Man Arrested After Vehicle Theft, Home Break-In

On Tuesday the Alaska State Troopers contacted and arrested 55 year old Cory Uttke of Ketchikan in the 300 Block of Front Street.

Uttke had an outstanding No Bail Warrant for Failure to file 80 hours of Community Work Service as ordered in lieu of jail time.

The original charges stem from Misconduct involving controlled substance 5th Degree and Misconduct involving controlled substance 5th Degree. Further investigation revealed that upon arrest Uttke was in possession of Methamphetamine and had a prior conviction for Misconduct involving controlled substance 5th Degree in 2021.

Uttke was remanded on his warrant and the new Felony charge of Misconduct involving controlled substance 4th Degree with No Bail.