Police and fire blotter

Posted: Thursday, June 01, 2000

Juneau police, fire officials, hospital officials and state troopers reported:

Thefts, lost/found items:

A man, 45, reported about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday from Juneau-Douglas High School that a black 35-mm camera and two removable lenses were missing.

Traffic accident:

A man, 19, reported about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday that he was rear-ended by another vehicle at the Douglas Bridge. His silver Pontiac Trans Am sustained an unknown amount of damage.

Hit-and-run incidents:

A woman, 39, reported about 7 p.m. Wednesday that her vehicle was the victim of a hit-and-run in the Super 8 parking lot. Her 1995 Honda Civic sustained damage in the rear. There were no leads or suspects.

A man, 39, reported about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday that his car was struck in the Alaskan & Proud market parking lot. His blue Toyota Corolla sustained damage to the passenger side. There were no leads or suspects.

Vandalism:

A woman, 38, reported about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday that someone pulled up flowers in her garden on Glacier Highway and threw them into the yard and onto the street. She provided information about a suspect.

Warrant arrests:

Shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday, a woman, 21, was arrested at the Juneau Airport on three outstanding Juneau Police Department warrants totaling $600 for failure to appear; failure to comply with conditions of release; and a failure to report to jail. She was also arrested for an outstanding Juneau Alaska State Troopers warrant for failure to appear for further proceedings.

About 4 p.m. Wednesday at Orca Point, a man, 39, was arrested on a JPD warrant and transported to and lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. The warrant was for failure to comply with conditions of release and for violating a domestic violence protective order.

Other:

At about 6 a.m. today, a motorist in the area of Cope Park reported there was a man in the parking lot surrounded by a large pool of blood. Officers responded and found a man, 36, who was dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head. The name of the man is being withheld at this time, pending notification of next of kin. The state Medical Examiner's Office in Anchorage was notified. Investigation into the incident continues.

About 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, police stopped a boy, 18, near the steamship dock on South Franklin Street and issued him a citation for driving with no valid operator's license. He was released at the scene. His vehicle, a white Volkswagen Fox, was left legally parked in the dock area.

Shortly before 1 p.m. Wednesday, a man, 21, was issued a citation for driving while his operator's license was revoked on Glacier Highway near Auke Bay harbor. His vehicle, a green Honda Civic, was released to a girl, 19.



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