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Location: Big Lake
Type: DV Assault 4th/Criminal Mischief 5th

Dispatch Text:

On 06/20/2022 at approximately 1938 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to Ronnie Court, Big Lake for reports of a disturbance.  Investigation revealed someone had broken a window at the residence but who or how was unknown.  Parties separated and AST left the scene.  At approximately 2233 hours, AST was advised of another incident involving James Sargent, age 37 of Big Lake who had returned to the residence.  Upon arrival, AST observed Sargent throwing a family members items out of the house into the front yard.  Further investigation determined Sargent caused minor injuries as the individual was trying to gain access to the house to retrieve personal property.  Sargent was arrested for DV Assault 4th and Criminal Mischief 5th and remanded to Pretrial where he was held without bail. 

Posted on 6/21/2022 8:02:23 PM by DPS\sanorman

Posting Section: B Detachment