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Posted: Saturday, May 12, 2012 7:48 pm

Police Beat Map for May 13, 2012

All information reported in the Police Beat is obtained from police departments’ press releases. Defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.




April 30: Baron Apayauq MacLean, 33, Palmer, was summonsed for reckless driving.



April 30: Ethan Kazuyoshi Homareda-Kil, 18, Palmer, driving a black 1995 Chevy Silverado pickup rear-ended a red 1999 Volkswagen Golf driven by Tyler Jason Paul, 39, Palmer. Paul was hospitalized.



April 30: A 63-year-old Sutton man reported fraudulent charges to his credit card.



April 30: A 62-year-old Palmer man reported his vehicle was damaged.



April 30, Alaska State Fairgrounds: Eli F. Graber, 21, Willow, Nathan A. Graber, 20, Willow, and Calvin J. Turcott, 19, Wasilla, were summonsed for allegedly trespassing.

May 6: Michael L. Walker, 56, Palmer, was arrested for trespassing, jailed and released on his own recognizance.



May 1: Matthew Darryl Theodore, 28, Wasilla, was arrested for DWLS. Bail: $1,000.

May 3: Kathleen N. Oyagak, 31, Palmer, was arrested for DWLR, jailed and released on her own recognizance.



May 1: Anna Rebecca Pickens, 38, Wasilla, was arrested on two $250 warrants for FTA in court on a NVOL charge.



May 1: Jeremy D. Bresser, 36, Wasilla, was arrested for MICS. Bail: $2,500.

May 3: Joshua Swigart, 30, Palmer, was summonsed for marijuana possession.

May 4: James S. Sunderland, 23, Palmer, was arrested at a traffic stop for DWLS and MIW. Michael Jester, 22, Palmer, was arrested for MICS. Bail: $1,000 for Sunderland, $20,000 for Jester.



May 1, headquarters: Someone turned in a purse belonging to Brenda L. McCain, 61, Willow.



May 5: Michael N. Beane, 23, Wasilla, was arrested for felony DUI. Bail: $10,000 with a CATPC.

May 6: Michael Shipton, 26, Palmer, was arrested for DUI and leaving the scene of an accident. Bail: $2,500.



May 5, Moosehead Bar: Police broke up a fight. Shane Arneson, 32, Wasilla, was summonsed for disorderly conduct, Ken Ziegler, 44, Palmer, for harassment and assault.





May 5, 12:30 a.m., Peaceful Cir.: Aleksandr Varivoda, 86, Wasilla, was found to have died of natural causes at an assisted living home.

May 5, 10 a.m., Wasilla: Mildred Young, 92, Wasilla, was found to have died of natural causes.



May 3, 11:47 p.m., Main St. near Swanson Ave.: Daniel L. Fleckenstein, 25, Wasilla, was stopped for a seat belt violation. Summons: DWLS.

May 4, 4:30 p.m., Mile 12 Knik-Goose Bay Rd.: Charles Brumlow Jr., 58, Wasilla, was stopped for an equipment violation. Summons: DWLS.

May 6, 8:08 p.m., Parks Hwy. and Palmer-Wasilla Hwy.: Troopers pulled over a driver who didn’t have identification and gave a fake name. They eventually identified him as Vadim Pilipaka, 18, Wasilla. He was summonsed for DWLR. Troopers allegedly spotted him driving the same vehicle and arrested him. Charges: DWLR, making a false report. Bail: $4,000.



May 3, 8:51 p.m., Parks Hwy. near Yenlo St.: Louis G. Hoffman, 19, Anchorage, was stopped for an alleged window tint violation and expired registration. Summons: marijuana possession.

May 5, 5:30 p.m., Canoe Lake: Paul Brown, 51, Anchorage, was arrested on a $500 warrant out of Anchorage. New charge: drug possession. No bail set.



May 3, 1:08 a.m., Vine Rd.: Michael Osness, 41, Wasilla, was pulled over for an equipment violation and arrested on a warrant for FTA on a DWLR charge. Bail: $500.

May 5, 8:24 p.m., Glenn Hwy.: Jim Saengmany, 20, Anchorage, was pulled over on a complaint from the public and arrested on two warrants: probation violation on a DWLR charge and failure to complete alcohol treatment on a DUI charge. Bail: $1,000.

May 5, 10:30 p.m., Wasilla: Tessa Lee Bear, 26, Palmer, was stopped for having expired registration and arrested on a warrant for FTA on a NVOL charge. Bail: $500.

May 6, 10:27 p.m., Beechcraft Rd. and Engstrom Rd.: Helen Black, 30, Wasilla, was arrested on a warrant for FTA in court on a DUI charge. No bail set.



May 2, 4:44 p.m., Mile 8 Old Glenn Hwy.: Waylon Hofer, 24, Palmer, was northbound when a dark car sideswiped him and kept going. Hofer went into the ditch and stopped. No injuries.

May 3, 9:33 a.m., Mile 49.5 Parks Hwy.: Jack Rogers III, 31, Houston, was slowing for other traffic in his 1998 Ford pickup when a 1994 Chevy pickup driven by James Graves, 52, Wasilla, rear-ended him. Graves’ minor injuries were treated on scene. Both vehicles were towed away.

