Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 12:03 PM on Wednesday, July 11, 2012


July 2

Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited a 51-year-old Homer man for failing to complete his 2012 saltwater charter logbook as required after a sport fishing trip on Kachemak Bay. Bail was set at $110.

July 6

Wildlife troopers cited a 57-year-old Anchorage man for taking an overlimit of 29 razor clams at the Ninilchik beach. Bail was set at $168.

July 7

Alaska State Troopers at 3:30 p.m. made a traffic stop on a Homer man near Mile 41 Sterling Highway in Cooper Landing. Troopers cited the man for sixth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance, marijuana.

Wildlife troopers cited a 67-year-old New Mexico man for failing to record a king salmon greater than 20 inches long after catching it in Cook Inlet. Bail was set at $110.

Wildlife troopers cited a 42-year-old California man for sport fishing in closed waters on the Ninilchik River. Bail was set at $110.

July 8

Troopers at 12:30 a.m. received a report that a 40-year-old Anchor Point man was found dead at his home. Troopers investigated and determined the man died of several gunshot wounds. An autopsy was to be done. The Alaska Bureau of Investigation, Soldotna, is investigating the death as a homicide. Next of kin were notified.

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.