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AST #AK12217202 Criminal Trespass 1st, Vehicle Theft 2nd
July 07, 2012
On Wednesday 7/4/12 at 4:21 AM, Alaska State Troopers responded to Hartley Motors in Palmer for a report that two Honda TRX 420 four wheelers were stolen from the lot. Investigation revealed that at least two people cut through a fence on the property and removed two four wheelers from their crates, filled them with gas and drove away with them.
At 5:00 AM, Alaska State Troopers left the scene and located the two stolen four wheelers in the wood line near the intersection of Hyer Rd. and Blue Lupine. The four wheelers were covered with foliage and others items in an attempt to conceal them. The four wheelers were recovered and returned to the business. Investigation continues.
AST #12-38444 Burglary I, Theft II, Criminal Mischief III
June 12, 2012
On Thursday, 5-17-12 Alaska State Troopers received a report of a burglary on Fairview Loop in Wasilla. Investigation revealed that unknown person(s) stole several tools and welding equipment to include two 50’ welding leads, Victor Model 100 torch set on a torch cart made from a shopping cart, oxygen bottle with regulator, ¾ Ingersoll air wrench, Spline air drive wrench, gray hand tray with miscellaneous hand tools, large Chicago vice, large bolt cutters, and a Handyman jack. The value of the items is in excess of $2,500.
AST #AK12210194 Criminal Mischief 3rd
June 08, 2012
On Sunday, 6-3-12 at approximately 10:14 AM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of vandalism near Robert Road (approximately Mile 10.6 Knik Goose Bay Road) in Wasilla. Investigation revealed sometime during the early morning of the 3rd, an unknown person(s) hooked a chain around the complainant’s security gate and pulled it down. The gate was then dragged down the road approximately a mile. Estimated value of the damaged property is $3,000. The investigation is ongoing.
AST #12-40449 Burglary II, Theft II
May 31, 2012
On 5/29/12 at approximately 5:00 AM, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a burglary from the Three Bears Store on Knik-Goose Bay Road in Wasilla. Investigation revealed a large amount of cash of was stolen from the store sometime during the early morning hours. The investigation is ongoing.
AST #12-37893 Theft 2nd
May 16, 2012
On 5/14/12 at approximately 9:18 AM Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a theft at Granite Construction located at Mile 38 Glenn Highway in Palmer. Investigation revealed unknown person(s) broke into the gravel pit and stole copper wire estimated at over $10,000.
AST #12-23561 Burglary I, Criminal Trespass I, Vehicle Theft II
April 06, 2012
On Saturday, 3/17/12 at approximately 1:15 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence located near Riverdell Drive in Wasilla after
receiving a report of a theft. Investigation revealed during the prior night, unknown person(s) entered the residence and stole a Camouflage,
2010 Yamaha Grizzly ATV. Value of the ATV is estimated at $9,000.
AST #11-121115 Missing Person/Homicide
March 25, 2012
On 3/20/12, a discovery of human remains found near Eklutna was investigated by the Anchorage Police Department. Information obtained from the investigation, including an examination conducted at the office of the State Medical Examiner, has led to the determination that the remains are believed to be those of Loy Suthammavong, age 30, who was reported as missing from his Houston, Alaska home in December 2011. It is believed Suthammavong`s death was a result of homicide.
Alaska State Troopers were initially informed of his missing status on 12/6/11 when members of Suthammavong`s family reported he was last seen alive on about 12/2/11. The Alaska State Troopers, Alaska Bureau of Investigation began with a search of Suthammavong`s residence just as the Anchorage Police Department and Anchorage Fire Department were investigating a vehicle on fire in south Anchorage, reported at about 7:20 PM on 12/6/11. Through investigation conducted by APD and AFD, and the Division of Fire and Life Safety, it was determined the vehicle was burned as the result of arson, and that the vehicle was owned by Suthammavong.
The Alaska State Troopers Missing Persons Clearinghouse distributed a missing person bulletin and included it in a press advisory to local media outlets. From the onset, circumstances surrounding the apparent disappearance of Suthammavong were suspicious and resulted in investigators considering a variety of factors. Investigation continues.
AST #12-23588 Criminal Trespass I, Theft II
March 18, 2012
On Saturday, 3/17/2012 at approximately 2:54 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence near Scott Road in Palmer after receiving a report of a theft. Investigation revealed within the last 2 months, unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a Honda 4-stroke outboard boat motor. The motor is valued at approximately $2600.00.
AST #12-16794 Burglary, Criminal Mischief
March 03, 2012
On Wednesday, 2/22/12 at approximately 5:00 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of broken windows at a residence located on E. Norman Avenue near Palmer. Investigation revealed that on/or about 2/21/12 unknown suspect(s) gained forced entry into a residence and a nearby shed on the same property. All the windows in the house and shed were destroyed; kitchen cabinets and all kitchen appliances were completely destroyed as well as electronics and furniture. Both structures suffered a total loss and estimated damage is $80,000. Investigation continues.
