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 12:58 p.m. Sunday, Steven Douglas Muetze, 52, was transported to Lemon Creek Correctional Center for a 12-hour hold. His backpack was placed into safekeeping. Alcohol was involved.
• At 8:17 p.m. Sunday, a 52-year-old woman reported a violation of a domestic violence protective order in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway.
• At 9:01 a.m. Monday, staff at the Johnson Youth Center reported a juvenile was suspected of bringing a controlled substance into their custody facility. The youth was interviewed with a parent present. Investigation continues.
Fire and medical
• At 6:57 a.m. Sunday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Cinema Drive, and he was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital.
• At 8:06 a.m. Sunday, advanced life support care was given to a woman on Douglas Highway, and she was taken to BRH.
• At 9:06 a.m. Sunday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Glacier Highway, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 9:38 a.m. Sunday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Glacier Highway, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 1:39 p.m. Sunday, CCFR responded to a vehicle accident with injuries at the Egan Drive and Mendenhall Loop Road intersection. Basic life support care was given to two females, and they were taken to BRH.
• At 2:02 p.m. Sunday, CCFR responded to an open burn complaint on Riverside Drive. Fire was found unattended in a large burn barrel with no water source nearby. Responsible person was found and ordered to extinguish the fire. Person advised of closed burn season and the need for a burn permit in open burn season, as well as having a water source.
• At 2:49 p.m. Sunday, advanced life support care was given to a woman on Forest Lane, and she was taken to BRH.
• At 3:35 p.m. Sunday, CCFR responded to a fire alarm on Tongass Boulevard, and no fire was found. Malicious activation.
• At 3:46 p.m. Sunday, basic life support care was given to a man on Willoughby Avenue, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 7:20 p.m. Sunday, advanced life support care was given to a woman on Teal Street, and she was taken to BRH.
Motor vehicle crash
• At 1:39 p.m. Sunday, JPD responded to a car crash involving three vehicles at the intersection of Egan Drive and Mendenhall Loop Road. Investigation revealed that a 49-year-old man driving a 1999 Ford Taurus experienced a reported brake failure and was unable to stop at a red light on Egan outbound. The Taurus sideswiped a 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe that was stopped at the intersection. The Taurus continued through the intersection and hit the side of a 2005 Pontiac Vibe that was making a left-hand turn onto Egan inbound. The driver and passenger of the Vibe were taken to BRH by CCFR for evaluation of non-life threatening injuries. The 49-year-old man, name not provided, was cited for operating an unsafe vehicle and failure to carry proof of insurance.
• At 7:47 a.m. Monday, JPD responded to a two-vehicle crash in the 4000 block of North Douglas Highway. A 50-year-old man operating a 2004 Dodge Dakota was traveling inbound on the highway when he lost control of his vehicle due to extremely slippery road conditions. A 71-year-old woman operating a 2010 Subaru Forester was traveling outbound when she was struck by the vehicle, which had crossed into her lane of travel. Both vehicles were towed from the scene. No injuries. Damage only.
• At 6:52 a.m. Monday, JPD responded to a report of a suspicious man looking through the windows of a residence in the 3600 block of McGinnis Drive. The residents did not know the man. Responding officers contacted Richard Scott Carle, 45, inside a vehicle parked in the driveway of the residence, and he was arrested on two counts of criminal trespass. He was taken to LCCC on $500 bail.
• At 3:09 p.m. Sunday, JPD received a report of vehicle rifling that occurred on March 14 around 12:58 a.m. in the 13300 block of Glacier Highway. A case of Miller Lite ($30) and a yellow handed ax ($50) was stolen.
• At 10:35 p.m. Sunday, a 22-year-old woman reported her purse stolen on Otter Way. The stolen purse was later recovered during a search warrant at a residence on Marsha Avenue.
• At 8:31 p.m. Monday, a 41-year-old man reported his dark blue Mongoose bicycle ($360) was stolen in the 8800 block of Gail Avenue.
• At 10:27 p.m. Sunday, JPD received a report from a 23-year-old man that his .45 caliber Hi-Point pistol was stolen from his unlocked vehicle in the area of UAS housing where earlier two subjects were seen exiting a white Toyota Camery and looking through vehicles.