• On May 1, Alaska State Troopers received a report that someone had stolen several Leisnoi property signs. They investigated and found that 71 signs had been stolen. On May 31, troopers recovered the signs. A suspect was identified, and the investigation is ongoing.
• At 2:07 a.m., troopers stopped Justin Ensley, 19, operating a pickup on Chiniak Highway. He was driving under the influence. He was released on his own recognizance after another driver was found to drive the vehicle. Charges of minor consuming alcohol and minor operating a vehicle after consuming alcohol were forward to the Kodiak District Attorney’s office.
• At 9:58 a.m., troopers got several reports from several people that items had been stolen from them. The crimes are related and a suspect was identified. The investigation is ongoing.
• Dutch Harbor Wildlife Troopers arrested Kodiak resident Christopher L. Heitzman, 34. He was arrested aboard the F/V Cerulean after a routine boarding. Troopers found that Heitzman had two outstanding Kodiak Police Department warrants for resisting arrest, drunk on premises, criminal trespass in the second degree, disorderly conduct, petition to revoke probation — ASAP, petition to revoke probation, Driving under the influence, no vehicle insurance, and leaving an accident without providing information. Heitzman was taken to the Unalaska Police Department jail.
• At 12:12 a.m., troopers received a report that Meikayla Wyatt, 26, had been missing for three hours after being separated from her group while riding four wheelers on the Saltery Cove trail near American River. Alaska State Troopers, Kodiak Island Search and Rescue, the Coast Guard and Alaska Wildlife Troopers searched for the woman. At 9:14 a.m., her four wheeler was found submerged mostly under water. At 10:52 a.m., a Coast Guard helicopter found Wyatt, landed, picked her up and took her to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center. Wyatt was uninjured.
• At 5:54 p.m., during an investigation, troopers contacted Davis Anderson, 50. Further investigation found that Anderson had an outstanding misdemeanor with the Kodiak Police Department for failing to appear for court on original charges of driving under the influence, refusing to submit to a chemical test, no vehicle insurance, and petition to revoke probation. Anderson was arrested and taken to the Kodiak jail. His bail is $250.
• At 7:24 p.m., troopers were notified that a home had been vandalized on Woodland Drive. Within the last 24 hours, a window had been hit with a metal ball bearing. It caused approximately $650 worth of damage. The investigation is ongoing.
• At 4:53 p.m., someone told the troopers that Kristy Fathke, 28, was violating her conditions of release. Troopers found that she was and arrested her and took her to the Kodiak City Jail.
• At 2:10 p.m., Herman Malutin, 43, of Anchorage, came to the trooper post to register a change of address as a convicted sex offender. Troopers found that Malutin had been living somewhere other than where he’d said he’d be living when he was released from the Anchorage Jail in February, which he was not supposed to do. He was arrested for failing to register as a sex offender in the second degree and was taken to the Kodiak jail. His bail is set at $500.
• At 11:26 a.m., troopers received a report from the police department of a person leaving Wells Fargo and driving away while intoxicated. At 12:29 p.m., troopers found the vehicle and the driver Theresa Carlson, 53. After arriving at her house, Carlson had hit a boat, which then hit a camper. Carlson resisted arrest before being arrested for driving under the influence, resisting arrest and domestic violence criminal mischief in the fifth degree.
• At 12:08 a.m., a man reported his house on Abercrombie Drive had been burglarized. It happened between 2 and 10 p.m. the day before, and various home electronics worth approximately $550 had been taken. The investigation is ongoing.
• At 4:10 p.m., Wildlife Troopers gave Christopher Robson, 37, a $110 citation for sport fishing less than 300 feet from the Buskin River weir.
• Wildlife Troopers gave Felizardo Obas, 64, a $150 citation for having caught four sockeye salmon from the Buskin River when the limit was two. Troopers also seized two of the salmon.