Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 3:11 PM on Wednesday, September 21, 2011


July 31

Troopers received a report on July 31 that a cabin off the Old Sterling Highway had been broken into and items stolen. During an investigation into an unrelated case, on Sept. 9 troopers allege finding multiple stolen items from that break-in in possession of a 28-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman, both of Anchor Point. Troopers arrested the couple on charges of first-degree burglary and second-degree theft. Troopers allege the couple stole personal documents, including a Social Security number and banking information, and the man used it to get a driver's license and credit cards using the alleged victim's name and write forged checks. Troopers also alleged the couple possessed controlled substances and the woman violated conditions of release.

Sept. 13

Troopers at 5:05 p.m. made a traffic stop of a 29-year-old Anchor Point man driving in Anchor Point. Troopers issued the man a summons for driving while license revoked.

Sept. 14

Troopers at 12:30 p.m. helped Georgia authorities investigate a fraudulent business practices complaint regarding marine engines ordered over the Internet. A Homer resident alleged receiving used marine engines that were not the engines promised. A Wrangell resident described a similar issue. Troopers will forward their investigation to Georgia authorities.

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