If you have any information about these crimes or any person(s) involved, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 745-3333 or submit a Web Tip on this secure website. You do not have to give your name. Your call could earn you up to $1000.00, if the information leads to the arrest or criminal indictment of suspect(s).
AST Case #10-6039 Burglary I, Theft II, Criminal Mischief III
January 22, 2010
On 01-22-2010 at approximately 5:20 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a burglary at a residence located off of W. Lamont Way, near Wasilla. Investigation revealed forced entry into the residence through a front door, causing approximately $1000 worth of damage. In addition, approximately $1500 worth of firearms and other household items were stolen from the residence.
If you have information about this or any other crime, call Mat-Su Crime Stoppers at 745-3333 or submit a tip via the web at www.matsu-crimestoppers.org. You can also text keyword MATSU followed by a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) from a cellular phone. Your call could earn you up to $1000.00, if the information leads to the arrest and criminal indictment of the suspect(s). Callers to Crime Stoppers do not have to give their names. Crime Stoppers pays for information on other felony crimes, fugitives, and the sale of illegal drugs if an arrest or indictment results from the “Tip”.
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AST #10-6041 - Burglary I, Theft
January 22, 2010
On 1-22-10 at approximately 6:02 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a burglary at a residence located off of Fireweed Fields Dr., near Meadow Lakes. Investigation revealed no forced entry. Approximately $7,000 worth of electronics which included a 46” LCD Sony Bravia television, HP laptop computer, 22” Phillips flat screen WXGA, Kodak Easy Share camera, Summer baby monitor and jewelry were stolen from the residence.
AST 09-113887 BURGLARY 1st, THEFT 2nd
December 25, 2009
*** SOLVED ***
On 12/25/2009 at approximately 9:25 PM Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence on Montclaire Ave. in Wasilla for a reported burglary and theft. Investigation revealed that sometime between the hours of 11:00 AM and 9:00 PM on 12/25/2009 one or more persons entered the home and stole numerous items to include eleven weapons. Subsequent to AST investigation, Joshua M. Fleetwood was arrested on 12/29/2009 and charged with Burglary in the 1st Degree involving Domestic Violence and Theft in the 2nd Degree and held with no bail. As of 12/29/2009 ten of the weapons are still missing.
AST #09-112450 - Hit & Run Involving Motor Vehicle
December 20, 2009
On 12/20/2009 at approximately 5:30 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a reported Hit and Run that took place in a parking lot located 1.5 miles from the Point Mackenzie Store. Kim M. Silsbee, age 45, of Anchorage, reported that she had parked her rental vehicle bearing Alaska plate FRM348 described as
a gray 2009 Ford pick-up truck in the parking lot during the morning hours on 12/19/2009. Silsbee returned to the vehicle on 12/20/2009 and found that it had been struck by another vehicle and damaged. Damage was estimated at $8,000 dollars.
AST #09-109672 BURGLARY
December 11, 2009
On 12/11/2009 at approximately 8:40 AM, Palmer AST responded to a reported burglary at Wesgro Paint and Drywall Supply located on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway near Trunk Road, in Palmer. The investigation revealed the suspect(s) made entry through an exterior fence and forced entry into the building. A 149 piece Craftsman tool set, 50 gallons of gasoline, 100 gallons of diesel fuel, and 5 gallons of diesel additive were taken. Investigation is ongoing.
AST #09-104634 Residential Burglary
November 23, 2009
On 11/23/09 at approximately 1:32 PM, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a burglary off of Oronoco Court in Wasilla. The burglary is suspected to have occurred between 11/20/09 and 11/23/09. A burglar entered through the front door of the residence, opened the garage door, and stole a snowmachine. The garage door was damaged during the process and the damage is estimated to be approximately $1,500. The snowmachine is valued at approximately $7,000 and described as a green 2007 Arctic Cat Model M8 141 (similar to the attached photo).
Palmer PD #09-6179 Theft at Division of Forestry
November 20, 2009
On 11-20-09, Palmer Police Department received a report of a theft involving three 4-wheelers that were parked behind the Division of Forestry facility located near the Palmer airport (near the Old Glenn Highway). The 4-wheelers are described a red 2006 Honda Foreman 500, a red 1993 Honda Fourtrax 300, and red 1991 Honda Fourtrax 300. The theft happened after 11-11-09 during a recent snowfall and investigation revealed several trips were made to remove the 4-wheelers from the location.
AST #09-103162 Residential Burglary
November 18, 2009
On 11-18-09 at approximately 9:23 AM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence on Sylvan Road in Wasilla for the report of a burglary. Investigation revealed that sometime during the night unknown individuals kicked in the front door of an unoccupied residence and stole over $2,000.00 in tools and personal items. Specifically, a jack hammer Bosch Model 11304K bearing serial number 689001990 was rented from United Rental (similar to picture). Other items stolen from the residence are a Dewalt radial arm saw valued at $600.00, and a Senco finish nailer with blue spray paint on it and “No Oil” written in black marker valued at $400.00.
WPD Case #09-1659 Theft
November 06, 2009
On November 6, 2009 at 11:12 AM, the Wasilla Police Department received a report of a theft at Grasshopper Aviation located at the Wasilla airport. It was reported that sometime during the last few weeks, 600 gallons of fuel and a 100 gallon fuel tank including the hoses and pump were stolen. The estimated loss is approximately $4,000. The Wasilla Airport is located at the end of Museum Road at approximately Mile 46.5 Parks Highway.
