Police and Fire

Posted: Wednesday, February 07, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

At 10 p.m. Tuesday, Patrick Evans, 38, was arrested on Glacier Highway for felony drunken driving, leaving the scene of an accident and driving while his license was revoked. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. His vehicle was impounded.


About 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, police arrested a man, 44, at his Lemon Creek residence for domestic violence assault; the assault took place at Carrs. The suspect was transported to and lodged at state prison.


Shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday, a man, 36, reported the theft of more than $8,000 worth of stereo equipment from his locked vehicle parked on Glacier Highway. Two windows on the vehicle were shattered in order to gain entrance. The windows will cost $900 to replace. There were no leads or suspects.

Traffic stops:

At 2 a.m. today, police stopped a vehicle driven by a man, 38, near the intersection of Franklin Street and Third. He was cited for driving without a valid license and was then released. The vehicle was impounded.


At 4:25 a.m. today, Capitol City Fire & Rescue responded to a report of a transformer fire on Jordan Avenue. The fire was out before firefighters arrived. AEL&P was alerted. David Stone of AEL&P said that a fuse holder or "cut out," overheated apparently due to corrosion and caught fire. The fuse holder has been replaced, Stone said.

Vehicle accidents:

Shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday, police responded to a two-vehicle accident on Glacier Highway. A man, 31, was operating a green Ford outbound when he made a left turn and was struck by a 1988 Volkswagen Fox operated by a man, 44, driving inbound. The 31-year-old was issued a citation for failure to yield. There were no injuries.

Medical transports:

At 8 a.m. Tuesday, Capitol City Fire & Rescue responded to the report of a citizen suffering a seizure in Lemon Creek, and transported a man, 56, to Bartlett Regional Hospital. He was discharged in good condition at 2:45 p.m.

At 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Capitol City Fire & Rescue responded to the report of a student at Juneau-Douglas High in need of medical aid. A boy, 14, was transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital, and admitted for treatment of a left wrist and left tibia (shinbone) fracture, said Marijo Toner, regional affairs coordinator at Bartlett.

At 2:12 p.m. Tuesday, Capitol City Fire & Rescue responded to a report of an Alaska Airlines passenger with chest pain. He was transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital.


About 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, police officers contacted a vehicle towing another vehicle on Riverside Drive. They cited two men, 37 and 35, for driving while their licenses were revoked.

Domestic violence calls: 1.

Alcohol-related calls: 1.

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