Police Blotter: October 11 – 22

Assault
10/16/2018  1:16 p.m. – 31-year-old Elliot Mr. Cruikshank of Fairbanks was arrested and charged with assault after a report was submitted of him holding a child in a chokehold and yelling at them near Ballaine Lake.

 

Theft
10/11/2018  2:31 p.m. – An investigation is ongoing for a wallet that was reported as being stolen from the SRC.

10/11/2018  3:43 p.m. – A report of theft of sushi from the food service in the Wood Center was submitted.  An officer took a statement and suspect description, and the investigation is ongoing.

10/12/2018  5:26 p.m. – Headphones were reported stolen from a backpack in the SRC sometime between 3:00 and 5:00 p.m.   Investigation is ongoing.

 

MVA
10/12/2018  8:49 a.m. – A car drove off the road on Thompson Drive.  There were no injuries, although the car had to be towed and there was damage to UAF property.

10/17/2018  6:51 a.m. – There was an accident involving multiple cars on College Road, with no injuries.

10/21/2018  1:23 p.m. – An unoccupied car rolled backward into a parked car.  The owner of the first car was on the scene when the officer got there, and the officer contacted the owner of the struck car.

 

Reckless Driving
10/12/2018  12:11 p.m. – An officer talked to a reckless driver on the road outside of the Lola Tilly Commons, and contacted the owner of the car.

 

Vandalism
10/12/2018  4:30 p.m. – An officer responded to reports of vandalism outside of the Fine Arts building.  It was found that juveniles were putting wax onto their bikes while trying to do various bicycle tricks.  They were trespassed from the area, and their parents were contacted.

 

Probation/Parole Violation
10/15/2018  4:50 a.m. – During a traffic stop, 35-year-old Tyson C. Hillyer of North Pole was discovered to be driving with a suspended license and expired registration.  Hillyer was arrested and charged for violating conditions of release and cited for driving with expired registration, no proof of insurance, and driving with a suspended license.

 

Traffic Stop
10/14/2018  8:35 p.m. – During a traffic stop on Tanana Loop, 20-year-old Glenn L Rodgers of Fairbanks was cited for not driving with a valid drivers license.

10/20/2018  1:07 a.m. – A juvenile driver was pulled over for failing to stop at a stop sign on Tanana Loop.  Parents were contacted to pick up the vehicle, driver, and passenger.

 

Suspicious Circumstances
10/17/2018  4:27 p.m. – An officer investigated a hole in a fence near the Aurora Building that had been there for two weeks.

10/18/2018  4:23 p.m. – Residents were woken up by yelling in the Cutler Apartment Complex.  An officer responded with the people involved and found that the argument was only verbal.

 

Criminal Trespass
10/19/2018  4:59 p.m.
– 60-year-old William C. Whitewater of Fairbanks was arrested in Wood Center and charged with criminal trespass.

 

Lost Property
10/19/2018  5:59 p.m. – A wallet that had been lost somewhere in the upper dorms, Gruening building, or Reichardt building on either October 18th or 19th was found and returned to its owner.

 

Intoxicated Person
10/21/2018  1:30 a.m. – An ambulance took an intoxicated person in the Cutler Apartment Complex lot having a panic attack to the hospital.

 

DUI
10/21/2018  4:00 a.m. – An officer came across a car parked on the lawn of a church with its lights on, with the driver slumped over in the seat.  The driver, 39-year-old Gena M. Wallis of Fairbanks, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence.

 

Welfare Check
10/19/2018  7:43 p.m. – A staff member at the West Ridge Research Building received “incoherent emails and voicemails” from someone from Denver.  A UAF officer contacted the Denver police department to perform a welfare check on the person sending the emails and making the calls.

10/22/2018  10:05 a.m. – A relative called the UAF police department, concerned about a student who wasn’t responding to them.  An officer tried to find the student, and the relative called, later on, to say that everything was okay.