Police & Fire

Posted: Wednesday, May 19, 2004

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Drunken driving:

• Police arrested Jerry Hauf, 65, on a charge of drunken driving at 11:50 p.m. Monday on Glacier Highway in Lemon Creek. Police also charged him with one count of reckless endangerment. Police lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and impounded the vehicle he was driving.

• Police arrested Teresa Huggins, 30, on a charge of drunken driving at 12:05 a.m. Tuesday on outbound Egan Drive at Glacier Highway in Jordan Creek. They lodged her at the state prison and impounded the vehicle she was driving.

Domestic dispute:

• Police arrested a man, 22, on a charge of domestic-violence assault at 8:05 a.m. Tuesday in Lemon Creek. They lodged him at the state prison.

Theft:

• A man reported at 11:50 a.m. Tuesday that a blue Motiv bicycle was stolen at about 7:30 p.m. Monday near Mendenhall Mall Road. The bike was valued at $150.

Vandalism:

• A woman reported at 11:48 a.m. Tuesday that her 2003 Honda CRV had been damaged with a fist-sized dent near Mendenhall Loop Road.

Hit and run:

• At 3:17 p.m. Monday, a woman reported her 2004 Ford Ranger was struck by an unknown vehicle while it was parked overnight Friday near David Street near Douglas.

• At 9:40 a.m. Tuesday, a man reported seeing a Dodge Caravan backing into a Nissan Maxima and leaving the scene without leaving a note.

Found property:

• A woman reported at 3:33 p.m. Monday that she found an aluminum skiff dropped off sometime Sunday in her Fritz Cove Road yard. She told police she will retain the boat until someone comes forward to claim it.

Animal encounters:

• A black bear was reported at 11:47 a.m. Tuesday wandering near Great Western Avenue near Douglas.

Crime Line

OxyContin, Tylox and generic drugs were among the significant amount of prescription pain-relievers taken in a burglary reported Dec. 29, 2003, at Ron's Apothecary, 9101 Mendenhall Mall Road.

The investigation revealed that the preceding weekend, one or more people entered the pharmacy through the ceiling of an adjacent business. Only the drugs were taken and nothing else was damaged.

Under Alaska law, unprescribed possession of the drugs is a felony.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Juneau Police Department or Crime Line immediately.

If you are interested in becoming a board member of Crime Line, please write P.O. Box 20141, Juneau, AK, 99802.

Crime Line is a nonprofit organization composed of a cross section of the community and is designed to aid police agencies in their investigations. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and given a number to claim a reward of up to $1,000. If you have information on this or any other crime, call Crime Line at 586-4243 or send an e-mail to juneaucrime@yahoo.com.

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