SPD press release 5-16-19
SOLDOTNA POLICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE
May 16, 2019
**ANY CHARGES REPORTED IN THESE PRESS RELEASES ARE MERELY ACCUSATIONS
AND THE DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNLESS AND UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY**
On 5/7/19 at 4:41 p.m., the Soldotna Public Safety Communications Center began receiving complaints involving a REDDI vehicle inbound to Soldotna on the Sterling Highway near Mile 91. Soldotna police contacted the vehicle on Frontier Avenue near Turnbuckle Terrace. Krystle Michaels, 35, of Kenai, was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs and was taken to Wildwood.
On 05/11/19 at 1:10 a.m., Soldotna police responded to a room at the Soldotna Inn for a disturbance. Anthony Ritter, 38, of Sterling, was arrested for assault in the fourth degree, interfering with the report of domestic violence, violating his court ordered conditions of release, and on an outstanding arrest warrant. Ritter was taken to Wildwood without bail.
On 5/13/2019 at 6:06 p.m., Soldotna police contacted Karli Bell, 19, of Soldotna, in reference to an outstanding arrest warrant. During the investigation, Bell provided officers with a false name. Bell was arrested on the warrant and for making a false report and taken to Wildwood on $2500 bail.