Police and Fire

Posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2003

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Thefts:

• A cordless drill, a drill bit and a men's ring were reported stolen from a residence at 12:05 p.m. Monday near Aspen Avenue. Police did not have an estimated value for the items.

• A license plate was reported stolen at 12:53 p.m. Monday from a vehicle parked in an undisclosed location in Juneau. Police did not have an estimated value for the item.

• A Kenwood stereo was reported stolen at 2:56 p.m. Monday from a Jeep Cherokee parked near Glacier Highway. Police did not have an estimated value for the item.

• About 200 gallons of heating oil were reported stolen at 3:27 p.m. Monday near Diane Road. The fuel was valued at $300.

• An Adidas jacket with a cell phone in the pocket was reported stolen at 5:12 p.m. Monday near Marine Way. The total value of the items is $250.

Vandalism and criminal mischief:

• The rear side of a business was reported spray-painted with words and symbols at 1:44 p.m. Monday near Mendenhall Mall Road.

• The side of a business was reported spray-painted at 2 p.m. Monday near Mendenhall Mall Road.

• A window was reported broken out at 8:02 a.m. Tuesday at a business near Glacier Highway. Damage was estimated at $2,500.

Vehicle accidents:

• A vehicle was struck by a city bus at 8:42 p.m. Monday near West Ninth Street. Police did not have an estimate of damage. No one was injured and no one was cited.

• A 1989 Chevy pickup truck struck a deer at 7:42 a.m. Tuesday near outbound Egan Drive and Old Dairy Road. The deer was euthanized and removed from the scene. Police did not have an estimate of damage to the vehicle.

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 stealing a variety of handguns and long guns, including a Barrett semi-automatic rifle and a Bushmaster Competition .223 caliber May 2 from Rayco Sales. An unknown amount of ammunition also was stolen. The items are valued at more than $15,000.

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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