A 21-year-old man brandished a handgun at two other young men parked at Schroeder Park on Jan. 31, police spokeswoman Dani Myren said. The gun came out after one of the parked young men — who were 17 and 20 years old — displayed some marijuana, Myren said. They handed over the marijuana to the 21-year-old, who drove off. The younger men then flagged down an off-duty officer around noon.
Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Feb. 4 through Monday, Feb. 11.
A 14-year-old male was taken to McLoughlin Youth Center after setting an outdoor playhouse on the 17,000 block of South Juanita Loop Road afire on Jan. 27, Anchorage police said. The fire was reported just after 2 a.m.
Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Jan. 28 through Sunday, Feb. 3.
Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Jan. 21 through Monday, Jan. 28.
Anchorage police said they arrested a 34-year-old Chugiak woman on charges of assault, child abuse and family violence after she struck a 6-year-old boy on the head with a blunt object. The assault was reported to a teacher who reported the assault to police on Jan. 22, spokeswoman Dani Myren said.
Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Jan. 14 through Monday, Jan. 21.
A family on River Heights Loop in Eagle River told Anchorage police on Jan. 11 that a relative stole firearms and jewelry from their home. Police obtained an arrest warrant for Mallory McClure, 28, on charges of second-degree theft, police spokeswoman Dani Myren said.
Anchorage Police Department calls for Monday, Jan. 7 through Sunday, Jan. 13.
Anchorage police responded to a single-family home on Hummer Bay Loop in Eagle River just after midnight on Jan. 4 after a 27-year-old woman fired a handgun through the ceiling. The woman, who was cited and released for misconduct involving weapons, shot at the ceiling, police spokeswoman Dani Myren said. No one else was in the home at the time. The woman wasn’t injured. The responding officer said the woman was “being dramatic,” Myren said.