Police and fire

Posted: Wednesday, August 02, 2000

Juneau police, fire officials, hospital officials, the Juneau Crime Line and the Coast Guard reported:

Thefts, lost/found items:

Shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday, a woman, 23, reported from Marlintini's that her silver Canon Advantix pocket camera and its zoom lens in a black leather case and $60 in cash had been stolen. Police learned of the theft when they contacted her about some found property that had been identified as hers.

About 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, a woman, 23, reported the theft of $822 in cash from Glacier Avenue.

About 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, a woman, 44, reported two children's bikes had been stolen Monday night from her front yard on Thunder Mountain Road.

Shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday, a man, 50, reported his double kayak missing from his yard at Point Lena Loop Road. The kayak is yellow plastic, 14 feet long, with two cockpits/seats.

About 8 p.m. Tuesday, a man, 30, reported he found a men's 21-speed mountain bike on Amalga Street.

About 1:30 a.m. today, a woman, 38, was placed under citizen's arrest for theft of services in a parking lot in the Mendenhall Valley. Alcohol was involved. She was released at the scene.

Fires:

Capital City Fire & Rescue responded to a report of smoke shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday at the National Marine Fisheries Laboratory at Auke Bay. Upon arrival, firefighters could find no smoke.

Minor consuming:

Shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to a noise complaint on Churchill Way. A man, 19, and a boy, 17, were cited for minor consuming. The man was released at the scene. The boy was transported to a family member's residence.

Vehicle accidents:

Police responded at 5:49 p.m. Tuesday to a report of a single vehicle accident on Egan Drive inbound near Yandukin Drive. The investigating officer estimated damage to the vehicle at $5,000; the vehicle was towed. The operator was a woman, 41.

Capital City Fire & Rescue responded at 5:58 p.m. Tuesday to a report of a pedestrian and vehicle accident at Rotary Park. Upon arrival, they could find no patient. A woman, 18, checked herself into the emergency room at Bartlett Regional Hospital shortly after 8 p.m. She had injuries to her right collarbone and chest. She was discharged home in good condition about two hours later.

Warrant arrests:

Shortly before 1 a.m. today, officers responded to a report of disorderly conduct downtown and arrested a man, 37, on an outstanding JPD warrant for contempt of court. He was lodged at state prison.

Animal encounters:

About 10 p.m. Tuesday, a woman residing on Highland Drive reported a bear in her garage eating garbage. The responding officer was able to shoo the bear away.

About 1 a.m. today, a man reported a black bear was getting into unsecured trash on Great Western Street.

About 2:30 a.m. today, a woman, 32, reported a bear making a din while investigating her neighbor's unsecured garbage on Fourth Street. The bear growled at her. Police assisted the bear in finding the woods.

About 3 a.m. today, an officer responded to the report of a bear in the Dumpster at the Breakwater. The bear left the area.

Other:

A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka helicopter crew transported a girl, 3, from Kake to Sitka on Tuesday afternoon after the child was burned by boiling water. The child and her mother were picked up at 11:15 p.m. and arrived at Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital just before midnight Tuesday. Details of the child's condition were not available this morning.

About 8 a.m. Tuesday, a woman, 42, reported her son was being harassed by a boy, 17, at a downtown fast food business.

Shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, a man, 53, was arrested on Marine Way for disorderly conduct. He was transported to state prison.

Alcohol-related calls: 3.



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