Story last updated at 12:07 p.m. Friday, August 2, 2002

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

July 21

Troopers at 4:24 p.m. received a report that four or five winches worth $70 each and some parts were stolen from a 1969 Dodge Power Wagon parked at a North Fork Road home.

July 27

Troopers at 8:30 a.m. received a report of a suspicious man hanging around the Sunrise Inn in Cooper Landing. Troopers at 9:34 a.m. found the suspect on a dirt road east of the inn. The 26-year-old Homer man told troopers his 1987 Jeep station wagon had run out of gas. A license check showed the Jeep was stolen out of Homer. Troopers arrested the man for first-degree vehicle theft, a felony.

Troopers at 3:25 p.m. went to a single-vehicle rollover on Skyline Drive. They allege a 16-year-old girl driving west on Skyline lost control and rolled her 1989 Volkswagen. Troopers cited her for failure to exercise due care to avoid a collision.


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