Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases.

Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

March 13-19

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to five medical calls and one fire call.

Homer Fire

March 13-19

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to eight medical calls and four fire calls.

Kachemak Emergency Services

March 13-19

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to three medical calls and one fire call.

Homer Police

March 13

Police at 8:22 a.m. contacted a person sleeping in a public restroom at WKFL Park.

A person at 11:22 a.m. made a 911 call of a disturbance at a Lake Street address. Police responded.

A caller at 1:50 p.m. reported theft of mail from a Mt. Augustine Drive address.

A caller at 7:33 p.m. reported a man trespassing at a Sterling Highway address. Police responded and issued a trespass notice to a 26-year-old man.

A caller at 11:58 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a person at a Danview Avenue address. Police responded.

March 14

Police at 2:36 p.m. served a search warrant on a vehicle at the police station.

A person at 3:45 p.m. came to the station to report vandalism to a vehicle at a Pennock Street address.

March 15

A caller at 1:55 a.m. reported seeing a bear in the Mattox Road area.

A caller at 10:29 a.m. reported an assault at a Sterling Highway address. Police responded.

A caller at 11:08 a.m. asked for a welfare check on people in a vehicle on Fish Dock Road.

A caller at 3:17 p.m. reported a man urinating in public on East End Road near Mattox Road.

Several callers at 4:38 p.m. reported contact between parties in a long-term protective order at a Sterling Highway address.

March 16

A caller at 10:07 a.m. reported a man issued a trespass notice from a Main Street address was on the property.

A caller at 7:43 p.m. reported an injured moose on Scenic Place. Police notified the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

A person at 9:48 p.m. reported people shooting off fireworks in the Whispering Meadows Avenue area. Police contacted the subjects.

March 17

A caller at 11:39 a.m. reported suspicious activity at a Landings Street residence. Police responded.

A person at 4:32 p.m. made a 911 call of a domestic dispute at an Ocean Drive address. Police responded and arrested a 21-year-old woman on an outstanding warrant and a charge of criminal mischief.

A caller at 8:13 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man in vehicle parked at a Sterling Highway address. Police responded and found the man was OK.

March 18

Police at 1:55 a.m. stopped a driver on East End Road near East Hill Road and issued a driving under the influence warning. A sober driver took the other driver home.

A caller at 8:07 a.m. reported finding an apparently dead woman on Svedlund Street near Herndon Drive. Police responded and determined the woman was dead. Police identified the 44-year-old woman and notified next of kin. No foul play is suspected. The woman’s body was sent to the Alaska Medical Examiner for an autopsy.

A person at 10:42 p.m. made a 911 call of a disturbance on the Homer Spit. Police arrested a 48-year-old man for assault.

March 19

A caller at 8:16 p.m. reported a hit-and-run crash on the Homer Spit with the suspect driver leaving at a high rate of speed.

Troopers

March 16

Alaska State Troopers at 12:30 p.m. arrested a 41-year-old Nikolaevsk man at his residence on an outstanding warrant on an original charge of third-degree assault.

Information regarding courthouse activity is taken from logbooks and court-issued forms and may not contain all details of the final disposition of each case. Case files are available for public review at the courthouse.

Courts

Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through March 17:

Judgments

Jay L. Benefiel, 42, charge dismissed, driving while license cancelled, suspended, revoked or limited.

Mary Webb, 23, charge dismissed, driving while license cancelled, suspended, revoked or limited.

Criminal Court

Anthony A. Hayes, 64, Anchor Point, drunk person on licensed premises, fourth-degree theft.

Roy E. Burke, 41, Anchor Point, fourth-degree assault, second-degree harassment, domestic violence.

Nathan R. McCowan, 48, Anchor Point, third-degree assault, a felony.

Thomas Jordan, 51, driving under the influence.

Wade Wunderlich, 14, Anchor Point, driving without a valid operator’s license.

Alexander I. Romanko, 20, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, fifth-degree criminal mischief.

Dakota J. Jerauld, 26, second-degree criminal trespass.

Nikolai Yakunin, 41, Anchor POint, third-degree assault, domestic violence, a felony.

Derek Z.T. Jokay-Szilagyi, 44, Anchor Point, second-degree terroristic threatening, a felony; second-degree harassment, both domestic violence related.

Civil Court

Jessica Bouman v. Alexander Romanko, temporary restraining order granted.

Faye M. Arno v. Sandra M. Wallace, temporary restraining order granted and modified.

Bank of America v. Charles C. Johnson, debt.

Small Claims

Merchants Credit Corp. v. Brad Phelps, debt.

Charlene K-Moore and Byron Moore v. David Northrup, debt.

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