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Police & Fire for Friday, May 16, 2014

Posted: May 16, 2014 - 12:09am

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 4:08 p.m. Wednesday, the Juneau Police Department investigated a report of a burglary in the area of Amalga Street.

Criminally negligent burning

• At 6:16 p.m. Wednesday, a juvenile was investigated for attempted criminally negligent burning in the 8400 block of Valley Boulevard.

Driving without a valid license

• At 1:05 p.m. Wednesday, Richard Leroy Hayes, 49, was cited and released for driving without a valid license and failing to carry proof of insurance on Muir Street. His vehicle was impounded.

• At 1:55 p.m. Wednesday, Elsa Garcia-Figueroa, 34, was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid license in the 600 block of Willoughby Avenue, and her vehicle was impounded.

Drunken driving

• At 8:13 p.m. Wednesday, William Ewing, 52, was arrested for drunken driving and driving with a revoked license in the 2200 block of Trout Street. His blood alcohol content level was 0.174 percent. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center and held on $1,500 cash bail for the DWI. Additionally, he was arrested on a $150 warrant for failing to appear for a pretrial court hearing on a previous DWI.

• At 11:24 p.m. Wednesday, Tess Staton, 25, was arrested for drunken driving in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway, and she was taken to LCCC. She was additionally charged with refusing to submit to a Breathalyzer test. She was later released on her own recognizance.

Fire and medical

• At 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Willoughby Avenue, and he was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital.

• At 7:59 a.m. Wednesday, advanced life support care was given to a man on 12th Street, and he was taken to BRH.

• At 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Capital City Fire/Rescue responded to a report of a structure fire on Egan Drive. For more information, see “Report of fire at Centennial Hall just a ‘smoky old light fixture’” in Thursday’s paper.

• At 2:37 p.m. Wednesday, CCFR responded to a good intent call on Glacier Highway, and a woman was assessed with no injuries found. She requested transport from another agency.

• At 3:08 p.m. Wednesday, CCFR responded to an EMS call on 12th Street, and a man was assisted. No transport necessary.

• At 3:55 p.m. Wednesday, CCFR took a woman and medical flight team from Juneau International Airport to BRH. Basic life support care was provided.

• At 4:01 p.m. Wednesday, advanced life support care was given to a man on Great Western Street, and he was taken to BRH.

• At 5:01 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Hospital Drive, and he was taken from Rainforest Recovery Center to BRH.

• At 8:11 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on 12th Street, and she was taken to BRH.

• At 9:10 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Third Street, and he was taken to BRH.


• At 4:40 p.m. Wednesday, a 59-year-old man reported his identity was fraudulently used to file a tax return in Indiana and Michigan.

Indecent exposure

• At 3:56 p.m. Wednesday, Kathryn Bartels, 50, was cited and released for indecent exposure in the second degree in the 100 block of Franklin Street.


• At 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, an unidentified man in his early 20s stole a two-piece DeWalt drill kit valued at $249 and a DeWalt 12V Hex Impact kit valued at $139 from Alaska Industrial Hardware in the 9100 block of Glacier Highway.

• At 5:37 p.m. Wednesday, Dawn Cranston was arrested for failing to pay a taxi cab fare and criminal trespass after being ordered to stay away from a property in the 5000 block of Douglas Highway. Alcohol was involved.

• At 9:02 p.m. Wednesday, a 61-year-old woman reported her black wheelchair was stolen from outside her residence in the 9000 block of Long Run Drive.

• At 10:25 p.m. Wednesday, Ronald Wheat, 46, was arrested for second-degree theft in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway. He was additionally arrested on an outstanding $250 warrant.

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