Alaska State Troopers Press Release of Saturday, May 15, 2021

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

A Detachment

  • AK21051682

    Location: Sterling
    Type: DUI, VCOR, Drunk on licensed premise

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/14/2021 Alaska State Troopers responded to a REDDI report in Sterling. Following investigation Alan Hughey Jr., age 52 of Sterling, was arrested for driving under the influence, violating conditions of release, and being drunk on a licensed premise. Alan was remanded at Wildwood Pretrial.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 5:18:54 AM by DPS\bcglenn

  • AK21051739

    Location: Soldotna
    Type: DUI

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/15/21 at 0203 hours, Alaska State Troopers conducted a traffic stop for a moving violation on Ciechanski Road in Soldotna. Investigation revealed the driver, Gregory R. Stimac, 31 of Nikiski, was impaired by alcoholic beverages. Stimac was arrested and remanded to Wildwood Pre-Trial.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 6:55:37 AM by SOA\jfspieth

B Detachment

  • AK21051553

    Location: Eureka
    Type: MVC-I

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/14/2021 at approximately 1557 hours, Alaska State Troopers received reports of a vehicle off an embankment near mile 111 Glenn Highway.  Investigation revealed Ashleigh McLennan, age 36 of Valdez was southbound in her Chevy Traverse when she left the northbound side of the roadway.  Her vehicle became air born, rolled multiple times, and came to rest approximately 130 feet below the highway.  McLennan and her passenger were recovered by EMS personnel and transported, 1 by air and the other by ground for evaluation and treatment of their injuries. 

    Posted on 5/15/2021 6:37:12 PM by DPS\sanorman

  • AK21051621

    Location: Willow
    Type: Assault; Interfere with Report DV Crime

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/14/21 at 1817 hours, AST responded to a residence on Susitna Landing Road in Willow for the report of a disturbance. Investigation revealed Todd Loges, age 56 of Willow, assaulted a family member during the incident. Loges was arrested for two counts of Assault in the 4th Degree and one count of Interfering with the Report of a DV Crime. Loges was transported to the MSPT facility in Palmer where he was remanded into custody and held without bail.

     

    Posted on 5/15/2021 4:34:59 AM by DPS\lephillips

  • AK21051684

    Location: WASILLA
    Type: DV A4 & WARRANT ARREST

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/14/2021 at approximately 2212 hours, the Alaska State Troopers received a report of a DV around mile 12 of Knik Goose Bay Road in Wasilla. Investigation revealed Derek Criswell, age 31 of Wasilla, assaulted a family member of the household. Derek also had an outstanding warrant for a DVPO violation for $500. A female in the household also had a warrant for her arrest for attempted escape for $1000. Both individuals were transported to Matsu Pre-Trial, where they were remanded.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 4:35:00 AM by DPS\washerbahn

  • AK21051651

    Location: Wasilla
    Type: Death Investigation

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/14/21 at 2030 hours, AST responded to a residence in the Williwaw Subdivision for the report of a deceased male who was found in his residence. Investigation revealed Kerry Sayles, age 52 of Wasilla, died of unknown causes sometime during the day. The SME responded and took possession of Sayles’ remains. Next of kin was on scene and investigation continues.

     

    Posted on 5/15/2021 5:00:58 AM by DPS\lephillips

  • AK21051800

    Location: Sutton
    Type: Disorderly Conduct

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/15/2021 at approximately 0809 hours, the Alaska State Troopers responded to a disturbance in Sutton. AST arrived on scene and contacted 67-year-old Gary Haag of Sutton, who was causing the disturbance. Gary was advised of disorderly conduct and AST departed the scene. Approximately 30 minutes later AST received another report of Gary causing a disturbance. AST responded back to the residence and placed Gary under arrest for Disorderly Conduct. Gary was transported and remanded to Mat-Su Pretrial in Palmer. 

    Posted on 5/15/2021 1:18:33 PM by SOA\cjhittle

C Detachment

  • AK21049387

    Location: Hooper Bay
    Type: Agency Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 2139 hours, Alaska State Troopers assisted the Hooper Bay VPO with an assault investigation.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:29:25 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049324

    Location: Akiak
    Type: Disturbance

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 2213 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a disturbance in Akiak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:29:43 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049321

    Location: Kwethluk
    Type: Search & Rescue

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 2252 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of overdue boaters near Kwethluk. Troopers requested assistance from the Alaska Army National Guard and 4 individuals were rescued using a National Guard helicopter. All parties are safe.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:30:03 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049306

    Location: Kasigluk
    Type: Harassment

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 2200 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of harassing messages in Kasigluk.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:30:27 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049194

    Location: McGrath
    Type: Medical Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 1609 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a behavioral health issue in McGrath.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:30:49 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049066

    Location: Napakiak
    Type: Medical Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 0331 hours, Alaska State Troopers assisted the Napakiak VPO with a behavioral health issue.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:31:11 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049048

    Location: Stony River
    Type: Medical Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 0031 hours, Alaska Sate Troopers received a report of a behavioral health issue in Stony River.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:31:31 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049031

