Saturday, Aug. 25
• At 2:46 p.m., a 19-year-old male resident of Kodiak reported his 1997 Chevrolet Suburban, had its front windshield smashed while parked in the area of Dark Lake. Investigation indicates approximately $1,200 in damage to the Chevrolet. The investigation is continuing.
• Kodiak wildlife troopers conducted a safety boarding of a charter fishing vessel. The safety inspection revealed the boat did not have any approved flares. The owner was issued an AUC for failing to have any current visual distress signals. Bail was set at $60.
• At 9:59 a.m., a 46 year old male of the Monashka Bay area reported to the troopers that his prescription pain medication was stolen from his residence. Approximately 27 pills of Endocet were taken. The investigation is continuing.
Thursday, Aug. 30
• At 4:56 p.m., two crewman of a Kodiak based fishing vessel reported one was assaulted by a third crewman on Wednesday, Aug. 28, near the vicinity of Tombstone Rocks. The investigation continues.
• At 10:49 a.m.,a 50-year-old female resident of Kodiak reported a check from her account was forged and approximately $1,990 was taken.
Friday, Aug. 31
• At 1 p.m., troopers became aware of a search and rescue mission for the fishing vessel Advantage at 12:05 a.m. approximately 14 miles southeast of Old Harbor.
The United States Coast Guard 17th District in Juneau confirmed that an HH-60 Jayhawk helicopter located a life raft with three crewmen on board at 3 a.m. and returned to Kodiak.
Investigation revealed one of the crewmen recovered, a 44-year-old resident of Kodiak was declared dead at 7 a.m. by Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center. According to PKIMC and USCG next of kin were notified.
One crewman, a 31-year-old Kodiak resident was still missing. The other two crewmen recovered — a 26-year-old from of Gettysburg Pa., and 33-year-old of Anchorage both survived and were released from PKIMC.
Saturday, Sept. 1
• At 11:17 p.m., troopers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on two dirt bikes driving on Lilly Drive. After a vehicle pursuit, with the assistance of an Alaska State Park Ranger, troopers located one of the drivers. The driver of one of the dirt bikes was identified as a 26-year-old male resident of Kodiak.
Investigation revealed he was driving an off highway vehicle on the roadway and failed to stop at the direction of a peace officer. While speaking with him, troopers located the driver of the other dirt bike who was identified as a 19 year-old male resident of Kodiak.
Investigation revealed he was also operating an off highway vehicle on the roadway, failed to stop at the direction of a peace officer, drove in a reckless manner, and was violating conditions of release.
They were both placed under arrest and transported to the Kodiak Police Department Jail. The 19-year-old was held with no bail pending arraignment, while the 26-year-old was held with $500 bail. They were also issued a citation for operating an off highway vehicle on the roadway, a $60 citation.
• Troopers contacted a 30-year-old male resident of Kodiak at a residence on Turner Lane. Investigation revealed he was in possession of several schedule IA, IIA, IVA controlled substances. Further investigation revealed he was residing in a residence with a firearm capable of being concealed as a felon.
He was paced under arrest for two counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the
fourth degree, misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fifth degree, misconduct involving weapons in the third degree. He was transported and remanded to the Kodiak Police Department Jail where he was held with no bail. Investigation continues.
• At 4 p.m., troopers responded to a 911 call reporting a sport fisherman unconscious in the water at Monashka Bay. Bayside Volunteer Fire Department and Kodiak Fire Department EMS also responded.
Investigation revealed a 73-year-old male from Jarrell, Texas was found unconscious and unresponsive by several fishing buddies he was with along the north shore of Monashka Bay approximately 400 meters from the White Sands Beach parking lot. He was transported to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased at 5:33 p.m. Next of kin have been notified. No foul play is suspected.