Police and Fire

Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

Shortly before midnight Tuesday, Jennifer Walker, 27, was arrested on Nowell Avenue for drunken driving and also charged with driving while her license was revoked. She was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Thefts, lost and found property:

About 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, a black wallet found on Glacier Avenue was turned in to the Juneau Police Department. JPD returned it to its owner, who advised them there was money missing from the wallet, which had been stolen from a vehicle.

About 2:48 p.m. Tuesday, a woman, 18, reported losing her purple Nokia cell phone somewhere in Juneau.

About 2:51 p.m. Tuesday, a citizen reported a tan leather bag stolen from his vehicle on Glacier Highway last week.

About 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, police were informed that a snowmachine had been found on Dan Moeller Trail and would be retained by the caller.


Shortly before 1 a.m. today, a false alarm of unknown origin from the lobby of the downtown library summoned crews from Capital City Fire & Rescue.

Underage drinking:

Half an hour after midnight Tuesday, a girl, 16, was arrested on Gull Way for minor consuming of alcohol and misconduct involving a controlled substance. Another girl, 15, and boys 13, 14 and 15, were cited for misconduct involving a controlled substance. All were released to their parents/guardians.

Traffic stops:

At 2:30 a.m. today, a man, 22, was cited on Egan Drive inbound for driving without a valid operator's license. He was released, and his vehicle was impounded.

Hit-and-run incidents:

Just before 1 a.m. today, a woman, 47, reported her parked and unoccupied vehicle on Thunder Mountain Road was hit by another vehicle, causing about $1,000 in damage.


Early Tuesday, a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew transported an ailing Klawock infant and his mother. The baby was suffering respiratory distress. He was taken to SEARHC in Sitka for treatment.

Shortly before 10 a.m. Tuesday, a man, 71, was cited on Front Street for driving without a valid operator's license.

About 2:15 a.m. today, a man, 30, was tested for drunken driving and cited for driving without a license on Glacier Highway. He was released. His vehicle was impounded.

Alcohol-related calls: .3

Drug-related calls: 1.

Crime Line

Juneau Crime Line Inc. is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest or indictment of the person or people responsible for a theft reported to the Juneau Police Department on Feb. 13. A raft was stolen from a boat moored at Auke Bay harbor. The raft is an 8-foot, blue and white Zodiac inflatable with hardwood slats and transom. It is valued at $1,200.

If you have information on this or any other crime, call Crime Line at 586-4243. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and given a number to use when claiming a reward of up to $1,000.

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