport Fishing License. Bail is set at $220.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 8:03:45 PM by DPS\lareid

  • AK21046205

    Location: Palmer
    Type: No Sport Fish License

    Dispatch Text:

    On May 02, 2021, at approximately 6:41 pm, Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted 19 year old Wasilla resident Ismael J. Bandurovskiy while he was sport fishing in Palmer. Subsequent investigation resulted in Ismael being issued a citation for Sport Fishing without a valid 2021 Sport Fishing License. Bail is set at $220.

    On May 02, 2021, at approximately 6:41 pm, Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted 23 year old Wasilla resident David Shevchuk while he was sport fishing in Palmer. Subsequent investigation resulted in David being issued a citation for Sport Fishing without a valid 2021 Sport Fishing License. Bail is set at $220.

    Posted on 5/2/2021 8:09:38 PM by DPS\lareid

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.