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December 5 at 4:40 p.m., AST arrested 26-year-old Brandy Currier following a traffic stop on West Big Lake Road in Big Lake. Currier had an FTA warrant on the O/C of Assault 4 and was also cited for an equipment violation, expired registration and DWLI. Currier was taken to MSPT on $100 cash bail.
December 5 at 9:26 p.m., AST arrested 32-year-old Peter Williams, 26-year-old Darin Smith and 41-year-old Andre Franklin walking on an ATV trail near West Hollywood Road and South Vale Avenue following a report of gunshots in close proximity to that incident. Williams, Smith and Franklin were arrested for three charges of Attempted Murder, three charges of Assault 1, two charges of Kidnapping, Robbery and MIWS 2 and taken to MSPT without bail.
December 7, AST responded to a report of an assault at a laundromat on Winter Haven Drive in Houston and arrested 58-Phillip Stanley of Houston and 29-year-old Micah Poston. Stanley was arrested for DUI and Poston was arrested for two counts of Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief 5. Both Stanley and Poston were taken to MSPT.
December 7 at 9:00 p.m., AST arrested 22-year-old Jacob Moreland at a residence on Elliot Circle for an active Manslaughter warrant. Moreland was taken to MSPT without bail.
December 8 at 2:33 a.m., AST received a 911 call with sounds of an active disturbance in the background and responded to South Salmonberry Drive in Wasilla and arrested 30-year-old Kenneth Milner of Wasilla for four counts of Assault 4 (DV), Criminal Mischief 5 (DV) and Interference with the Report of a DV Crime. Milner was taken to MSPT without bail.
December 9 at 6:40 a.m., AST responded to an active fight between four occupants of a vehicle on East Palmer-Wasilla Highway in Wasilla and issued a summons to 18-year-old Danielle Stolter for three counts of Assault 4 and Criminal Mischief 5.
December 10 at 12:21 p.m., AST received a report of eight firearms stolen from a residence on South Kalispell Drive in Talkeetna that may be connected to the fire at the residence on December 3.
December 10 at 2:32 p.m., AST received a report that two Safari experimental helicopter trailers were stolen from a residence on West Winter Park Road in Willow. The
December 10 at 4:16 p.m., AST received a report of a toolkit containing jeweler’s tools and small razor knives from a residence on South Main STreet in Talkeetna during the afternoon of December 7.
PALMER POLICE DEPARTMENT
December 4, PPD arrested 21-year-old Forrest Robinson-Rouswell of Palmer on a $200 FTA warrant on the O/C of Assault 4 and FTS. Robinson-Rouswell was taken to MSPT.
December 4, PPD arrested 43-year-old Mark Wood of Palmer for DWLS and was additionally charged with VCOR. Wood was taken to MSPT on $250 bail.
December 5, PPD arrested 43-year-old Mark Wood of Palmer on a $100 FTA warrant on the O/C of DWLR. Wood was taken to MSPT.
December 5, PPD arrested 21-year-old Madoline Adeszko of Palmer for MICS 5. Adeszko was taken to MSPT and released O/R.
December 5, PPD arrested 19-year-old Brandon Drew of Palmer on a $200 FTA warrant on the O/C of Criminal Trespass 1 and 2 and theft 4. Drew was taken to MSPT.
December 7, PPD arrested 26-year-old Jamie Wooley of Palmer on a $1,000 warrant for Criminal Trespass 1, Theft 3 and Improper Use of Registration, Title and Plates. Wooley was taken to MSPT.
December 7, PPD arrested 28-year-old Brandi Gum of Palmer on a $200 FTA warrant on the O/C of Theft 4, Concealing Merchandise and Criminal Trespass. Gum was taken to MSPT.
December 7, PPD arrested 28-year-old Jeffery Afemon of Eagle River for DUI, Refusal, and LTS. Afemon was taken to MSPT on $500 bail.
December 8, PPD arrested 52-year-old Kevin Pope of Colombia, MS for Felony DUI. Pope was taken to MSPT without bail.
WASILLA POLICE DEPARTMENT
December 4 at 12:04 p.m., WPD arrested 36-year-old Timothy Johnson of Wasilla for Criminal Trespass 2 for and Resisting Arrest for refusing to leave Value Village Property. Johnson was taken to MSPT.
December 4 at 8:21 p.m., WPD arrested Pamela Vincent for DUI at Target following a report of a dangerous driver. Vincent was taken to MSPT.
December 5, WPD arrested 30-year-old Steven Sellars of Wasilla on an outstanding FTA warrant on the O/C of Theft 4. Sellars was taken to MSPT with an additional Theft 3 charge. Additionally, 35-year-old Zoeanne Newhouse of Wasilla was located inside the store and charges of Theft 3 are being forwarded to the DAO.
December 6 at 5:57 p.m, WPD forwarded charges to the DAO for 25-year-old Tessa Butts of Wasilla for DWLI.
December 6 at 7:24 p.m., WPD forwarded charges to the DAO for 43-year-old Terra Stanley of Palmer. Stanley was located in a suspicious vehicle on Lucille Street in Wasilla and charged with two charges of MIWS 3 and one charge of MICS 5.
December 7 at 11:39 p.m., WPD arrested Shantel Campbell following a report of a dangerous driver near the intersection of the Palmer-Wasilla Highway and Seward Meridian Parkway. Campbell was charged with DUI, Refusal, and MIWS 4 and taken to MSPT.
December 8 at 11:20 p.m., WPD arrested Skyler McDowell for DUI and MIWS 4 following a traffic stop. McDowell was additionally cited for open container and taken to MSPT.
ACRONYM CHEAT SHEET
DAO — District Attorney’s Office
DUI — Driving Under the Influence
DV — Domestic Violence
DWLI — Driving Without Liability Insurance
DWLR — Driving While License Revoked
DWLS — Driving While License Suspended
FTA — Failure to Appear
MICS — Misconduct Involving Controlled Substances
MIWS — Misconduct Involving Weapons
MSPT — Mat-Su Pretrial
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.