Homer Police

May 27

A caller at 1:48 p.m. reported a verbal dispute at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police separated the parties for the night.

A  person at 4:47 p.m. made a 911 call that a 2-year-old child was accidentally locked in a car at a Crestwood Circle address. Police responded and got the car opened. The child was OK.

Police at 7:54 p.m. made a traffic stop on a 38-year-old man near Mile 171 Sterling Highway. Police issued him a summons for driving while license revoked.

May 28

A caller at 11:45 a.m. reported a shoplifter at a Lake Street business. Police arrested a 52-year-old woman for theft.

A woman at 5:58 p.m. made a 911 call reporting a man would not leave her home. Police responded.

A caller at 6:14 p.m. reported a lost 5-year-old child on the Spit. The child was returned to a parent.

May 29

A woman at 3:15 p.m. reported theft of items on the Spit.

A caller at 11:43 p.m. reported a moose stuck at the Ben Walters Park playground. Police responded but the moose was gone on arrival.

May 30

A caller at 12:05 p.m. reported a theft from a vehicle on East End Road.

A caller at 4:10 p.m. reported people on a raft on Beluga Lake. Police responded and advised the people not to be on the lake. 

A caller at 7:04 p.m. made a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint. Police stopped the suspect car on East End Road and determined the driver wasn’t impaired but was distracted by a dog running around in the car.

A caller at 6:26 p.m. reported a sick or injured sea otter on the Spit beach. Police contacted the SeaLife Center in Seward.

May 31

A person at 10:25 p.m. made a 911 call of a cat in a tree on April Place.

A caller at 11:05 p.m. reported moose calves in a fenced area separated from their mother at an April Place address. Police responded and freed the calves.

June 1

A caller at 6:50 p.m. reported a man trying to enter vehicles at a Kachemak Drive parking lot. Police responded and arrested a 54-year-old man for third-degree theft and trespassing.

A caller at 8:04 p.m. reported a woman refused to leave a Bartlett Street medical facility. Police responded and the woman agreed to leave.

June 2

Several callers at 3:17 p.m. reported a disturbance at a Spit business. Police issued a trespass notice to a man.

A caller at 9:45 p.m. reported a drunk man lying in the woods and yelling at people in the Poopdeck Street area. Police responded and issued the man a disorderly conduct warning.

June 3

An employee at 6:15 p.m. reported a shoplifter at a Lake Street business. Police responded and arrested a 21-year-old woman on an outstanding warrant.

June 4

A person at 9:01 a.m. reported a man screaming on the Sterling Highway. Police contacted the man and determined he was having a loud phone conversation.

At 1:27 p.m. a woman told police she had found stolen property at a Lake shore Drive address. Police responded and arrested a 52-year-old woman for fourth-degree theft and a probation violation.

June 5

A person at 6:29 p.m. made a 911 call of a possible REDDI vehicle. Police stopped the suspect driver on Pioneer Avenue and arrested a 49-year-old woman for DUI.

A caller at 9:49 p.m. reported his wife came into their Klondike Avenue home and took a steak out of the refrigerator. 

A caller at 11:52 p.m. reported the driver of a white hatchback Subaru with a black door tearing up the ball field on Adams Drive. Police responded but the car had left the area.

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