Police and fire

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Posted: Tuesday, May 30, 2000

Driving while intoxicated:

At about 2:30 a.m. Monday, police pulled over a car driven by Jamie Kelly, 24, on Egan Drive near Twin Lakes. He was arrested for drunken driving and taken to the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Thefts:

At about 3 p.m. Saturday, a man, 44, reported an outboard motor had been stolen from his boat at Aurora Harbor.

At about 5:30 p.m. Sunday, a 15-year-old boy was arrested for shoplifting at Fred Meyer. He was released to a family member.

At about 5:30 p.m. Sunday, a man, 50, reported his purple, 21-speed bicycle was stolen the previous night from outside the Mendenhall Mall. The bike was worth about $300.

At about 5:30 p.m. Monday, a man, 30, was arrested for shoplifting at Alaskan and Proud Market.

At about 10:30 p.m. Monday, a woman, 56, reported that her wallet was stolen from her Lemon Creek home.

Underage drinking:

At about 1:30 a.m. Sunday, police pulled over a pickup truck near Mile 26 of Glacier Highway. An 18-year-old man was cited for underage drinking and speeding.

At about 4:30 a.m. Sunday, police pulled over a pickup truck driven by a 19-year-old woman near Mile 14 of Glacier Highway. A passenger, a 16-year-old girl, was cited for underage drinking. She was released to her family.

At about midnight Sunday, police responded to a report that a girl had passed out on Gray Street. The girl was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital and cited for underage drinking. She was released to a family member.

Vehicle accidents:

At about 1 p.m. Saturday, a 20-year-old man was cited for tailgating after a two-car accident at the intersection of Riverside and Riverwood drives. The 20-year-old's vehicle sustained about $1,000 of damage. The other vehicle, a pickup truck, was driven by a 31-year-old man. It sustained about $2,000 of damage.

At about 1 a.m. Sunday, a man, 32, crashed his motorcycle on Egan Drive near Norway Point. The man suffered a serious leg injury, and was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital. Police are investigating the accident.

Hit-and-run incidents:

At about 9 a.m. Sunday, a man, 56, reported that his rental car had been the victim of a hit-and-run at Auke Bay Harbor. The car sustained about $1,500 of damage.

Other:

At about noon Sunday, a 38-year-old man was arrested for contempt of court after he left the Juneau Recovery Unit. He had been ordered by a court to stay at the facility.

At about 12:30 p.m. Monday, a black bear was reportedly eating garbage on South Franklin Street near the cruise ship dock. Police reported that the bear was surrounded by tourists, causing a potentially dangerous situation. The bear, however, escaped up the side of Mount Roberts.

Alcohol-related calls: 7



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