Police and Fire

Posted: Monday, June 25, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Thefts:

Police received a report at 2:30 p.m. Saturday from Second Street in Juneau of a CD player, 20 CDs, a radar detector and an amplifier stolen from a vehicle.

A man reported at 5:40 p.m. from Fourth Street in Douglas the theft of a 10-inch subwoofer and an amplifier from his vehicle.

Police received a report at 9:15 a.m. Sunday from Marlintini's of a stolen black canvas purse.

A woman reported at 11 a.m. Sunday from Glacier Highway that her Nokia cell phone had been stolen.

Vandalism and criminal mischief:

Police received a report at 10 a.m. Sunday from Sixth Street of derogatory words spray-painted on a red Chevy Lumina.

Police received a report at 12:45 p.m. Sunday from Glacier Highway of a vandalized driveway and lawn.

Underage drinking:

A man, 19, was arrested at 10:40 p.m. Sunday on Jacobsen Drive for underage drinking, drug possession and making a false report. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. A man, 25, was cited and released for furnishing alcohol to a minor.

Police cited a man, 18, a boy, 17, and a woman, 18, for underage drinking at 1:54 a.m. today near Sheep Creek.

Vehicle accidents:

A man, 35, was cited for failure to maintain a safe distance after a vehicle accident at 4:36 p.m. Sunday at the McNugget intersection. The man, who was driving a 1987 blue Subaru, rear-ended a 1986 red Subaru driven by a 40-year-old man. Each vehicle sustained $2,000 damage.

A man, 18, was cited for driving in the left lane on a curve, after a vehicle accident at 5:33 p.m. Sunday near El Camino Street. The man, driving a 1989 blue Mitsubishi SUV, struck a 1998 white Dodge van driven by a 43-year-old woman. The Mitsubishi had $1,000 damage. The Dodge had $4,000 damage.

Hit-and-run incidents:

A man reported at 9:08 p.m. Saturday from the Auke Bay ferry terminal that his 1997 Toyota Corolla was struck by a hit-and-run driver. The vehicle sustained minor damage to the front bumper and hood.

Animal encounters:

Police received reports of bears at 12:32 p.m. Saturday on Evergreen Avenue, 8:08 a.m. Sunday on Lee Drive, 8:52 a.m. Sunday on Valley Boulevard, 10:22 a.m. Sunday on Ann Coleman Drive, 8:53 p.m. Sunday at Thunder Mountain Mobile Home Park, and 9:53 p.m. Sunday on Great Western Street.

Warrant arrests:

A man, 40, was arrested at 3:37 p.m. Saturday downtown on an outstanding Juneau police warrant for failure to pay a fine, complete alcohol screening and comply with conditions of probation. He was lodged at state prison.

A man, 19, was arrested at 4 p.m. Sunday near Glacier Highway on an outstanding Juneau state troopers warrant charging second-degree sexual abuse of a minor, fourth-degree assault and underage drinking. He was lodged at state prison.

Other:

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew airlifted a 26-year-old man from Klawock to Mount Edgecumb Hospital in Sitka about 8:30 p.m. Saturday. He was in stable condition. The man had received a puncture wound, which was infected, from the spine of a fish.



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