Two arrested for methamphetamine, heroin distribution

  • By Staff reports
  • Thursday, January 28, 2016 10:04pm
  • News

Alaska State Troopers arrested two Soldotna residents Thursday for distribution of methamphetamines and heroin.

Richard Strassburg, 49, and Bree Whitaker, 42, were arrested and taken to the Wildwood Pretrial Facility for allegedly distributing methamphetamines and heroin in the Kalifornsky Beach Road area of Soldotna, according to an online trooper dispatch.

The two are charged with two counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the second degree, three counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the third degree, five counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance in the fourth degree, one count of misconduct involving weapons in the second degree and two counts of theft in the second degree.

During the month-long investigation by the Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit in Soldotna, two rifles reported as stolen were also recovered, according to the dispatch.


–Staff Reports


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