Crime of the Week: Stolen property from U.S. Forest Service

The Juneau Police Department Crime of the Week for Oct. 19 is in reference to a theft from U.S. Forest Service property.

A Forest Service employee reported to police on Oct. 1 that someone had forced in the door of their storage shed, located at the 2100 block of Glacier Highway.

Sgt. Paul Hatch said in a release that three outboard motors were stolen — two OMC 30 horse outboard motors and an 8 horse OMC outboard motor.

Other items reported stolen were an orange Mustang suit, rain coat, hip boots, Wild MC3 stereo microscope, dry bags, camping gear, Skil circular saw, a Honda 2 stroke generator, a Honda 4 stroke generator, a Stihl chain saw, survival suit and various tools.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is encouraged to log onto the Juneau Crime Line at and report the tip. Tipsters are guaranteed anonymity and can be rewarded.

Crime Line is a nonprofit organization composed of a cross-section of the community and is designed to aid police investigations.


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