Homer Police Reports

Homer Police
May 20
A caller at 8:27 a.m. reported a stolen car. The car was later recovered.
A caller at 12:27 p.m. reported the whereabouts of a person who was a respondent for a temporary restraining order. Police contacted the person and served the TRO.
A woman at 1:58 p.m. reported clay pots stolen from outside an Ohlson Lane home.
Police at 2 p.m. assisted firefighters in responding to an unattended campfire at Karen Hornaday Park.
A caller at 2:48 p.m. reported truck drivers using air-assist or Jake brakes on Baycrest Hill in violation of city ordinances.
A man at 2:53 p.m. reported a woman out of control and screaming at a Lakeshore Drive address. He asked for a welfare check. Police could not find the woman. The man later reported the woman left.
A caller at 3:38 p.m. reported a possible sexual assault victim. An officer was advised.
A caller at 8:06 p.m. reported a domestic dispute at a Sabrina Road address. Police responded.
May 21
A man at 8:22 a.m. reported several items stolen from his Brown Bear Loop cabin while he was out of state. Police responded.
A caller at 12:05 p.m. reported possible phone fraud.
A caller at 12:37 p.m. asked police to respond to a Fairview Avenue address for a child with marijuana and alcohol. Police responded and referred charges to the Division of Juvenile Justice.
A caller at 12:51 p.m. asked police for information regarding eviction. Police advised the caller to get eviction papers from the courthouse.
A man at 1:22 p.m. reported his truck was damaged while it was parked at a Sterling Highway business.
A caller at 2:11 p.m. reported a shoplifter at a Lake Street store who allegedly took three boxes of Nicorette gum worth $177. Police arrested a 71-year-old woman for fourth-degree theft.
A caller at 5:05 p.m. reported two people throwing knives at each other at Karen Hornaday Park. Police responded and said the call was unfounded.
Police at 6:20 p.m. went to a report of illegal camping on the Spit. Police could not contact the camper.
A woman at 6:25 p.m. reported signs on Main Street made turning into traffic dangerous. Police relocated the signs.
May 22
A caller at 11:27 a.m. reported a disturbance at a Lake Street business.
A caller at 2:03 p.m. reported a lost wallet.
May 23
Police at 3:44 a.m. contacted suspicious men with a large campfire at Karen Hornaday Park. Police warned the men about having a campfire larger than 3-feet wide.
A caller at 11:33 a.m. reported an unattended death of a 63-year-old man at a Cozy Cove Drive home. Police responded and found nothing suspicious.

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