Police make multiple arrests for domestic violence, drunk driving
Items in the Police Briefs are taken from the Anchorage Police Department’s online crime mapping system. Details about individual events are provided by the department’s public information office. Defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.
On Dec. 25 at around 2:17 a.m., police were called to a residence on Buttermilk Way after Jenna L. Pixey, 27, of Anchorage allegedly got into a fight with her boyfriend. Police said Pixey and the man had been drinking and that Pixey threw items around the room and was determined to be the aggressor. She was arrested on an assault charge, police said.
On Dec. 25 at around 2 p.m., police responded to a report of an assault on Bear View Place. According to police, Alvin W. Sexton, 39, of Chugiak threatened his girlfriend with a closed fist and pushed her down. He then allegedly punched a hole in a bedroom cabinet and broke a vacuum by slamming it into a fireplace. Sexton, who police said showed signs of intoxication, was arrested on domestic violence assault and criminal mischief charges and released on a $750 unsecured bond with the condition he undergo alcohol monitoring.
On Dec. 29 at around 8:43 p.m., police were called for a report of a family disturbance on Dogsled Court. When officer arrived, they found Paul R. Standifer, 47, allegedly got into an argument with his wife’s cousin, who had been living with the couple. According to police, Standifer came home drunk as his wife and cousin were going to the laundromat. Police said Standifer accused the cousin of taking clothes that did not belong to her, grabbed her by the coat and pushed her into the side of a vehicle. Standifer was arrested on a domestic violence assault charge and released on a $500 cash performance bond.
Car thieves also use credit cards
On Dec. 30 at around noon police received a report that a white 2009 Acura MDX had been stolen from a house on the Old Glenn Highway overnight. police said the victim’s purse was also taken and credit cards from inside were later used fraudulently. As of Monday the vehicle had not been recovered.
Multiple calls result in trip to jail
Police said they arrested an intoxicated 42-year-old woman for disorderly conduct after a pair of early morning calls to Whispering Birch Drive. According to police, the first call came at around 2:50 a.m. At that time, officers found Stacy R. Grenier was drunk and harassing other family members. No charges were filed, and the officer gave Grenier instructions to stay in her room.
At around 4:10 a.m., police were called again in reference to Grenier’s behavior. She was taken to jail and released on her own recognizance once sober.
DUI arrests made
On Jan. 2 at around 12:31 p.m., police received a call about a Mitsubishi Montero weaving in and out of traffic near the North Eagle River exit. An officer stopped the vehicle and arrested Kaleb C. Jones, 31, of Eagle River for operating under the influence.
On Jan. 3 at around 8:12 p.m., police received a call about a vehicle driving erratically and running vehicles off the road near Eagle River Road and Fire House Lane. An officer located the driver, Kristine M. Sampson, 34, of Eagle River and arrested her for operating under the influence. She was released on a $250 cash performance bond.
On Jan. 4 at around 4:44 p.m., an officer stopped a red Dodge that was allegedly weaving near Birchwood Loop and arrested Peter C. Moore, 35, of Eagle River for operating under the influence. Moore was released on a $500 cash appearance bond.