Police & Fire

Posted: Sunday, April 17, 2005

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Drunken driving:

• Police arrested Joshua Worrell, 22, on a charge of drunken driving at 12:19 a.m. Saturday on inbound Egan Drive near Glacier Highway in the Jordan Creek area. They lodged him at Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

• Police arrested Deborah Holman, 53, on a charge of drunken driving at 1:26 a.m. Saturday in the 9100 block of Glacier Highway near the airport. They lodged her at the state prison.

• Police arrested William Bechtol, 48, a non-Juneau resident, on a charge of drunken driving at 1:27 a.m. Saturday on outbound Egan Drive near Norway Point. They lodged him at the state prison.

• Police arrested Ellen Ferguson, 47, on a charge of drunken driving at 3:49 a.m. Saturday on Egan Drive near 10th Street downtown. They lodged him at the state prison.

• Police arrested Jonathan Satre, 22, on a charge of drunken driving at 6:59 a.m. Saturday in the 800 block of F Street downtown. They lodged him at the state prison.

Domestic disputes:

• Police arrested a woman, 25, on one count of assault and another count of domestic-violence assault at 4:33 p.m. Thursday downtown. They lodged her at the state prison.

• Police arrested a man, 44, on a charge of domestic-violence assault at 2:53 a.m. Friday in the Douglas area. They lodged him at the state prison.

Assault:

• Police arrested a man, 20, on a charge of assault at 3:01 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of Fourth Street downtown. They lodged him at the state prison.

Theft:

• A purse was reported stolen at 6:15 p.m. Thursday from an unlocked vehicle in the 400 block of West Willoughby Avenue downtown.

• A wallet was reported missing at 6:57 a.m. Friday from an unlocked locker in the 2800 block of Riverside Drive.

• Police arrested a woman, 23, on a larceny charge at 4:09 p.m. Friday after responding to a report of a shoplifting in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway. They lodged her at the state prison.

• At 8:15 a.m. Saturday, a man reported $500 was stolen from his pocket in the 100 block of South Franklin Street downtown.

Vandalism:

• BBs from a rifle reportedly hit the windshield of a vehicle at 1:09 p.m. Friday in the 8400 block of Thunder Mountain Road.

• Vandalism was reported at 7:04 a.m. Saturday to two restrooms in the 3800 block of Mendenhall Loop Road.

• Tires were reported slashed to a 1999 Pontiac, a 2002 Ford Taurus and a 2004 Ford truck at 9:40 a.m. Saturday in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway in the Lemon Creek area.

Vehicle accidents:

• Police cited a woman, 20, on a charge of failing to yield from a stop after an accident at 8:25 a.m. Friday at David Street and Douglas Highway. The woman was driving a 1989 Jeep Cherokee that was involved in an accident with a 2001 Subaru driven by a woman, 26. Damage was estimated at $3,000 to the Subaru and $1,500 to the Jeep.

• A 1988 Honda Civic, driven by a woman, 18, reportedly struck a 2004 Mazda, driven by a man, 55, at 9:52 a.m. Saturday in the 8800 block of Glacier Highway near the airport. Damage to the Mazda was estimated at $500. No damage was reported to the Honda.

Traffic stops:

• Police impounded a vehicle at 9:46 a.m. Saturday on Glacier Highway near the airport after citing the driver, a woman, 25, on a charge of driving without a license.

Hit and run:

• At 3:14 p.m. Thursday, a 1985 Jeep Cherokee was reported hit by an unknown vehicle at Cope Park.

• An office building was reported damaged at 5:59 p.m. Friday in the 2000 block of Jordan Avenue near the airport after it was apparently damaged by a vehicle. About 1 1/2 feet of cinder blocks were reported damaged.

Calls related to alcohol: 9.

Calls related to domestic violence: 2.



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