A 38-year-old Juneau man is in serious but stable condition in a Seattle hospital after being shot by a Juneau Police Department officer Saturday morning.
According to JPD’s account of events, two officers responded to a reported car crash Out the Road about 4 a.m. Saturday. Officers found the accident in the 16500 block of Oceanview Drive about 4:19 a.m.
The vehicle was a gray Jeep Cherokee that had fled from police about 1 a.m. that morning.
When police investigated the accident, they found the driver had barricaded himself inside the vehicle.