Police & Fire

This report contains information provided to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.



• At 7:46 p.m. Saturday, Steven Douglas Muetze, 49, was arrested on two Juneau Police Department warrants in the 100 block of Marine Way. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

• At 10:04 a.m. Sunday, Joshua Peter Zeller, 36, was arrested for assault and criminal mischief in the 9900 block of Stephen Richards Memorial Drive. He was taken to LCCC.

• At 10:39 a.m. Sunday, Jonathan Guthert, 43, was arrested on four JPD warrants in the 1400 block of Harbor Way.

Driving with a suspended license

• At 7:51 p.m. Saturday, Michael Lemons, 41, was cited and released for driving with a suspended license on Glacier Highway. His vehicle was impounded.

Driving without a license

• At 9:37 p.m. Saturday, Michael Mercer, 28, was cited and released for driving without a license. His vehicle was impounded.

Drunk driving

• At 9:09 p.m. Saturday, Corey Nashoanak, 27, was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the 900 block of Tenth Street. The vehicle was impounded. He was taken to LCCC.

Minor consuming

• At 11:14 a.m. Sunday, Victoria Michelle Shorty, 20, was cited and released for minor consuming.


• At 3:23 p.m. Saturday, a 31-year-old man reported medication, an iPod and CD case stolen from his vehicle in the 4000 block of Deborah Drive.

• At 8:56 p.m. Saturday, a 53-year-old woman reported the theft of a cell phone in the 3100 block of Riverside Drive. The phone was valued at $239.

• At 8:48 p.m. Saturday, a 36-year-old woman reported the theft of medicine, a digital camera and cash taken from a vehicle in the 1200 block of Glacier Avenue. The total amount of stolen items is estimated at $413.

• At 10:27 p.m. Saturday, a 28-year-old woman reported a stolen donation box in the 8300 block of Airport Boulevard. The box contained an estimated $400.


• At 10:58 p.m. Sunday, a 23-year-old reported her vehicle vandalized in the 9900 block of Stephen Richards Memorial Drive. The vehicle damage is estimated at $500.


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