The Public Safety Report is compiled from criminal complaints filed in state and federal courts, as well as some police blotter information, trooper dispatches, fire department reports and interviews with public safety officials. Individuals named as arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proved guilty in a court of law.
• Brandol Duquinn Holmgren, 20, of Fairbanks, was charged with driving under the influence for allegedly driving while drunk at 2:13 a.m. Thursday at the corner of University Avenue and Airport Way.
Holmgren was stopped because he had a headlight out, according to the criminal complaint against him.
He said he had been drinking and was intoxicated. He registered a breath-alcohol content of 0.089, more than the legal limit of 0.08.
A flask with some alcohol was found in the driver-side door, according to the complaint. Charges for driving with an open container of alcohol were forwarded to the district attorney.
• Christopher Jon Nanney, 32, of Fairbanks, was charged with driving under the influence for allegedly driving while drunk at 2 a.m. Friday on the corner of Airport Way and Steese Highway.
Nanney made a wide turn onto the Steese, weaved and straddled a lane marker, Fairbanks police said.
He failed field sobriety testes and registered a breath-alcohol content of 0.130, police said.
• Saxon Ewing, 23, of Fort Wainwright, was charged with driving under the influence after he allegedly got stuck on the railroad tracks by Lakeview Terrace and East Street at 2 a.m. Friday.
Ewing said he had a cocktail in his barracks about 11 p.m., went to Kodiak Jack’s and was going to a girl’s house when he got lost, according to the criminal complaint against him.
He registered a breath-alcohol content of 0.093.
• Billy A.P. Ahgook, 23, was charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly punching his girlfriend in the face early Friday morning at a home on the 700 block of Gradelle Avenue in Fairbanks.
His girlfriend had marks on the side of her face and forehead and one ear was extremely red and bloody, Alaska State Troopers said.
She told troopers Ahgook had been drinking through the night and began to fight with her early in the morning. She said Ahgook punched her five times.
Ahgook told troopers he stuck her once in the face.
• Dennis Paul Huntington, 28, of North Pole, was charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly pushing his girlfriend with his open palm on Friday.
His girlfriend had a swollen lip, North Pole police said. She told police they had been fighting because Huntington would not let her look in his car. When she tried to call 911 he broke the house phone, she said.
Huntington also was charged with interfering with a domestic violence report.
Eric John Grieve, 23, of Fairbanks, was charged with driving under the influence and weapons misconduct for allegedly driving and possessing a handgun while drunk at 12:33 a.m. Thursday.
Grieve was parked on the side of Airport Way near Sportsman’s Way with the engine running, according to the criminal complaint against him.
He failed field sobriety tests and registered a breath-alcohol content of 0.131, according to the complaint.
He had a .45 Springfield Armory handgun under his seat, which was loaded with the chamber empty, according to the complaint.