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• At 1:16 p.m. Monday, the Juneau Police Department investigated a report of criminal trespass in the 1400 block of Glacier Avenue.
• At 9:06 p.m. Monday, JPD conducted a confidential drug investigation in the Juneau area.
• At 12:41 a.m. Tuesday, Reecia R. Wilson, 47, was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the 3300 block of Douglas Highway. She was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center, and her vehicle was impounded.
Fire and medical
• At 9:10 a.m. Monday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Killewich Drive, and she was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital.
• At 9:29 a.m. Monday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Fifth Street, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 12:02 p.m. Monday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Stephen Richards Memorial Drive, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 12:33 p.m. Monday, advanced life support care was given to a woman on Glacier Highway, and she was taken to BRH.
• At 2:29 p.m. Monday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Gull Way, and he was taken to BRH.
Search and rescue
• At 8:09 p.m. Saturday, Juneau Alaska State Troopers received a report of a lost hunter on Kupreanof Island in the White Rock area approximately 13 miles south of Kake. Alan Hunter, 56, of Kake, was hunting with another resident from Kake when they got separated and Hunter became lost. Hunter was able to call for help on his cell phone and Kake SAR was able to get his GPS coordinates from his cell phone. Four members responded to the area and at 11:30 p.m., Hunter was located adjacent to a forest service road and was transported safely back to Kake. He was cold, but uninjured, according to the Trooper dispatch.
• At 1:30 p.m. Monday, JPD investigated the theft of an iPhone 5 in the 300 block of Distin Avenue.
• At 5:11 p.m. Monday, Harry Lawrence Grant, 59, was cited and released for shoplifting in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway.
• At 10:02 a.m. Tuesday, JPD investigated a report of a theft in the 5700 block of Concrete Way. Alcohol was involved.
• Alaska State Troopers in Haines said they issued a man a summons on Monday to appear in court for fourth-degree weapons misconduct. According to a dispatch, the summons was a result of an investigation involving multiple people shooting clay pigeons from the drivable surface of Mosquito Lake in Haines. The investigation is ongoing.
• Alaska Wildlife Troopers in Ketchikan, with the assistance of the Coast Guard, conducted an investigation into reports of personal use crab pots being tampered with in Bostwick Inlet. On April 19, the investigation revealed George Murdaugh, 36, of Metlakatla, was retrieving and taking Dungeness crab from the crab pots that did not belong to him. He was also observed operating more than the legal limit of Dungeness crab gear, and personal use fish without a valid sport fishing license. Murdaugh was issued a mandatory summons to appear in Ketchikan Court on May 14 for retrieving another person’s crab pots without permission, operating more than five Dungeness crab pots at one time, unlawful possession and theft. He was also issued a $210 bailable citation for personal use fishing without a valid sports fishing license. On April 20, The investigation revealed Michael Dangeli, 21 , Kyle Somers, 25, and Tyler Close, 20, all from Metlakatla, were retrieving and taking Dungeness crab from the crab pots that did not belong to them. They were also observed retaining undersize Dungeness crab and personal use fishing without a valid sports fish license. All three individuals were issued a mandatory summons to appear in Ketchikan Court on May 14 for retrieving another person’s crab pots without their permission and unlawful possession. They were also each issued $130 bailable citations for retaining undersize Dungeness crab and $210 bailable citations for personal use fishing without a valid sports fishing license. The operator of the vessel, Michael Dangeli, was also issued two boating safety citations for no personal floatation devices for each person on board and failed to have his vessel registered. The voyage was terminated and vessel was escorted back to Metlakatla.