Police say man assaulted woman, tried to kick out cop car window
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 Nov. 18 at around 2:11 a.m. police received a report of a loud disturbance at an apartment on Home Place and found a woman who had injuries to her face. Police said the woman had been in an argument with her boyfriend, Matthew P. Arrow, 30, of Eagle River, who left before police arrived. Police said Arrow allegedly grabbed the woman, threw her to the ground and wrapped his hand around her neck. Police said Arrow was located about a block away and arrested for second-degree assault. Police said that while he was being placed into the back of the car, Arrow tried to kick out the back window of the patrol vehicle, so he was placed in hobbles to control his kicking.
Stolen boat recovered, motor still missing
On Nov. 14 police received a call from a mon who said his boat and trailer had been stolen from outside his employer’s home on Knob Hill Drive. Two days later, the man called police and said he had found the boat and trailer next to the railroad tracks near Eklutna. The boat and trailer were recovered but the boat’s motor remains missing.
On Nov. 14 at around 9:56 p.m. police received a call from a woman who said someone entered her apartment on Malaspina Street and stole several items from inside while she was away. Police said there was no sign of forced entry.
Hole cut in fence
On Nov. 15 at around 11:30 a.m. police received a call that someone cut a hole in a fence surrounding a lot at a business on Snowmobile Lane. Police said nothing appeared to be missing.
Kodiak man arrested for operating under the influence
On Nov. 16 at around 2:24 a.m. an APD patrol officer stopped a vehicle for speeding on and allegedly running a stop sign after exiting the Glenn Highway and arrested driver Hayden L. Fredrickson, 24, of Kodiak for operating under the influence. Police also cited him for the driving infractions.
Woman arrested for assault
On Nov. 18 at around 3 a.m. police responded to a disturbance on Aurora Borealis Road and arrested Gaileen M. Hamlin, 33, after they determined she had bitten her adult stepson during an argument. Police said Hamlin was arrested for assault and family violence.