Crime of the week: storage unit burglaries

The Juneau Police Department Crime of the Week for Feb. 24 is in reference to storage unit vandalism/burglary.

Sgt. Paul Hatch said in a release that JPD received a report of several storage units being broken into on Shaune Drive and in the 5700 block of Glacier Highway in the Lemon Creek area on Jan. 4, 11 and 17. Some of the units were interior units, and once inside, the suspect damaged several of them by forcing or prying the doors open.

Some of the items that were stolen from the units include two pairs of Black Diamond Telemark skis, size 29 red Garmont Voodoo ski boots, size 13 Simms Pro Wader wading boots, Epson flatbed scanner, a pair of Russian Cossack women’s equestrian boots and decorative paper umbrellas from Thailand.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is encouraged to log onto the Juneau Crime Line at and report their tip.

Tipsters are guaranteed anonymity and can be rewarded.

Crime Line is a nonprofit organization composed of a cross-section of the community and is designed to aid police investigations.


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