Domestic Disturbance in Trapper Creek

On September 12 around 12:10 a.m., the Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence off East Saunders Road in Trapper Creek for a report of a domestic disturbance involving a firearm.

Investigation revealed 31 year old Martin Pinard of Talkeetna pointed a shotgun at a person on the property during an argument. Martin was placed under arrest for assault in the 3rd degree and misconduct involving weapons in the 4th degree.

Martin was transported to Matsu pre trial where he was remanded and held without bail. Alcohol was a contributing factor.