Police Blotter: September 1 – 6, 2015
This report is based on the information published by the University Police Department. Individuals arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Heather Penn / Sun Star
9/1/2015 9:33 a.m.
Police were informed of a person lying down in a field at the UAF Agricultural Farm without shoes or a jacket for over 24 hours. Officers responded and found the individual suffering from a medical emergency. The person did not have appropriate medication available. Police transported him to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital and the parents were contacted.
9/1/2015 1:58 p.m.
A test driver left a brand new Harley Davidson motorcycle unattended at the upper dorms lot. Police received the call about a possible abandoned bike and noticed it had dealer plates. Officers then contacted the Harley shop and were informed that a customer had taken the bike out for a test drive and never returned it. Police then contacted the individual who claimed to have forgotten to return it. The shop did not press charges and the bike was returned to the store.
9/2/2015 12:27 a.m.
Officers who pulled over a driver for speeding found that the vehicle had conflicting plates and tags. The car’s plates were registered to a different car, but the tag was registered to the correct vehicle. Officers determined that an error had been made at the Department of Motor Vehicles and advised the individual to sort out the discrepancy in the morning. This was not cited as an error on the drivers part.
9/5/2015 11:33 p.m.
After conducting a routine traffic stop on Chena Pump Road, officers discovered the passenger in the car was in violation of her conditions of release. Sharlene R. Akaran, 20, of Fairbanks was found to be intoxicated, blowing a .229 blood alcohol content on the breathalyzer. Consuming alcohol violated her release agreement. Akaran was arrested and transported to Fairbanks Correctional Center (FCC).
9/6/2015 4:09 a.m.
A car was observed driving without lights, weaving and running a stop sign. Officers pulled the vehicle over on College Road. Chad F. Morgan, 26, of Fairbanks was found to be intoxicated and driving on a revoked license. Morgan blew a .183 on the breathalyzer. He was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and Driving While License Revoked. Officers transported him to FCC.
9/4/2015 1156 a.m.
A bike initially reported missing was found safe and sound on a bike rack. The bike was loaned to an individual for the summer and was supposed to be left at a designated location before classes began. A mix up on which rack it was to be left on started the search.
9/3/2015 9:50 p.m.
Officers called the parties involved in a minor accident to ensure proper paperwork was filed. The accident had happened earlier in the day.
9/3/2015 2:14 p.m.
A female called the police department asking questions about how to handle a possible stalker. She was put in contact with Title IX representatives and was advised of restraining orders. The individual stalking the victim was trespassed (removed and banned from UAF property for an allotted time) from UAF campus.