All information reported in the Police Beat is obtained from police department press releases. Defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.
Palmer Police Department
April 2, PPD arrested 29-year-old Tanesha Hart of Sutton on a $250 FTA warrant on the O/C of Providing False Information and Criminal Mischief. Hart was also arrested on a $500 FTC warrant on the O/C of MICS. Hart was taken to MSPT.
April 3, PPD arrested 38-year-old Jasmine Hollimon of Anchorage on a $1,000 warrant for Theft 2. Hollimon was taken to MSPT.
April 3, PPD arrested 49-year-old Victoria Pushruk of Palmer for Theft 2 and DUI. Pushruk was taken to MSPT without bail.
April 4, 23-year-old Kayla Wildman of Palmer was issued a summons for Driving without Insurance.
April 5, 28-year-old Rosebud Sweeney of Palmer was arrested for Criminal Trespass 2. Sweeney was taken to MSPT and released O/R.
April 7, PPD arrested 30-year-old Tamera Snyder of Anchorage and 34-year-old Susana Mehmedi of Anchorage for Criminal Mischief 5. Both were taken to MSPT and released O/R.
ALASKA STATE TROOPERS
April 2 at 8:07 p.m., AST arrested 39-year-old Cecelia White of Chugiak for DUI, Endangering the Welfare of a Child 1, and Refusal to Submit to a Breath Test near Duchess Drive and Cottrell Campus Drive in Palmer. White was taken to MSPT and released O/R.
April 3, AST arrested 33-year-old Patrick Larson of Wasilla for a warrant on the O/C of VCOR. Larson was taken to MSPT on $250 bail. Larson was called in to AST for walking in the woods in camouflage clothing near a residential area.
April 4 at 1:35 p.m., AST arrested 18-year-od Tavita Slamau of Wasilla for Criminal Mischief 5 following a disturbance on Dartmoor STreet in Wasilla. Slamau was taken to MSPT without bail.
April 3 at 11:50 a.m., AST arrested 49-year-old Eric Jefferson of Wasilla on an outstanding warrant on the O/C of DUI. Jefferson was taken to MSPT with three days to serve.
April 4 at 8:26 p.m., AST arrested 33-year-old Dale Roetman of Wasilla for DUI after he was called in as a dangerous driver at the Valley Country Liquor store near East Bogard Road. Roetman was taken to MSPT and released O/R.
April 6 at 3:07 a.m., AST arrested 32-year-old Lance Fredricks of WAsilla for two outstanding warrants on the O/C’s fo DUI and DWLR. Fredricks was taken to MSPT with three days to serve.
April 7 at 7:48 p.m., AST arrested 40-year-old Michael Jones of Wasilla for Criminal Mischief 4 (DV) near East Quiet Circle in Wasilla. Jones was taken to MSPT.
April 6 at 4:17 p.m., AST arrested 61-year-old Cary Greene of Talkeetna for ASsault 3 (DV) on Camelot Place in Talkeetna. Greene was taken to MSPT without bail.
April 7 at 12:47 a.m., AST arrested 24-year-old Tommy Brunsvold of Wasilla for DUI on Charley Drive in Wasilla. Brunsvold was taken to MSPT.
April 7 at 11:19 p.m., AST forwarded charges of Vehicle Theft 1 and Criminal Trespass 1 to the DAO for 36-year-old Kristopher Simpson of Wasilla on Fian Drive in Wasilla.
April 9 at 7:54 p.m., AST arrested 27-year-old Troy Brown of Wasilla on an outstanding arrest warrant near Bel Aire Drive in Wasilla. Brown was taken to MSPT on $150 cash bail.
April 10 at 7:00 a.m., AST arrested Billy Murray Jr., on two outstanding arrest warrants totaling $5,500 plus CATP. Murray was arrested at a residence on West Hunter Drive in Big Lake and taken to MSPT.
April 10 at 2:17 p.m., AST arrested 27-year-old Joseph Gaze of Wasilla for violating a DVPO in Palmer. Gaze was taken to MSPT.
BUREAU OF HIGHWAY PATROL
April 4 at 5:11 p.m., AST with the BHP charged 41-year-old Miguel Gonzalez of Wasilla for DWLR on mile 1 of Knik Goose-Bay Road.
April 6 at 1:30 p.m, AST with the BHP arrested 29-year-old Kathryne Collins of Wasilla on an outstanding warrant for FTA on the O/C of Criminal Trespassing 1. Collins was the passenger in a vehicle with two different license plates blocking the service road near Settler’s Bay. Collins was taken to MSPT.
April 10 at 6:32 p.m., AST with the BHP arrested 57-year-old Charles Taylor of Big Lake for an outstanding $250 arrest warrant for FTA on the O/C of driving with a suspended license. Taylor was taken to MSPT.
ACRONYM CHEAT SHEET
APD - ANCHORAGE POLICE DEPARTMENT
CSU - CRIMINAL SUPPRESSION UNIT
DAO - DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE
DUI - DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
DV - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
DVPO - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROTECTIVE ORDER
DWLR - DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED
MSPT - MAT-SU PRE TRIAL
MICS - MISCONDUCT INVOLVING CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES
O/C - ORIGINAL CHARGE
O/R - ON RECOGNIZANCE
VCOR - VIOLATING CONDITIONS OF RELEASE
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.