Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Friday, September 16, 2022

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

  • AK22096783

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: DV Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 09/15/2022, at approximately 1203 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a report of an endangered minor. It was reported that a child had injuries and there was reason to believe the injuries were inflicted by a friend or family member. The child was interviewed by Troopers and OCS. Investigation revealed allegations of ongoing abuse by a family member. Amanda Brown was interviewed the following day and was arrested on charges of DV Assault 2 and DV Assault 3. Brown was transported to Matsu Pretrial where she is being held pending arraignment.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 6:14:13 PM by DPS\jpgill

C Detachment

  • AK22095170

    Location: Teller
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/11/2022 at approximately 1522, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a DV Assault. Troopers responded to the residence where investigation revealed that Ryan Topkok, 25 y/o of Teller had assaulted his significant other, and threatened her with a fire arm. Topkok was remanded to AMCC on charges of Assault 3, Assault 4, Coercion, Criminal Mischief 4 and Misconduct Involving a Weapon 4.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:38:00 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095113

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Sexual Abuse

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/11/2022 at approximately 1118, Alaska State Troopers received a report of Sexual Abuse. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:38:29 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095185

    Location: Mountain Village
    Type: Search and Rescue

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/11/2022 at approximately 1301, Alaska State Troopers received a SOS Inreach message from a man stating that his boat was involved in an accident and there were injuries. Two boats were launched from Mountain Village with searchers and the health aid. Shortly after, Troopers were able to get in touch with the man who said the activation was accidental and no assistance was needed. Searchers returned safely to Mountain Village and SAR funds were expended for gasoline.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:38:50 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095273

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/11/2022 at approximately 2117, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:39:10 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095294

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/11/2022 at approximately 2324, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a DV Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:39:23 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095450

    Location: Norton Sound Region
    Type: Destruction/Damage/Vandalism

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 1204, Alaska State Troopers received a report of property damage. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:39:45 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095459

    Location: Norton Sound Region
    Type: Burglary

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 1224, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a burglary that happened the day prior. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:40:03 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095588

    Location: New Stuyahok
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 1718, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a DV Assault. Upon conclusion of the investigation, Troopers arrested Nick Suskuk, 42 y/o of New Stuyahok, for one count of Assault 4.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:40:16 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095360

    Location: Bethel
    Type: Search and Rescue

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 0804, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an injured hunter 99 miles East of Bethel. A Bethel based helicopter located and transported the hunter to YKHC for his injury.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:40:44 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095463

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 1152, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an Assault. Investigation is ongoing.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:41:00 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095470

    Location: Saint Mary's
    Type: Traffic

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 1215, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a DUI. Upon conclusion of the investigation, Troopers arrested Daniel George, 33 y/o of Saint Mary's on charges of Criminal Mischief 4 and Driving Under the Influence.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:41:17 AM by DPS\tlfirch

  • AK22095576

    Location: Nightmute
    Type: Assault - DV

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/12/2022 at approximately 1654, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a DV Assault. Upon conclusion of the investigation, two charges of Assault 4 AD were forwarded to the DAO on April Dull, 22 y/o of Nightmute.

    Posted on 9/16/2022 8:41:36 AM by DPS\tlfirch

D Detachment ...No news reported.

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK22097117

    Location: Juneau
    Type: Snagging in Closed Area

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/16/2022 Juneau Wildlife Troopers responded to reports of a person fishing at the closed area at the Wayside Park at DIPAC hatchery.  Troopers cited Charlton Rider for using a weighted hook to attempt to snag silver salmon in the area that had closed 9/15/2022 at 1201 am due to poor coho returns.  The area was well posted that snagging is prohibited and had the latest announcement also.  Juneau Wildlife Troopers remind anglers that they can subscribe to the latest announcements for your area at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's website at https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/sf/EONR/  

    Posted on 9/16/2022 2:03:34 PM by DPS\rkwelch

  • AK22095805

    Location: Haines
    Type: SAR

    Dispatch Text:

    On 9/11/2022 at 13:08 hours the Alaska Wildlife Troopers were contacted by International Emergency Response Coordination Center that they received an SOS from a Garmin In-Reach register to Shane Horton of Haines. Horton was contacted via In-Reach and reported an Airboat accident with one person having major injuries. Injured person was rescued by the Alaska Wildlife Trooper and Haines Borough Fire department and transported to Haines SEARCH clinic.  

    Posted on 9/16/2022 2:10:10 PM by DPS\cknemec

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.