Police & Fire

Posted: Friday, February 04, 2005

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Drunken driving:

• Police arrested Kirk Stagg, 43, at 12:41 a.m. Thursday on Douglas Highway near Cordova Street on a charge of drunken driving. They lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and impounded the vehicle he was driving.

Drug activity:

• Police arrested three boys, two 15 and one 17, on felony fourth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance at 12:13 p.m. Wednesday after the youths were allegedly found in possession of marijuana at Juneau-Douglas High School. All three were lodged at the Johnson Youth Center. The oldest boy also was charged with misdemeanor fourth-degree weapons misconduct for allegedly being in possession of a knife.

Theft:

• At 8:38 a.m. Thursday, a woman reported the theft of a black purse containing $75 from her desk in a building in the 300 block of Willoughby Avenue downtown.

• At 9:38 a.m. Thursday, a man reported $900 and a gold nugget valued at $500 stolen sometime in the previous two days from his jacket in the 2200 block of Trout Street near the airport.

Vehicle accidents:

• At 9:10 p.m. Wednesday, a 1996 Chevrolet driven by a man, 25, reportedly backed into a parked 1989 Ford, which in turn struck a man, 37. The pedestrian refused medical assistance.

• Three people were taken to Bartlett Regional Medical Center for treatment after an accident at 8:20 a.m. Thursday at Glacier Highway and Industrial Boulevard. A 2002 Jeep reportedly lost control and swerved into the path of a 1995 Ford Explorer. The Jeep reportedly was totaled. Damage to the Ford was estimated at $4,000.

• Police cited a woman, 23, on a speeding charge and cited a woman, 28, on charges of driving without a valid license or proof of insurance at 9:48 a.m. Thursday on Mendenhall Loop Road and University Drive. The younger woman was driving a 1996 Chevrolet truck that reportedly struck a 1994 Chrysler driven by the older woman. Police impounded the Chrysler.

• At 10:19 a.m. in the 4400 block of Mountainside Drive in the Lemon Creek area, five vehicles, including a U.S. Post Office vehicle, were reported in a ditch.

• At 11:53 a.m. Thursday, a Ford Explorer was reported in a ditch at inbound Egan Drive at Sunny Point.

Hit and run:

• At 3:16 p.m. Wednesday, a parked 2000 GMC truck was reported to have been struck by an unknown vehicle in the 300 block of West Eighth Street downtown.

Calls related to domestic violence: 0

Calls related to alcohol: 1



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