Timothy Paul Coyle aka Samantha Amanda Coyle is a man who identifies as a woman. He wants access to the Downtown Hope Center’s shelter for women. when they told him know, he filed a complaint with the Anchorage Equal Rights Commission. Coyle wants to be able to be sheltered anywhere without regard to any rules, as discussed in this interview.
As reported elsewhere:
“His court records show that Coyle is a man with an extensive criminal record, including violent crimes. There are no court records found in extensive research by Must Read Alaska that pertain to his assumed female identity.
Coyle, 52, appears to have lived in Anchorage, Colorado and Idaho. He has a long list of prior arrests and convictions that include charges for armed robbery with a deadly weapon (dismissed by prosecution), and other theft charges, including shoplifting, resisting arrest, and violation of probation.
As late as January, 2017, his last interaction with the Alaska criminal justice system, the court referred to Coyle as a male, and no records were found for a name change.”