Police & Fire

Posted: Wednesday, June 16, 2004

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Theft:

• Police arrested a woman, 18, on two counts of larceny after responding to a shoplifting call at 12:15 p.m. Monday near South Franklin Street. The woman was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

• Police arrested a man, 45, on a larceny charge after responding to a shoplifting call at 2:15 p.m. Monday near Glacier Highway. They lodged him at the state prison. From the same incident, police cited a man, 36, on a charge of receiving stolen property.

• A Nokia cellular telephone was reported stolen at 4:10 p.m. Monday near Glacier Highway. It was unknown when the theft occurred.

• A red Juneau All-Star pullover jacket and $10 were reported stolen at 5:35 p.m. near West Willoughby Avenue. The jacket was valued at $50.

• At 9:48 a.m. Tuesday, a woman reported 32 music compact discs, three pairs of sunglasses and a tin of vanilla breath mints were stolen from her unlocked car during the night near Meander Way in the Mendenhall Valley.

• At 11:53 p.m. Tuesday, a woman reported a cassette tape stolen from her unlocked vehicle the previous night, somewhere in Juneau.

• At 11:56 p.m. Tuesday, a woman reported her black purse was stolen from her unlocked vehicle sometime Monday afternoon near Sherwood Avenue. The purse reportedly contained $160, identification and credit cards.

Vandalism:

• At 5:35 p.m. Monday, two tires from a 1991 Ford Explorer were reportedly slashed the previous night near David Street near Douglas.

Vehicle accidents:

• A boy, 16, was cited on charges of failing to yield and driving in violation of a restriction on his license after allegedly driving a 2000 Cadillac that struck a 2001 Toyota Camry, driven by a woman, 45, at 7:53 a.m. Tuesday on the Douglas Bridge. Damage to the Cadillac was estimated at $2,500. Damage to the Toyota was estimated at $3,000.

Lost property:

• At 2:07 p.m. Monday, a woman reported losing a pouch holding identification and credit cards somewhere in Juneau.

Animal encounters:

• Police received a report at 12:15 p.m. Monday of a bear in the area of Willow Drive that was attracted by garbage stored in a garage. A caller also informed police of a bear getting into garbage at 3:54 p.m. Monday near Hemlock Street.



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