POLICE BRIEFS: Dogs deter burglary attempt; cat shot with pellet gun
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 June 15 at around 12:50 p.m. police received a report that a home on Rebischke Lane in Eagle River had been burglarized. According to police, the homeowner said someone entered their home, greenhouse and a shed and took several items. Police said there was no sign of forced entry.
On June 15 at around 6:47 p.m. police received a report that a home on Chamber Lane in Peters Creek had been burglarized. According to police, the homeowner said someone broke the locked front door of their home, but there was no sign anyone got into the home. Police said they suspect dogs in the home may have acted as a deterrent.
On June 21 at around 5 p.m. police were called to Amonson Road in Chugiak for a report that someone kicked in the front door of a home and stole several items from inside while the homeowner was away.
On June 17 at around 1:18 p.m. police were called to Tenada Avenue in Chugiak for a report that a cat had been shot with a pellet gun while the animal was out roaming the neighborhood. Police said the owner of the cat took it to a veterinarian’s office where it was euthanized. Police said it’s unknown who shot the cat.
On June 17 at around midnight police said they received a report that a blue 1992 Suzuki motorcycle was stolen from outside a home on Eleonora Street in Eagle River. As of Monday the bike had not been recovered.
On June 17 at around 10 p.m. police were called to the Peters Creek Chevron for a report of a disturbance involving a gun. Police said they talked to several witnesses who said three men were in a fight, but there were no confirmed sightings of a weapon and the men were gone when police arrived.
No charges filed in marijuana extraction case
On June 20 at around 10 a.m. police were called to Division Street in Chugiak by the Alaska State Troopers, who said they discovered a non active marijuana extraction lab in a trailer while investigating a case in the area. Anchorage police said there wasn’t enough probable cause to support any charges.
DUI arrest made
On June 22 at around 2:10 a.m. police stopped a vehicle for allegedly speeding and weaving in its lane on the Glenn Highway near the S. Birchwood exit and arrested Enzo Montana, 33, of Anchorage for operating under the influence.