May 5, 1:30 p.m., Parks Hwy. and Lamont Way: Debbie M. Croft, 46, Tucson, Ariz., driving 2011 Jeep, pulled into the intersection into the path of a 2011 Subaru driven by Robert A. Winckler, 75, Wasilla. No injuries. The Subaru was totaled. Damage to the Jeep: $2,000. Croft was cited for not yielding.



May 5, Matanuska Lake: Rex W. Talcott, 27, Wasilla, was cited for fishing without a license.



May 5, Knik River Public Use Area: Justin A. Stone, 34, Anchorage, was cited for dumping hazardous substances, abandoning a structure and dumping refuse.



May 3, 3:57 a.m., Wasilla: Cody A. Mitchell was stopped for alleged speeding. Summons: NVOL.

May 5, 9:55 p.m., Falkirk Cir.: Daniel Zelkan, 25, Wasilla, was stopped for traffic violations. Summons: NVOL.



May 6, 1:17 a.m., Bogard Rd.: Nicole Elliott, 21, Wasilla, was stopped for an equipment violation. Summons: violating a license limitation.



May 2, 1:45 p.m., Mug-Shot Saloon: Bruce W. Bjork, 50, Wasilla, was allegedly repeatedly calling a person with a stalking order against him at work. The woman believed the calls were coming from the bar. Troopers found Bjork there. Charges: violating a protective order, harassment.



May 3, 5:41 p.m., Rodney Cir.: Steven Thompson, 62, Talkeetna, was arrested at a disturbance for allegedly refusing to leave the property at the owner’s request. Charge: DV trespassing. No bail set.




April 27, 12:32 a.m., Mug-Shot Saloon: Police investigated an assault.

April 30, 7:52 p.m., Winter Ave.: Police investigated an assault.



April 27, 8:38 p.m., Lucille St. and Swanson Ave.: Christopher Garland was summonsed for NVOL.

May 1, 8:58 p.m.: Edward Stores was charged with NVOL. Since this was allegedly the second time in a week WPD had charged him with NVOL, he was arrested.



April 28, 12:49 a.m., Spruce Ave.: Police investigating a noise complaint charged a juvenile for allegedly dealing drugs.

April 28, 4:28 a.m.: A traffic stop for erratic driving lead to MICS charges for the driver.



April 28, 6:53 a.m., Parks Hwy. and Weber Dr.: Corey Jenson hit a street sign. No injuries.

April 28, 3:09 p.m., Sun Mountain Ave. and Parks Hwy.: Abigail St. Clair and Russell Wilkinson were in a wreck. Minor injuries were treated on scene.

May 2, 5:07 p.m., Parks Hwy. near Spenard Builders Supply: Devon Noack, James Ingersol and Tina Heisa were in a wreck. Noack was cited for being at-fault and for lacking insurance.

May 3, 4:50 p.m., Seward Meridian Pkwy. near Wal-Mart: Artem Litvin and Kevin Nolen were in a wreck. Litvin cited for not yielding after stopping and lacking insurance.

May 3, 6:11 p.m., Crusey St. and Westpoint Dr.: A female juvenile was the victim of a hit-and-run. Her car was damaged and she was not insured. The vehicle that fled was a full-sized, dark-colored Chevy Suburban.



April 28, 3:10 p.m., Wal-Mart parking lot: Someone keyed a vehicle. Damage: $200.

April 29, 8:44 p.m., Yenlo St. Subway: Someone broke the window out of an employee’s vehicle while he or she was working.

May 3, 1:52 p.m., Tri-Valley Vending: A vehicle window was reported broken.



April 28, 3:50 p.m., Fred Meyer: A juvenile allegedly shoplifted $32 in merchandise. Theft charges were sent to juvenile intake.

April 29, 2:12 a.m., Kash’s Carpet: A vehicle stolen April 17 from Palmer was found behind the building and returned to the owner.

April 29, 10:11 a.m. Tamarak Ave.: A woman reported $500 worth of cash and property stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked overnight at her home.

April 29, 9:56 p.m., Wal-Mart: Deanna Walluk was summonsed for theft.

April 30, 1:26 p.m., Genacta In-Home Care: An employee reported that between 5 p.m., April 27 and that morning someone entered the business and stole “a modest sum of cash.”

May 1, 2:58 p.m., Wal-Mart: Police responded to identify someone who had allegedly shoplifted there in the past. Gary Seitenreich was summonsed for theft and marijuana possession.

May 2, 3:48 p.m., Wal-Mart: Several items were stolen from a parked vehicle.



May 1, 10:48 a.m.: Someone turned in a safe they found.



May 1, 11:27 p.m., Parks Hwy. and Church Rd.: Robert Hart was summonsed for DWLS.

May 2, 10:20 p.m., Parks Hwy. and Palmer-Wasilla Hwy.: Police decided to forward to the district attorney DWLR charges against Ariel Lish.



May 2, 3:48 p.m.: A woman reported receiving threatening phone calls, one of which she was able to record.



May 3, 10:18 p.m.: Karlie Jacobs was arrested for allegedly violating the terms of her release for a felony.

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