SPD press release 3-2-18
SOLDOTNA POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE
March 2, 2018
**ANY CHARGES REPORTED IN THESE PRESS RELEASES ARE MERELY ACCUSATIONS
AND THE DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNLESS AND UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY**
On 2/19/18 about 1:30 p.m., Soldotna police contacted Darryn Myers, 38, of Soldotna, and arrested him on an outstanding warrant. Myers was also found to be in violation of his court ordered conditions of release. He was taken to Wildwood and held without bail.
On 2/20/18 at 5:23 p.m., Soldotna police conducted a welfare check on a male sitting in a vehicle parked near the Sterling Highway and Smith Way. John McCord, 20, of Soldotna, was found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana. He was issued a criminal citation for misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fifth degree and released.
On 2/23/2018 at 9:00 p.m., Soldotna police stopped a vehicle near Mile 94 Sterling Highway. One of the passengers in the vehicle, Chase Cable, 22, of Soldotna, was found to be in possession of a loaded semi-automatic pistol concealed on his person that he did not inform the officer about. Cable was issued a criminal citation for misconduct involving a weapon in the fifth degree and released.
On 3-1-18 at 5:30 p.m., Soldotna police received a report from loss prevention employees at Fred Meyer that a female shoplifter had exited the store without paying for more than $1200 worth of merchandise. The female fled the store in a vehicle. About 8:40 p.m., officers contacted Samantha Hayes, 28, of Kenai, and arrested her on an outstanding $5000 warrant for failure to comply with conditions of probation and theft in the second degree. Hayes was taken to Wildwood without bail.
On 3/2/18 at 1:13 a.m., Soldotna police responded to a residence on Redoubt Avenue for a disturbance. David Davidson, 57, of Soldotna, was arrested for assault in the fourth degree, criminal mischief in the fifth degree and for violating his court ordered conditions of release. Davidson was taken to Wildwood without bail.