Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Wednesday, May 5, 2021

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

A Detachment

  • AK21047160

    Location: Nikiski, AK
    Type: Assault 3rd Domestic Violence

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/4/2021 at approximately 2028 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence in Nikiski for a reported domestic assault.  Investigation revealed Leona Eben Demont, age 63 of Nikiski, had assaulted a family member by throwing a brick at them.  She was arrested for Assault 3rd Domestic Violence and remanded at Wildwood Pretrial Facility.  She was held with no bail pending arraignment.

    Posted on 5/5/2021 3:03:26 AM by DPS\mjwertanen

  • AK21047179

    Location: Nikiski, AK
    Type: Drive in Violation of Instruction Permit

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/4/2021 at approximately 2244 hours, Alaska State Troopers stopped a white 2011 Ford car near milepost 18 Kenai Spur Road for a traffic violation.  The driver was identified as Tia Bodley, age 24 of Kenai.  Investigation revealed she was driving the vehicle in violation of her Instruction Permit.  She was issued a misdemeanor citation for Drive in Violation of Instruction Permit.

    Posted on 5/5/2021 3:09:54 AM by DPS\mjwertanen

  • AK21047168

    Location: Kenai Spur Highway @ Frogberry Street, Kenai AK
    Type: Eluding 1st Degree, Reckless Driving, DWLR, Unlawful Possession, Warrant Arrest for Obstruction of Court Order.

    Dispatch Text:

      On 5-4-2021 at 2152 hours, the Soldotna AST K-9 Team conducted a traffic stop near Mile 2 of the Kenai Spur Highway on a red, white, and blue 1991 Honda 3-Wheeler. The driver failed to yield during the attempted traffic stop and began weaving back and forth both in and out of the travel lane. The driver drove the 3-Wheeler down the Kenai Spur Highway, heading towards Kenai. The driver made an abrupt right hand turn off the highway and traveled down Strawberry using both lanes of travel. The eluding continued to Gene Road and then back to Carver road and eventually to Frogberry Street. The driver eventually ran out of fuel and he was arrested without further incident. The driver was identified as John Quincy Wilson (24 YOA) of Anchorage. An APSIN check revealed Wilson has an outstanding no bail warrant for his arrest for Obstruction of a Court Order. Wilson’s operator’s license is revoked for the original charge of DUI. Wilson was arrested for his outstanding warrants as well as Eluding 1st Degree, Reckless Driving, DWLR and Unlawful Possession after it was revealed the 3-Wheeler VIN numbers had been removed.  Wilson was transported to Wildwood Pretrial, processed and remanded without bail.    



    Posted on 5/5/2021 4:21:53 AM by DPS\jawoodruff

B Detachment

  • AK21047002

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Active Warrant

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/5/2021 at approximately 1940 hours, AST conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle. The driver was identified as Mary Mclinn, age 35 of Wasilla. Investigation revealed she had an outstanding warrant for violating conditions of release from a burglary II case. Mary was arrested and transported to Mat-Su Pretrial where she was remanded and held with a $1,000 bail. 

    Posted on 5/5/2021 9:15:13 PM by DPS\hcmckenney

C Detachment ...No news reported.

D Detachment

  • AK21046510

    Location: Koyukuk
    Type: Arrest Warrant Service

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/4/21 at 1329 hours Darrell Sam II, age 22 of Koyukuk was arrested in Koyukuk without incident on a $25,000 arrest warrant for failure to comply with conditions of probation by violating conditions of third party custodian requirement on original charges of Sexual Abuse of a Minor 1, Attempted Sexual Abuse of a Minor 1, and Burglary 1.  Darrell was remanded at FCC on $25,000 bail.

    Posted on 5/5/2021 12:25:37 PM by DPS\ranunley

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK21047222

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: DV Felony Assault

    Dispatch Text:

     On 5/5/2021, at approximately 0330 hours,  Matcom received a 911 open line with an active disturbance heard in the background. Troopers responded to the area of Stacy Street in Wasilla. During the investigation, AWT contacted SERGAY AFONIN, age 46 of Wasilla. AFONIN was arrested for DV Assault 2, Assault 3 and Assault 4. AFONIN was remanded to Matsu Pretrial.  

    Posted on 5/5/2021 8:50:52 AM by DPS\pmdodd

  • AK21047136

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Criminal Mischief DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/4/2021, at around 1750 hours, Matcom received a report of a criminal mischief in the area of South Calista Drive in Wasilla. Investigation is on going. 

    Posted on 5/5/2021 8:57:05 AM by DPS\pmdodd

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.