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Police & fire for Friday, Dec. 14, 2012

Posted: December 14, 2012 - 1:07am

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 7:47 p.m. Wednesday, Randy Lee Clayton, 29, was arrested for assault in the 3600 block of Mendenhall Loop Road, and he was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.


• At 1:50 p.m. Wednesday, the Juneau Police Department assisted another agency in the 400 block of Willoughby Avenue. Alcohol was involved.

Domestic violence assault

• At 7:31 p.m. Wednesday, a 41-year-old woman reported being assaulted by a 52-year-old man in a domestic-violence related instance. Alcohol was involved. Investigation continues.

• At 1:02 a.m. Thursday, a 35-year-old man was arrested for domestic violence assault, and he was taken to LCCC. Alcohol was involved.

Driving with a suspended license

• At 9:34 p.m. Wednesday, Alaska State Troopers in Ketchikan say Luke Bumb, 27, of Ketchikan, was issued a summons for driving with a suspended license and sixth-degree drug misconduct for possessing marijuana inside his vehicle. He was also issued a traffic citation for failure to show proof of insurance.

Driving without a valid license

• At 10:44 a.m. Thursday, Deandre Dequan Henry, 23, was cited for driving without a license during a traffic stop in the 8800 block of Egan Drive, and his vehicle was impounded.

Drug activity

• At 1:11 p.m. Wednesday, case created for destruction of property in the 1900 block of Lemon Creek Road.

Drunken driving

• At 12:32 a.m. Thursday, Jessica Catherine Gozelski, 21, was arrested for driving under the influence after a motor vehicle crash in the 3300 block of Egan Drive. She was additionally charged with refusal. She was taken to LCCC, and her vehicle was impounded.

Fire and medical

• At 12:36 a.m. Wednesday, Capital City Fire/Rescue provided transport for a male patient and crew from Bartlett Regional Hospital to Juneau International Airport for medevac.

• At 12:37 a.m. Wednesday, CCFR provided transport for a female patient and crew from BRH to JIA for medevac.

• At 1:14 a.m. Wednesday, CCFR provided transport for a male patient from a residence on Hummingbird Lane to BRH.

• At 1:26 a.m. Wednesday, CCFR assisted police by providing EMS for a person on Franklin Street. The person was taken to BRH by JPD.

• At 9:54 a.m. Wednesday, CCFR responded to a service call on Glacier Highway.

• At 11:10 a.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Franklin Street, and she was taken to BRH.

• At 12:13 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Main Street, and he was taken to BRH.

• At 5:04 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Willoughby Avenue, and she was taken to BRH.

• At 7:47 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Mendenhall Loop Road, and he was taken to BRH.

Search and rescue

• At 8 p.m. Wednesday, Alaska State Troopers in Ketchikan received a report from the U.S. Coast Guard of a vessel taking on water near Snow Passage at Macanamara Point. The vessel, Carrie Arlene, which had two passengers on board, lost steering and electrical functions when it began taking on water. The Coast Guard and Wrangell Search and Rescue attempted to respond to the scene but had to turn back due to weather conditions. A nearby good Samaritan, named Arik, located the vessel and tied up next to her. Steering and electric functions were responded, and the water was evacuated from the vessel. The Carrie Arlene reported they no longer required Coast Guard assistance. No injuries were reported and no medical attention was required.

Shooting big game from a boat

• At 4 p.m. Tuesday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers in Juneau contacted Jim Craig, 51, of Juneau, and Michael Svensson, 51, of Juneau, in possession of three deer. Investigation revealed all three deer had been shot from a boat and no harvest tickets were validated. Both men were issued citations for shooting big game from a boat in units 1-5 and failing to validate harvest tickets immediately before leaving the kill site. Both rifles used to take the deer were seized, as well as all three deer. The deer meat was donated to the Pioneers Home in Juneau. A mandatory court date was scheduled for Dec. 27 in Juneau District Court.

Sport fish guide license

• On Sept. 1, Alaska Wildlife Troopers in Sitka contacted Edward G. Kookesh Jr., of Angoon, in Mitchell Bay transporting clients after sport fish guiding in Salt Lake. Investigation revealed Kookesh was not licensed as a guide or sport fish guide and did not have sport fish guide logbooks. He was charged on three counts and pleaded guilty to all three on Thursday in Angoon District Court. He was fined $5,500 with $2,700 suspended and placed on probation for two years.

Suspicious activity

• At 9:27 a.m. Thursday, JPD investigated a report of suspicious activity in the 2900 block of Douglas Highway.


• At 8:05 p.m. Wednesday, a 49-year-old man reported gasoline being stolen from his property in the 2200 block of Ka-See-An Drive. Investigation continues.


• At 5:28 a.m. Thursday, a 32-year-old woman reported her vehicle being vandalized in the 800 block of Calhoun Avenue.

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