AST #12-14806 Vehicle Theft
February 17, 2012
On Wednesday 2-15-12, at approximately 3:23 PM, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a stolen vehicle. Investigation revealed that unknown suspect(s) stole a child’s model snow machine from the back of a pickup truck located on Derrick Avenue in Houston. The snow machine is described as a red 2002 Polaris 120 Child SNOGO and valued at $1,500.
AST #12-11662 Criminal Mischief III, Theft II
February 10, 2012
On Sunday, 2/5/12 at approximately 6:21 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded a report of a theft near Mile 98 of the Glenn Highway, near Chickaloon. Investigation revealed that an unknown person(s) broke a window on a pickup truck and stole approximately $1,500 worth of personal property, including a Beretta 92FS pistol and a Husky saw. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $600.
AST #11-121987 Burglary
January 26, 2012
On 12-9-11, Alaska State Troopers from Talkeetna Post responded to a report of a burglary on Willow Fishhook Road in Willow. Stolen from a cabin on the property were items to include $50,000 in gold, numerous 1700’s coins, search and rescue gear, a red snow plow with a broken hydraulic line, three long guns and other numerous items.
AST #11-128451 Burglary II, Theft I
December 30, 2011
On Thursday, 12-29-11 at approximately 2:30 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a burglary after the fact at an Antique store near Mile 37.5 of the Glenn Highway. It was discovered that two buildings had been forced open and over $50,000 dollars worth of antique items were missing to include a Polar Bear rug, a silver sword and a 1956 Texaco gas pump.
AST #11-124726 Burglary 1/Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree
December 22, 2011
On 12-17-11 at 8:48 AM, AST investigated a report of a Burglary at a foreclosed home on Village Loop in Wasilla. Investigation revealed an unknown person (s) entered the home sometime between 12-7-11 and 12-12-11 through an unsecured sliding glass door and caused approximately $9,000 in damage.
AST #11-120336 Burglary 2nd, Theft 2nd, Criminal Trespass 1st
December 15, 2011
On Sunday 12-4-11 at approximately 11:13 AM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence on E. Kilo Drive, in Wasilla after receiving a report of a theft. Investigation revealed on the evening of 12-3-11, unknown person(s) entered a garage near the residence and stole a black 1997 Ski-Doo Skandic wide track snow machine and a green 1997 Honda Foreman ATV. The value of the stolen property is estimated over $5,000.
AST #11-117139 Burglary 1st, Theft 2nd
November 25, 2011
On Thursday, 11-24-11, at approximately 3:00 PM, Alaska State Troopers
responded to a report of a burglary on Angus Loop in Palmer. Investigation revealed that a residence had been broken into and several items were taken, including a Remington shotgun and computer. The stolen items are worth approximately $4,000.
AST #11-111859/AST #11-112304 Malicious Mischief of Public Property
November 11, 2011
On 11-8-11 and 11-9-11, the Alaska State Troopers received a report of two thefts involving Alaska Department of Fish & Game property. The thefts occurred from access roads into the Palmer Hay Flats State Game Refuge. The first theft of a double arm swinging road gate constructed of Schedule 40 galvanized steel occurred approximately November 3, 2011 at the Cottonwood Creek access road (off Hayfield Road). The second theft of a Schedule 40 welded galvanized steel swing bar gate occurred sometime between November 5th and November 8th, 2011 at the Rabbit Slough access road (off Nelson Road & the Glenn Highway). Total loss is estimated at $1,500.00
AST #11-108817 Theft II, Criminal Trespass I
November 11, 2011
On Sunday, 10-30-11 at approximately 10:57 AM, the Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a theft at a residence located near the intersection of Cheri Lake Drive and White Rabbit Drive in Houston. Investigation revealed unknown person(s) entered the property and stole a 300 gallon diesel fuel tank and a propane tank from the exterior of the residence. Total value of the stolen property is estimated at approximately $1400.00.
AST #11-109246 Theft II, Criminal Trespass I
November 03, 2011
On Monday 10-31-11 at approximately 4:20 PM, Alaska State Troopers
received a report of a theft from Quality Sand and Gravel which is located off of Tanya Court in Wasilla (directly behind Alaska Sales & Service). Approximately 400-500 feet of copper wire was taken sometime between Saturday 10-29 and Sunday 10-30. The wire was cut off of sand and gravel excavating equipment as well as taken from spools sitting on the lot. The wire was valued at approximately $5000.00.
AST #11-106583 Theft II, Criminal Trespass I
October 28, 2011
On Monday 10-24-11 at approximately 12:40 PM, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a theft from a building located on Knik-Goose Bay Road
near Horizon Road in Wasilla. Investigation revealed unknown person(s)
entered a building under construction and stole two boxes of sprinkler heads worth approximately $1500.00.