Police and Fire

Posted: Friday, April 13, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

Shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday, Lynda Olsen, 32, was arrested on Egan Drive inbound and charged with felony drunk driving after complaints were received that she was driving erratically. She was also charged with driving with a blood-alcohol content over 0.10 percent, driving with a revoked/suspended license, and reckless endangerment. She was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.


On Wednesday in Naukati, a village on Prince of Wales Island, Alaska State Troopers arrested a boy, 15, for first-degree sexual assault. The incident, which targeted several younger juveniles, allegedly occurred March 31. An arraignment was held in Ketchikan, where it was decided that the suspect would be transported to Johnson Youth Center in Juneau. He will be held at JYC pending trial in Craig.

Shortly after 11 p.m. Thursday, a man, 20, was arrested for domestic violence assault in Lemon Creek and lodged at state prison. Alcohol was involved in the incident.

About 11:30 p.m. Thursday, a man, 36, was arrested downtown for domestic violence assault. He was also charged with disorderly conduct. Alcohol was involved. He was lodged at state prison.

About 1:30 a.m. today, a woman, 39, was arrested on Douglas Highway for domestic violence assault and lodged at state prison. Alcohol was involved.


About 4:30 p.m. Thursday, a boy, 17, reported a compact disc and a 100-watt amplifier stolen from his car parked on Teal Street. The value of the stolen items was $70.

Traffic stops:

About 3 p.m. Thursday, a man, 27, was stopped near the intersection of Third and Seward Streets and cited for driving while his license was suspended. His vehicle was impounded. He was released.

About 6:15 p.m. Thursday, a man, 30, was cited and released on Egan Drive inbound for driving while his license was revoked. His vehicle was released to a licensed driver.


Capital City Fire & Rescue responded shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday to what was initially thought to be a vehicle fire on Delta Drive. At the scene, they found someone had ignited a bag of trash in the back of a pickup truck. The fire was quickly extinguished. The truck did not suffer major damage.

Criminal trespassing:

Two people detained a suspect in Valley Court about 11:20 p.m. Thursday when they caught him in one of their cars. The man, 40, was arrested by responding police on a charge of criminal trespassing. Police seized six compact discs and an empty CD box. They are asking residents of the area and Thunder Mountain to contact them if they are missing CDs or a case.

Vehicle accidents:

About 10 a.m. Thursday, there was a collision between a beige Honda Accord driven by a woman, 83, and a green Mazda Protg, driven by a woman, 25. The 83-year-old was cited for failure to yield. The Accord suffered $4,000 damage and was privately towed. The Mazda suffered $1,500 damage. No one was injured.

Domestic violence calls: 3.

Alcohol-related calls: 5.

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