AST Case #09-99660 Hit & Run Involving Motor Vehicle
November 05, 2009
On 11/05/09 at approximately 3:49 PM, Alaska State Troopers received a report parked vehicle that was damaged from a hit and run incident at Church Road and Pittman Road in Wasilla. Investigation revealed that a blue 1996 Ford Ranger was left on the side of the road after having transmission problems at 4:30 AM that same day. The vehicle damage is estimated at $3,000. Anyone with any information concerning this investigation is encouraged to contact the Alaska State Troopers at either 745-2131 or 373-8300, or to call Crime Stoppers at 745-3333.
AST Case #09-96060 Vehicle Theft
October 25, 2009
*** SOLVED ***
On 10-25-2009, at approximately 3:00 AM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a vehicle theft off of Admiralty Rd, in Wasilla. Investigation revealed a 1999, Z Honda, 50cc motorcycle, white in color with a red seat, and with one red, and one blue handgrip was stolen from the front porch of the residence.
AST Case #09-94385 Vehicle Theft
October 19, 2009
On 10-19-09 at approximately 8:30 AM, Alaska State Troopers (AST) received a report that a dark blue 2006 Harley Davidson Custom Road King motorcycle was taken from the area of S. Big Lake Road near Fish Creek Park in Big Lake just past the Hanger Bar. The motorcycle was reportedly broken down at approximately 1:00 AM on 10-19-09, left on the side of the road, and stolen sometime after that. AST is asking for the public’s help regarding this incident particularly if there was suspicious activity around the incident area or if the bike was seen being transported. In addition, the dark blue motorcycle has black leather saddle bags, fairing, and custom wheels (similar to the one pictured above).
AST Case #09-87158 Residential Burglary
October 02, 2009
On September 24, 2009, at approximately 8:05 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a burglary in the area of Overview Drive in Wasilla. Investigation revealed that a number of items were stolen from the residence to include, jewelry, tools, two GT mountain bikes, and a Bumbleride children’s stroller. The stolen items are estimated to be worth a total of $15,000.00. The case is currently under investigation.
WPD Case #09-1481 Theft
October 01, 2009
On 10-1-09, at 9:30 AM, the Wasilla Police Department received a report of a theft of an Onan gas powered 4Kw RV generator. The generator was on display at the RV Show located at the Sportsman’s Warehouse parking lot in Wasilla. The generator was stolen between 9-27-09 and 10-1-09. Loss is estimated at $4,000.
AST Case #09-85840 Sexual AssaultThe Alaska State Troopers needs help from the public identifying a person of interest in a sexual assault which occurred early Sunday morning on 9-20-09. At approximately 4:00 AM, a 22 year old female accepted a ride home from the Mug Shot Saloon in Wasilla from an older white male driving a “box” type motor home. The male was not known to the female. The male drove the female to a park where the male possibly sexually assaulted the female. The female has no recollection of what happened. She woke up inside the motor home without any clothes on. The female walked home and called State Troopers. The male is described as an older adult Caucasian, about 5’9”, tanned complexion, broad shoulders, and a thick chest.
September 20, 2009
AST Case #09-30162 Stolen Sawmill
September 04, 2009
The Alaska State Troopers are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a stolen sawmill. This large and rather distinctive looking sawmill, valued at $18,000 was stolen from mile 14 of the Edgerton Highway on or about April 5-15, 2009. The sawmill was possibly last seen being towed toward Anchorage during this timeframe. The trailer measures about 26 feet in length.
This is a 2005 Wood-Mizer LT 40, VIN: 456A324195NEJ8141; Model: LT40G28. Orange in color.
WPD #09-1330 Armed Robbery
August 31, 2009
On 8/31/09, at approximately 6:32 PM, Wasilla Police Department received a 911 call from the Iditarod Headquarters on Knik Goose Bay Road. The female employee reported that an armed robbery had just occurred and that two males ran into the woods toward Smith Ballfields with two bank deposit bags containing over $500 in cash. The caller stated that she was closing the store when two males entered from the back door and demanded money. A detailed description was provided. She described the first male as approximately 26 years of age, wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans that were ripped at the knees, a shaved head and blue eyes. She described the second male as approximately 30 years of age, 6`2", white "muscle" t-shirt, brown eyes, black ball cap, blue track shorts and had sores on his face. Investigation is continuing.
AST #09-64058 Criminal Mischief and Theft from Vehicle
July 22, 2009
On July 22, 2009 at approximately 1:45 AM, Alaska State Troopers responded to the Park and Ride located on Trunk Road near the Parks Highway in Wasilla for a report of a vehicle being vandalized. Investigation reveled that on July 21, 2009 William M. Keeter age 22 of Wasilla, parked his 2004 Dodge truck at the Park and Ride at approximately 11:30 AM and continued on to Anchorage in a car pool for work. Keeter returned to his vehicle on July 22, 2009 at approximately 1:45 AM and found his driver`s side window had been smashed out. Keeter reported his check book, pocket knife, C.D. case and one C.D. were missing from his vehicle. Value of the damage and missing items was estimated at $450 dollars. This investigation continues.
AST #09-63111 Commercial Burglary
July 19, 2009
*** SOLVED ***
On July 19, 2009, at about 9:44 AM, Alaska State Troopers investigated a burglary at the Evergreen Nursery in Palmer. Approximately $1000.00 in cash was stolen. Investigation is continuing.
AST #09-62637 Residential Burglary
July 17, 2009
*** SOLVED ***
On July 17, 2009, at approximately 10:13 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a burglary in the area of Clayton Ave in Wasilla. Investigation revealed that a number of items were stolen from a residence to include, three checks totaling $550, a Dyson vacuum, a Nintendo Wii, and a collection of jewelry. The stolen items are estimated to be worth a total of $1,750.00. The case is currently under investigation.