Police & Fire for Friday, Aug. 26


• At 1:12 p.m. Tuesday, David Dondi Estes, 21, was remanded for a probations violation in the 5500 block of Aisek Street.

• At 1:50 p.m. Tuesday, Matfie Herman McCarr Jr., 31, was arrested for violating conditions of release in the 3200 block of Hospital Drive.

• At 7:04 a.m. Wednesday, Jonathan Boltjes, 29, was arrested on a $250 Juneau Police Department warrant for failure to appear on a driving while intoxicated charge. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.


• At 10:42 p.m. Tuesday, a 29-year-old man was reportedly assaulted by a 55-year-old man in the downtown area. The 29-year-old declined to pursue charges.

Attempting to snag fish

• On Wednesday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Yarrow Bogert, 37, for attempting to snag fish in the area closed to snagging surrounding the Wayside Fishing Dock. Bogert was issued a $110 bailable citation and given 30 days to respond to it in Juneau District Court.

Fire and medical

• At 3:28 a.m. Wednesday, a man with congestive heart failure was transported from Bartlett Regional Hospital to Juneau International Airport.

• At 7:29 a.m. Wednesday, a man suffering a stroke was transported from Franklin Street to BRH.

• At 1:07 p.m. Wednesday, a man with chest pain was transported from Ninth Street to BRH.

• At 4:09 p.m. Wednesday, a woman with a leg injury suffered in a motor vehicle and pedestrian accident was transported from Glacier Highway to BRH.

• At 6:21 p.m. Wednesday, a woman with anemia was transported from Jacobsen Drive to BRH.

• At 6:32 p.m. Wednesday, a woman with dizziness was transported from Glacier Highway to BRH.

• At 7:07 p.m. Wednesday, an unresponsive man was transported from Front Street to BRH.

Motor vehicle crash

• At 5:12 p.m. Tuesday, a 30-year-old man reported being involved in an accident earlier in the day on Industrial Boulevard.

• At 11:53 a.m. Wednesday, a 36-year-old woman reported her vehicle was struck while parked in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway.


• At 12:39 p.m. Tuesday, a 59-year-old man reported the theft of a stereo and subwoofer, estimated value $640, from his vehicle in the 11400 block of Auke Bay Harbor Road.

• At 6:11 p.m. Tuesday, Donita Renee Johnson, 34, was cited and released for city larceny in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway.

• At 11:19 a.m. Wednesday, a 41-year-old woman reported her purse and contents stolen in the 100 block of Franklin Street. The purse was later recovered minus $20 in cash.


• At 5:42 a.m. Wednesday, a vehicle was vandalized sometime in the morning in the 2900 block of Douglas Highway. Estimated damage to the vehicle was $500.

• At 8:48 a.m. Wednesday, a 51-year-old man reported his 2003 Chevy Van vandalized in the 1100 block of Glacier Avenue. Damage was estimated at $1,000.


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On Jan. 22, 1987, Gov. Steve Cowper prepared to discuss the final part of his fiscal plan: budget cuts. The total amount suggested to be cut by his temporary cabinet was $300 million, which tore funding from a variety of different programs. However, although what propositions Cowper accepted were still a mystery, Press Secretary David Ramseur confirmed that the cuts he did accept totaled at about $200 million. Cowper was to give a speech directly to the Alaska Legislature discussing the specifics of his recommended cuts.

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Fire calls for Jan. 22, 2017

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone with information about a crime can report a tip anonymously to juneaucrimeline.com.

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