Police and Fire

Posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2003

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

• Lynda Olsen, 34, of Juneau was arrested at 1:08 a.m. Monday near Glacier Highway and Peterson Hill for felony driving while intoxicated and driving with a revoked license. Olsen was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and the vehicle was impounded.

Underage drinking:

• Police arrested a 20-year-old man on a charge of underage drinking after initially citing him for interfering with an officer at 5:09 p.m. Sunday.

• Police cited an 18-year-old woman for underage drinking near Glacier Highway in Lemon Creek at 1:56 a.m. Monday.

Assault:

• State troopers arrested a 47-year-old Hoonah man on a fourth-degree assault charge, alleging he attacked his girlfriend at the cabin they share in Hoonah. Troopers took the initial report at about 1:20 a.m. Thursday. The man was taken to the Lemon Creek Correctional Center, where he was held without bail because the charge involved domestic violence.

• Police arrested a 46-year-old Juneau woman on two counts of domestic violence at 11:37 p.m. Sunday. The woman was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Thefts:

• A 51-year-old man was cited on a shoplifting charge after allegedly attempting to steal $150 worth of tools from a Glacier Highway business at 3:51 p.m. Sunday.

• A JVC compact disc player and a case of compact discs were reported stolen from a Jeep Cherokee near Rivercourt Way at 4:33 p.m. Sunday.

Vandalism:

• Damage was reported to the door of a black 1997 Ford pickup truck at 7:07 p.m. Sunday near Nowell Avenue.

Hit-and-run:

• At 6:21 p.m. Sunday, a black 1980 Chevrolet Corvette was reported to have been struck by another vehicle on Fritz Cove Road sometime during the previous 24 hours.

Traffic accidents:

• A two-vehicle accident was reported at Egan Drive and Vintage Boulevard at 8:19 a.m. Monday. The driver of a 1985 Chevrolet was cited for failing to maintain a safe distance from a 1997 GMC van, which reportedly sustained an estimated $1,000 in damage.

Trespassing:

• Police arrested a 33-year-old man on a criminal trespassing charge at 4:55 p.m. Sunday. Abbott was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Found property:

• A blue 10-speed Huffy bicycle was turned in to Juneau police for safekeeping at 9:08 a.m. Monday.

• A green child's bicycle was reportedly found at the Douglas Boat Harbor at 9:13 a.m. Monday.

Animal complaints:

• At 3:11 p.m. Sunday, a Long Run Drive resident reported her gate was destroyed by a bear. A Stephen Richards Memorial Drive resident, who complained about a bear eating garbage at 9:46 p.m. Sunday, was cited for having unsecured trash.



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