POLICE BRIEFS: Stolen vehicles, burglaries reported
On July 23 at around 3:33 a.m., police received a report that a motorcycle had been stolen from the bed of a pickup truck on Aurora Borealis Road. As of Monday, the bike had not been recovered.
On July 25 at around 9:10 a.m., police received a report that a locked 2006 Chevy pickup with no keys inside had been stolen from Fred Meyer in Eagle River. About an hour later, police said they were called by the owner of the truck, who told them the vehicle had been located at the Peters Creek Chevron. Police said the woman’s father apparently confronted two men in the truck, who fled the area on foot. Officers at the scene reported finding a handgun inside the vehicle that had been left behind by one of the two men. No arrests were made.
On July 29 at around 1:23 a.m., police received a report that a 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee had been stolen from the Tesoro station in Eagle River while the owner went inside. As of Monday the vehicle had not been recovered.
Speeding minivan eludes police
On July 23 at around 2:24 p.m., an APD officer tried to pull over a minivan driving 80 MPH on the Glenn Highway, but discontinued the pursuit due to safety reasons when the vehicle failed to pull over.
No charges for argument
On July 23 at around 7:11 p.m., police were contacted by a woman who said she got into an argument with her boyfriend several days earlier. The fight was not physical, police said, and no charges were filed.
Man arrested for impaired driving
On July 23 at just before midnight, an APD officer pulled over a vehicle that was allegedly speeding on the Glenn Highway and arrested Nicholas G. Haynes, 27, of Big Lake for operating under the influence.
On July 25 at around 7:16 p.m., police received a report that someone broke into a detached garage on Stonehill Drive and stole several items inside before making off with a 24-foot trailer from the property. As of Monday, the trailer had not been recovered.
On July 27 at just before noon, police received a report of a burglary on Aurora Borealis Road, where someone broke into a home, rummaged through the house and stole several items while the owners were away.
Patrols result in warrant arrests
On July 26 at around 2 a.m., an APD officer stopped a vehicle on the Glenn Highway for driving with its high beams on and arrested driver Pamela B. Apangaloook, 45, of Anchorage for an outstanding warrant. About an hour later, an officer stopped a vehicle near the intersection of Jayhawk and Sunset Boulevard Drive for allegedly driving without license plate lights and arrested driver Daniel R. Brooks, 23, of Chugiak for an outstanding warrant.
Anchorage Police Department blotter items for July 23-29, 2018:
Monday, July 23
3:33 a.m. - Stolen vehicle - Aurora Borealis Road
1:43 p.m. - Shoplifting - Business Boulevard
1:49 p.m. - Disturbance - Birchwood Loop
2:24 p.m. - Eluding - Glenn Highway
3:31 p.m. - Warrant - Old Glenn
7:03 p.m. - Warrant - Old Glenn
7:11 p.m. - Assault - Business Boulevard
11:56 p.m. - DUI - S. Birchwood Loop
Tuesday, July 24
1:20 a.m. - Theft - Upper Canyon Drive
7:03 a.m. - Traffic violations - Eklutna Village Road
12:51 p.m. - Warrant - Business/Old Glenn
4:13 p.m. - Traffic collision - Farm/Old Glenn
6:02 p.m. - Traffic collision - ER Loop/Talarik
8:50 p.m. - Traffic violations - Heritage Court
10:14 p.m. - Theft - Old Glenn
Wednesday, July 25
1:49 a.m. - Misuse of plates - Eagle River Road
9:10 a.m. - Stolen vehicle - Old Glenn
1 p.m. - Theft - Hiland Road
7:16 p.m. - Burglary - Stonehill Drive
10:14 p.m. - Reckless Driving - Glenn Highway
10:17 p.m. - Disturbance - Citation Road
Thursday, July 26
12:53 a.m. - Theft - Eagle River Road
1:58 a.m. - Warrant - Birchwood Loop
2:51 a.m. - Warrant - Jayhawk/Sunset
7:03 a.m. - Theft - Gina Circle
8:15 a.m. - Fraud - X Out Court
9:45 a.m. - Traffic violations - Citation Lane
10 a.m. - Fraud - X Out Court
10:09 a.m. - Traffic violations - Breckenridge Drive
11:35 p.m. - Theft - Town Park
Friday, July 27
6:30 p.m. - Theft - Old Glenn
7 p.m. - Theft - Easy Street
7:32 p.m. - DUI - Arctic Valley Road
11:22 p.m. -Traffic collision - Chugiak Drive
Saturday, July 28
11:56 a.m. - Burglary - Aurora Borealis Road
Sunday, July 29
1:23 a.m. - Stolen vehicle - Old Glenn
8:04 p.m. - Vandalism - Husky Street
8:25 p.m. - Disturbance - Old Glenn
8:34 p.m. - Assault - Old Glenn