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PALMER POLICE DEPARTMENT
May 26, PPD arrested 20-year-old Hunter Cray of Palmer on a $50 FTA warrant on the O/C of Furnishing Alcohol to Minors.
May 26, PPD arrested 29-year-old Christopher West of Palmer on a $500 FTA warrant on the O/C of Assault 4 (DV). West was taken to MSPT.
June 4, PPD arrested 47-year-old Fred Morse of Anchorage for Assault 4 (DV). Morse was taken to MSPT without bail.
June 5, PPD arrested 26-year-old Sterling Klippenstein of Palmer for VCOR on the O/C of a DV crime. Klippenstein was taken to MSPT without bail.
June 5, PPD arrested 52-year-old Tammy Norpel of Wasilla on a FTC warrant on the O/C of MICS 5. Norpel was taken to MSPT on $100 cash bail.
June 5, PPD summonsed 26-year-old Kyle Ray of Wasilla for DWLR and MICS 5.
WASILLA POLICE DEPARTMENT
May 31 at 7:10 p.m., WPD arrested 30-year-old Brittany Bailey of Wasilla at Mudbusters. Bailey had a warrant for OUI and MICS 5 and was additionally charged with MICS 4 and taken to MSPT.
June 1 at 4:39 a.m., WPD arrested 30-year-old Bradley Pepin of Wasilla at Carrs. Pepin had an outstanding warrant for Assault 4 and was taken to MSPT.
June 1, WPD arrested 22-year-old Lucien Blodgett of Wasilla following a reported assault at a gas station on the Parks Highway. Blodgett was charged with VCOR and Escape 3 and taken to MSPT without bail.
June 2 at 2:11 a.m., WPD arrested 34-year-old Eric Almquist of Wasilla on an outstanding warrant. Almquist was taken to MSPT.
June 2, WPD arrested 29-year-old Khani Oxereok of Wasilla following a disconnected 911 call near East Sun Mountain Drive. Oxereok had two outstanding warrants and was taken to MSPT on $200 cash appearance bail.
June 3 at 2:40 a.m., WPD arrested 40-year-old Sidney Mitchell of Anchorage for DUI following a report of a dangerous driver. Mitchell was released O/R.
June 3 at 6:47 p.m., WPD arrested Donald Ham for DUI, Vehicle Theft and Theft 2 at Fred Meyer. Ham was taken to MSPT.
June 3 at 11:14 p.m., WPD arrested 39-year-old Jasmin Wentz of Chugiak during a traffic stop. Wentz had an active warrant on the O/C of Criminal Trespass 2 and was taken to MSPT.
June 4 at 6:37 p.m., WPD issued a summons to Jordan Jiron of Wasilla for DVRL.
June 4 at 10:57 p.m., WPD arrested 24-year-old Isaac Ryan of Anchorage on outstanding warrants for Theft 2, Theft 3, Criminal Trespass 2, and an FTA warrant. Ryan was taken to MSPT.
June 5 at 12:24 a.m., WPD arrested 33-year-old Anatoliy Malak of Wasilla for DUI. Malak was taken to MSPT.
June 5 at 12:31 a.m., WPD arrested 31-year-old David Wild of Wasilla on charges of Assault 4 (DV). Wild was taken to MSPT without bail.
June 5 at 3:34 a.m., WPD arrested 26-year-old Isaiah Leverty of Wasilla for DUI. Leverty was taken to MSPT.
June 5 at 8:08 p.m., WPD arrested Jesse Matthews and Sonya Freeman on active warrants following a suspicious vehicle at Home Depot.
June 6 at 12:44 a.m., WPD arrested Vladimir Atavin for DUI. Atavin was issued a criminal summons and later released.
June 6 at 3:24 a.m., WPD arrested 30-year-old Shawn Peterson of Palmer for DUI. Peterson was taken to WPD and issued a summons and released.
June 6 at 3:54 a.m., WPD arrested 36-year-old Tait Stockman at the Wasilla Library following a security check. Stockman had an outstanding warrant for violation of a DVPO and was taken to MSPT.
June 6 at 9:16 p.m., WPD arrested 50-year-old Michael Latham of Wasilla on Blind Nick Drive. Latham had a FTA warrant on the O/C of MICS 5, No Insurance and Misuse of Plates and was taken to MSPT.
AST is requesting anyone with information about these incidents to contact Crime Stoppers at 745-3333, AST dispatch at 352-5401, WPD at 352-4501, or PPD at 745-4811.
ACRONYM CHEAT SHEET
DUI — Driving Under the Influence
DV — Domestic Violence
DVPO — Domestic Violence Protective Order
DVRL — Driving in Violation of a Restricted License
DWLR — Driving While License Revoked
FTA — Failure to AppearT
FTC — Failure to Control
MICS — Misconduct Involving Controlled Substances
MSPT — Mat-Su Pretrial
O/C — Original Charge
O/R — On Recognizance
VCOR — Violating Conditions of Release