Police and Fire

Posted: Sunday, March 18, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Thefts:

About 3:45 p.m. Friday, a man, 60, reported the theft of documents from his unlocked vehicle some time since Feb. 10.

Warrant arrests:

About 1:15 p.m. Friday, a girl, 13, was arrested on an outstanding Juneau Alaska State Troopers warrant for failure to pay fines and failure to follow treatment recommendations on two original charges of minor consuming. She was transported to and lodged at Johnson Youth Center.

Shortly after 2 p.m. Friday, a woman, 35, was arrested on Gull Way on an outstanding Juneau Alaska State Troopers warrant. She was transported to and lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday, a man, 23, was arrested in Lemon Creek on a $1,000 cash State Troopers warrant issued for failure to appear in court, failure to pay a fine and failure to complete court-ordered community work service on an original charge of driving while his license was revoked.

Vandalism & criminal mischief:

About 2:15 a.m. Saturday, an intoxicated man, 26, was arrested on Glacier Highway for criminal mischief after causing damage to a vehicle by running over the top of it. The man was lodged at state prison.

About 3:45 a.m. Saturday, an intoxicated man, 21, was arrested on Glacier Highway for second-degree criminal mischief to property in a business. He was transported to and lodged at state prison.

Trespassing:

About 9:15 p.m. Friday, an intoxicated man, 40, was arrested for criminal mischief and criminal trespass. He was transported to and lodged at state prison.

Vehicle accidents:

Capital City Fire & Rescue responded at 10:50 a.m. Saturday to a two-vehicle accident at Glacier Highway and Vintage Boulevard. A 1998 Toyota Corolla driven by a woman, 79, was trying to make a left turn and turned in front of a 2001 Mazda Protege, driven by a man, 23, inbound on Egan near Brotherhood Bridge. Two injured females were transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital. One, 21, was a passenger in the Protege, police said. A female was released and sent home in good condition, while the second patient was still being examined by physicians at 4 p.m. for possible fractures, Bartlett's nursing supervisor said.

Other:

Friday morning, a U.S. Coast Guard rescue helicopter crew from Air Station Sitka airlifted a Klawock woman suffering pregnancy complications. The woman, 34, was airlifted from the Klawock Clinic to Ketchikan where she received treatment Friday afternoon at Ketchikan General Hospital.

Friday afternoon, a Coast Guard helicopter crew saved a fisher when they hoisted her from a 63-foot fishing vessel near Warm Springs, 20 miles east of Sitka. The woman, 18, suffered life-threatening respiratory distress aboard the fishing vessel Northern Explorer. The Jayhawk helicopter crew flew through low visibility and snow showers to reach Warm Springs. The crew lowered its rescue swimmer to the boat to assist in placing the woman in the hoist basket. Her condition was critical en route to Sitka. The ailing woman reached the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium at 1:55 p.m.

Fifty-three minutes after midnight Friday, Capital City Fire & Rescue responded to a report of a person in pain at Cedar Park. A citizen was transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital for examination.

Alcohol-related calls: 3.



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