Police & Fire

Posted: Sunday, May 25, 2008

Juneau police and fire officials and state police reported:

Bear complaint:

• At about 8:30 p.m. Thursday, police received a bear complaint on Douglas Highway.

Burglary:

• At about 6 a.m. Friday, a 45-year-old woman reported that her house was entered in the 600 block of Dixon Street, and a purse with $20 cash and keys were taken.

• At about 7 a.m. Friday, a residence was reported burglarized in the 100 block of Seventh Street. Police were unable to determine if anything was missing.

• At about 7:05 a.m. Friday, police received a report of a burglary in the 400 block of Harris Street. No further details were given.

• At about 9 a.m. Friday, a 56-year-old woman reported that her residence was entered and her purse taken in the 100 block of Seventh Street. The purse and its contents were valued at $1,690. Police recovered all items except three rings valued at $1,090.

Disorderly conduct:

• At about 1:30 p.m. Thursday, a 26-year-old man was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct on Willoughby Avenue.

Domestic violence:

• At about 3:45 a.m. Friday, a 33-year-old woman was arrested and charged with domestic violence assault on Amalga Street. Alcohol was involved.

Driving without a license:

• At about 1 a.m. Friday, a 42-year-old man was cited on a charge of driving without a license on Egan Drive.

• At about 2:45 p.m. Friday, an 18-year-old man was cited on a charge of driving without a license in the 3000 block of Vintage Boulevard. The vehicle was impounded.

Drug activity:

• At about 11:40 p.m. Friday, a 15-year-old boy was cited on a charge of misconduct involving a controlled substance on Willoughby Avenue and released to his parents.

Drunken driving:

• At about 11 p.m. Thursday, Benjamin Bingham, 25, was arrested and charged with drunken driving and refusal to take a breath-alcohol test on Glacier Highway.

• At about 2:50 a.m. Saturday, Navy Nauer, 38, was arrested and charged with drunken driving and refusal to take a breath-alcohol test in the 200 block of Front Street. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and the vehicle was impounded.

Found property:

• At about 10:50 p.m. Thursday, a purse was turned in to police in the 100 block of Egan Drive.

Hit and run:

• At about 4:50 p.m. Thursday, the driver of a 2005 Subaru struck an older model Chevrolet in the 9900 block of Stephen Richards Memorial Drive. The Chevrolet left the area before exchanging information.

• At about 12:30 p.m. Friday, an 18-year-old man reported that his 1984 Mazda was hit by a silver Honda on Front Street. The Mazda received minor damage.

• At about 1:20 p.m. Friday, a 55-year-old man reported that his parked Pontiac was backed into by an unknown vehicle in the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road. Damage was estimated at more than $500.

Lost property:

• At about 10:30 p.m. Thursday, a 39-year-old woman reported that her pink fabric wallet valued at $20 was lost, along with her credit cards, checkbook, identification cards and about $10 in cash.

• At about 11 a.m. Friday, a 47-year-old man reported a lost credit card in the downtown area. He lost it between May 2 and Friday.

• At about noon Friday, a 42-year-old man reported a lost wallet containing $30 and other miscellaneous items in the downtown area.

Minors consuming:

• At about 10:40 p.m. Friday, an 18-year-old man was arrested and charged with minor consumption and misconduct involving a controlled substance in the 9200 block of Cinema Drive. He was lodged at the state prison.

• At about 12:10 a.m. Saturday, a 19-year-old woman was cited on a charge of minor consumption on North Douglas Highway.

Theft:

• At about 3 p.m. Thursday, a gray Dell laptop computer and cables in a blue nylon bag were reported stolen in the 8700 block of Trinity Drive. The items were valued at $2,040.

• At about 9:30 a.m. Friday, a 58-year-old man reported that his unlocked vehicle was entered and medication valued at $40 was taken in the 200 block of Troy Avenue.

• At about 10 a.m. Friday, a 55-year-old woman reported that four hub caps worth $450 were stolen in the 9200 block of James Boulevard.

• At about 3:20 p.m. Friday, a 47-year-old man reported the theft of a cable from an exercise machine in the 300 block of Fifth Street.

• At about 4:15 p.m. Friday, a 48-year-old man reported the theft of his gold wedding band from his unlocked GMC in the 200 block of Marine Way. The ring was valued at $1,000.

• At about 5:15 a.m. Saturday, a bike was reported stolen and returned to its owner in the 2800 block of Linda Avenue.

• At about 9:45 a.m. Saturday, a 26-year-old man reported vandalism and theft from his vessel totaling $264 in the 3800 block of Melrose Street.

Traffic accidents:

• At about 2 p.m. Thursday, a 19-year-old man driving a 1996 Dodge was involved in an accident with a 45-year-old man driving a 2006 Ford in the 8500 block of Old Dairy Road. The Dodge sustained $500 in damage and the Ford sustained $5,000 in damage.

• At about 4:30 a.m. Friday, an 18-year-old woman driving a 2003 Jeep and her 16-year-old male passenger were transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital for minor injuries after being involved in an accident on Arctic Circle. The Jeep sustained an estimated $3,000 in damage.

• At about 8 a.m. Saturday, a 22-year-old man was cited on a charge of driving without insurance on North Douglas Highway after his 1986 Chevrolet was reported in a ditch. There was about $3,000 in damage to the vehicle.

Vandalism:

• At about 7:10 a.m. Friday, a 51-year-old woman reported that her Subaru was vandalized on Ferry Way. There was $200 in damage and a workout bag valued at $50 was taken.

• At about 7:50 a.m. Friday, a 2007 Jeep was broken into on Ferry Way. Property valued at $240 was taken. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $200.

Vehicle rifling:

• At about 11:50 a.m. Saturday, a 43-year-old woman reported that her Subaru was rifled through in the 8500 block of Forest Lane.

• At about noon Saturday, a 22-year-old woman reported that her Jeep was rifled through in the 8500 block of Forest Lane.



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