Nikiski Car Thief Flees on Foot after Crash

As troopers attempted to pull over a red 1989 Buick Reatta for equipment violations and speeding, instead of stopping, the vehicle sped away, trooper dispatch reported. Troopers attempted to pull over the Buick near South Miller Loop and Dividend Street in Nikiski when it failed to yield and sped away. Officers pursued the vehicle down […]

Wasilla Man Arrested on Car Theft Charges

Alaska State Troopers re-contacted a Wasilla man after an initial contact made on July 31, after it was determined that he had been driving a stolen vehicle. Troopers stopped 31-year-old Wasilla resident James McGee at the intersection of Hollywood Road and Vine Road in Wasilla on Saturday after an investigation found that when stopped on […]

Chugiak Woman Arrested for Vehicle Theft, Drugs after Knik River Bridge Disturbance Call

Alaska State Troopers responded to a disturbance near the Old Glenn Highway concerning a prior theft on Saturday afternoon trooper dispatch reports. Troopers traveled the the area of the Knik River Bridge at 2:49 pm on Saturday. When they arrived, their investigation found that 33-year-old Naomi Morrison of Chugiak was involved in a disturbance, and […]

Mud Puddle Ends Saturday Wasilla High-Speed Pursuit

Mud Puddle Ends Saturday Wasilla High-Speed Pursuit

Instead of going quietly on Saturday, a 27-year-old Wasilla man decided to take troopers on a wild, high-speed chase through the streets of that Mat-Su Valley town until a mud puddle foiled his attempted escape, troopers say. At 6:27 pm on Saturday evening, troopers went to an address at Limberlost in Wasilla to serve a $20,000 […]