Homer Police

April 11

A caller at 6:04 p.m. reported a hit-and-run crash on the Sterling Highway.

April 12

A caller at 1:53 p.m. reported rental fraud at a Cozy Cove address.

A caller at 4:02 p.m. reported a stolen bicycle.

Police at 4:57 p.m. arrested a 29-year-old woman on a warrant after contacting her at a Fairview Avenue address.

April 13

A caller at 12:32 a.m. saw a man in a parking lot on Heath Street. The man said he was waiting for a cab.

A person at 8:11 a.m. made a 911 call of a verbal domestic dispute at a Ben Walters Lane address. Police responded and found no crime had been articulated. Police warned a man not to drive until his vehicle was properly insured.

A person at 8:22 a.m. made a 911 call with a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver on Ben Walters Lane. Police contacted the suspect driver and did not find any impairment. Police warned the driver for unsafe driving and speeding.

A caller at 9:04 a.m. reported possible identity theft. Police responded.

A person at 9:07 a.m. made a 911 call of a domestic dispute with a man breaking windows out of a vehicle. Police responded and contacted the people involved. Charges were to be forwarded to the district attorney for review.

A person at 10:06 a.m. made a 911 call of a downed powerline on Kachemak Drive. Police and Homer Electric Association officials responded.

A caller at 10:17 a.m. asked for police assistance with a disorderly man at a Lake Street address. Police responded.

A caller at 10:47 a.m. reported shoplifting at a Lake Street address.

A caller at 2:16 p.m. reported a truck spinning doughnuts on the Homer Spit beach. Police responded and advised the driver of city beach ordinances.

A caller at 3:56 p.m. reported a moose trapped in a yard on Klondike Avenue. Police notified the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

A person at 6:37 p.m. made a 911 call of a vehicle on Bishop’s Beach with the tide coming in. Police responded and issued the driver a driving under the influence warning, drugs, and advised the person not to drive for the rest of the night. Police provided the driver transportation home.

April 14

A caller at 10:12 a.m. reported a civil dispute over visitation.

A caller at 2:58 p.m. reported vandalism to a business truck at a Lake Street address.

Police at 3:35 p.m. did a welfare check on a man at Pioneer Avenue and Greatland Street. All was OK.

A caller at 6:20 p.m. reported an attempted burglary at a Bayview Avenue address.

A caller at 9:50 p.m. reported people riding motorcycles up and down Hillside Place for the last 45 minutes. Police responded but did not find the motorcycle drivers.

April 15

A caller at 7:09 a.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man at Pioneer Avenue and Greatland Street. All was OK.

A caller at 3:31 p.m. reported a vehicle being driven on the Homer Spit Trail. Police responded but did not find the suspect.

A caller at 4:31 p.m. reported two men causing a disturbance on the Poopdeck Trail. Police responded but could not find the men.

A caller at 6:47 p.m. reported hearing yelling in the woods near Poopdeck Street. Police responded and contacted a man. All was OK.

A caller at 10:11 p.m. reported several vehicles with pallets heading toward vacant property on Tulin Terrace Boulevard. Police responded and contacted several men and women. Police told them to put out fires, pick up trash and leave the area.

A caller at 10:45 p.m. reported hearing suspicious noises in the woods near Fireweed Avenue. Police responded but could not find anything suspicious.

A caller at 11:51 p.m. reported a person drove into a building on Pioneer Avenue. Police responded and arrested a 33-year-old woman for felony DUI, felony refusal to submit to a chemical test and driving without an operator’s license.

April 16

A caller at 11:57 a.m. reported an injured sea otter on the Spit beach.

A person at 4:17 p.m. made a 911 call reporting seeing another person wearing the caller’s clothing near Mile 169 Sterling Highway. Police responded but the caller was gone on arrival.

Police at 5:41 p.m. saw a vehicle go into the ditch on Kachemak Drive. Police contacted the driver and found no impairment or damage to the vehicle.

A person at 6:50 p.m. made a 911 call of a domestic disturbance at a Gavin Court home. Police responded.

April 17

A caller at 5:34 a.m. followed up on an earlier call reporting her husband had not come home and was overdue. The woman said she remembered he had said he was going by a storage building. Police went to the storage unit on East End Road and found the husband, a 65-year-old man, dead. No foul play was suspected and police said the man died of natural causes.

A 38-year-old man at 1 p.m. came to the police station and turned himself in on a warrant.

A caller at 3:52 p.m. reported suspicious circumstances at Bishop’s Beach.

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