Homer Police Reports

Homer Police

Sept. 23

A person at 2:55 p.m. reported threats made by telephone.

A man at 3:15 p.m. reported a possible telephone scam.

A man at 5:20 p.m. made a 911 call regarding suspicious comments.

Sept. 24

Police at 4:01 a.m. issued a trespass notice to a woman from the post office and provided her with transport.

A caller at 9:56 a.m. reported a burglary and an item stolen from a Main Street business.

A man at 9:48 a.m. reported a person dumping garbage in and around a private Dumpster on Bunnell Avenue. He asked for extra patrols of the area.

A person at 10:38 a.m. made a 911 call that a restroom and laundry room at a Sterling Highway address had been broken into and vandalized.

A caller at 11:17 a.m. reported a man playing in dirt on Ohlson Lane near a church. Police responded and found all was OK.

A man at 12:01 p.m. reported chickens and feeding and watering trays stolen from a Pioneer Avenue yard.

A caller at 12:53 p.m. reported a man being threatened at a Bartlett Street address. Police advised the caller to issue a trespass order.

A woman at 2:45 p.m. reported a man throw a cup at a car in the Safeway parking lot.

A woman at 2:50 p.m. reported the strong smell of natural gas in the Pioneer Avenue and Sterling Highway area. Enstar Natural Gas Company technicians were on scene for a gas leak. All was OK.

A caller at 2:52 p.m. reported a man filling water jugs from a fire hydrant on Main Street. Police responded but could not find the man.

A caller at 3:58 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man digging in the dirt and grass, waving a stick and ranting on Ohlson Lane.

A caller at 4:32 p.m. reported a camper on the Spit violated camping rules by not paying fees. Police responded but could not find the camper.

A person at 6:13 p.m. made a 911 call that a man threw rocks outside a Jenny Way home. Police responded.

A caller at 7:37 p.m. reported a man lying in the road on Jenny Way. Police responded and took a 66-year-old man into protective custody.

A man at 8:23 p.m. went to the police station and reported being chased. Police advised him of his options.

Sept. 25

A man at 8:14 p.m. asked for information on starting a neighborhood watch in the Frisbee Court area. Police offered him advice.

A woman at 12:27 p.m. reported aggressive dogs roaming around the Pogey Point area. Police advised the animal control officer.

A school official at 1:21 p.m. reported someone painted graffiti on a smoke stack and the west wall of the theater at Homer High School.

A woman at 1:45 p.m. reported suspicious activity at Poopdeck Street and Hazel Avenue. Police responded.

A woman at 2:37 p.m. reported a man lying on a bench and not moving at Poopdeck Street and Hazel Avenue. Police responded and found the man was OK.

A caller at 4:59 p.m. reported forged checks.

A caller at 10:04 p.m. reported a suspicious car on Fairview Avenue. Police responded and arrested an 18-year-old man for driving while license revoked and violating conditions of release. Police searched the car for drugs.

Sept. 26

A woman at 10:47 a.m. reported items being tampered with at her home in Soldotna. Police referred her to the Soldotna Police Department.

A caller at 11:13 a.m. asked that a person be issued a trespass notice from a Ben Walters Lane address.

A caller at 1:01 p.m. reported a drunk woman at a Lake Street parking lot might be getting into a car to drive away. Police responded and arrested a 55-year-old woman for violating conditions of release.

A social worker at 4:57 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man.

A man at 7:03 p.m. reported buying a second-hand cell phone that he later discovered had been stolen.

A woman at 9:52 p.m. made a 911 call reporting a man rammed her car with his car in a Pioneer Avenue parking lot and then fled the scene. Police responded to the scene and the area. Police said the drivers intentionally rammed each other’s cars during a dispute, with evidence of multiple collisions and directions of impact. Police found the suspect, a 41-year-old man, and arrested him for two counts of fourth-degree assault and third-degree criminal mischief.

Sept. 27

A caller at 1:07 p.m. reported money possibly taken from a bank account.

A caller at 3:14 p.m. reported a pothole in the street on the Sterling Highway, Police notified Public Works.

A hotel worker at 5:33 p.m. brought in a suspicious substance to the police station.

A person at 5:33 p.m. made a 911 call of a“report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint. Police stopped the suspect driver, a 23-year-old man, on East End Road and arrested him for driving under the influence.

A man at 8:33 p.m. reported a car on the east or Beluga Slough side of Bishop’s Beach. Police told the driver of prohibited driving areas.