Police and fire blotter

Posted: Thursday, March 02, 2000

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Thefts, losses:

A woman, 23, reported about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday that she left her day planner/wallet at a bar in the Mendenhall Valley on Friday night, and it was not there when she returned to retrieve it. The two-tone brown wallet contained her identification and some cash.

Assault:

A man, 18, was arrested about 2 p.m. Wednesday at a downtown residence for domestic violence assault, domestic violence criminal mischief and interfering with the report of a crime. His victim was a woman, 75. The man was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Vandalism:

Police responded to a report about 1 p.m. Wednesday of vandalism to a city caterpillar tractor at Dimond Park. They estimated damage at $2,500.

Vehicle accidents:

A man, 23, reported shortly before noon Wednesday that he was backing a tractor trailer rig to make a delivery on Shaune Drive when the wind caught his door, causing it to hit another vehicle, resulting in about $2,000 damage.

Hit-and-runs:

A woman, 57, reported about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday that someone had hit her parked Jetta on Jerry Drive and then left the scene. She estimated damage at $2,000. The case is under investigation by police.

Explosives:

About 3 p.m. Wednesday, city employees found two blasting caps in a remote area of Dimond Park. The responding officer advised that the caps seem to have been exposed to the elements for nearly a year. He destroyed them.

Other:

Police conducted a traffic stop shortly after 1 a.m. Wednesday on Franklin Street, and arrested a man, 41, for driving without a valid operator's license. He was released at the scene. Another man, 33, was arrested for violating conditions of release. He was lodged at state prison on $5,000 bail.

Domestic violence calls: 1.

Alcohol-related calls: 1.



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