    Location: Akiachak
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 2354 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an assault in Akiachak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:32:06 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049020

    Location: Mountain Village
    Type: Agency Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1734 hours, Alaska State Troopers assisted the Mountain Village VPO with an assault investigation.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:32:28 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21049019

    Location: Kwethluk
    Type: Agency Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/09/2021 at 0016 hours, Alaska State Troopers assisted the Kwethluk TPO with an investigation.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:32:46 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048904

    Location: Tununak
    Type: Welfare Check

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1753 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a request for a welfare check in Tununak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:33:04 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048855

    Location: Quinhagak
    Type: Theft

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1452 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a theft in Quinhagak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:33:21 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048851

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Sex Offense

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1520 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a sex offense.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:33:35 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048832

    Location: Aniak
    Type: Civil Issue

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1424 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a civil issue in Aniak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:33:52 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048818

    Location: Anvik
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1348 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an assault in Anvik.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:34:08 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048810

    Location: Lower Kalskag
    Type: Agency Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1329 hours, Alaska State Troopers assisted the Anchorage Police Department with a welfare check.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:34:31 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048783

    Location: Pilot Station
    Type: Village visit

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 1224 hours, Alaska State Troopers conducted a village visit in Pilot Station.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:34:48 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048734

    Location: St. Mary's
    Type: Disturbance

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 2052 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a disturbance in St. Mary's.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:35:02 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048710

    Location: Emmonak
    Type: Deceased Individual

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/08/2021 at 0359 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a deceased individual in Emmonak. No foul play is suspected.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:35:19 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048641

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Liquor Law Violation

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 2143 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a liquor law violation. Investigation is on-going.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:35:38 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048618

    Location: St. Mary's
    Type: Disturbance

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 1851 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a disturbance in St. Mary's.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:36:03 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048520

    Location: Russian Mission
    Type: Deceased Individual

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 1508 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a deceased individual in Russian Mission. No foul play is suspected.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:36:17 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048481

    Location: Russian Mission
    Type: Disturbance

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 1317 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a disturbance in Russian Mission.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:36:33 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048445

    Location: Bethel
    Type: Escape

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 1000 hours, Alaska State Troopers investigated a report of escape in Bethel.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:36:51 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048385

    Location: Bethel
    Type: Agency Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 1209 hours, Alaska State Troopers provided assistance to the Bethel Police Department.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:37:08 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048279

    Location: Akiachak
    Type: Village visit

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 1000 hours, Alaska State Troopers conducted a village visit in Akiachak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:37:25 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048265

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Agency Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 0941 hours, Alaska State Troopers investigated a report of harm.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:37:41 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048199

    Location: Alakanuk
    Type: Assault

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 0400 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an assault in Alakanuk. An arrest warrant was requested and Kyle Cook, 24 of Alakanuk, was arrested on a charge of Assault 2 DV.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:37:59 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048190

    Location: Aniak
    Type: Public Assist

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 0222 hours, Alaska State Troopers received reports of flooding in Aniak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:38:17 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048184

    Location: Chevak
    Type: 911 Hang-Up

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 0059 hours, Alaska State Troopers received multiple 911 hang-up calls from Chevak.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:38:33 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048183

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Suspicious Circumstances

    Dispatch Text:

    On 05/07/2021 at 0126 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of suspicious injuries.

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:38:56 PM by DPS\icmiller

  • AK21048537

    Location: YK Region
    Type: Serve Court Documents

    Dispatch Text:

    AK21048225 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Bethel
    AK21048228 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Goodnews Bay
    AK21048230 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Goodnews Bay
    AK21048232 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Palmer
    AK21048233 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Tudor
    AK21048246 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Nunapitchuk
    AK21048252 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Bethel
    AK21048315 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Kotlik
    AK21048316 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Kotlik
    AK21048317 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Kotlik
    AK21048372 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Chefornak
    AK21048373 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Scammon Bay
    AK21048374 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Mountain Village
    AK21048392 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Hooper Bay
    AK21048393 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Hooper Bay
    AK21048452 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Chefornak
    AK21048458 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Chefornak
    AK21048459 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Bethel
    AK21048463 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Chefornak
    AK21048472 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Akiak
    AK21048504 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Kwigillingok
    AK21048508 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Kipnuk
    AK21048511 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Newtok
    AK21048512 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Bethel
    AK21048537 Serve Court Documents [SERV] Akiachak

    Posted on 5/15/2021 3:40:30 PM by DPS\icmiller

D Detachment ...No news reported.

E Detachment ...No news reported.

Headquarters ...No news reported.

AK Wildlife Troopers

  • AK21051502

    Location: Cordova
    Type: Wildlife Violation

    Dispatch Text:

    On 5/14/2021, the Cordova Wildlife Troopers, issued Gregory Wagner, age 59, of Bluff Dale, TX, a summons for taking a black bear without first obtaining a non-resident black bear metal locking tag. Arraignment is set for 6/9/2021 at 0900 hours in the Cordova District Court.

     

    Posted on 5/15/2021 11:03:59 AM by DPS\clhajicek

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.