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Location: Nikiski
Type: DV Assault 3 / MIW 3 / False Info / Criminal Mischief 4th DV

Dispatch Text:

On 06/17/2022 at approximately 1950 hours, AST took a report of a domestic disturbance in Nikiski. AST arrived on scene a short while later and made contact with the male suspect. Initially, the male, 30 YO Kristopher Bayes of Kenai, had provided a false name. Investigation revealed that Bayes had lit his girlfriend's couch on fire while she was occupying it at her residence in Nikiski. Ultimately Bayes was arrested and charged with Assault 3 DV, Criminal Mischief 4 DV, False report, and Misconduct Involving Weapons in the 3rd Degree. Bayes was transported to Wildwood where he was remanded. 

Posted on 6/18/2022 5:03:45 AM by DPS\scburgin

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