POLICE AND FIRE

Posted: Sunday, September 16, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

* Tracy Lynn Miller, 34, was arrested for drunken driving at 8 a.m. Friday on Douglas Highway. She was additionally charged with refusing to take a blood-alcohol test and driving without a valid license. She was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center and the vehicle was impounded.

* Matthew Ward Lewis, 30, was arrested for drunk driving at 3:45 a.m. Saturday on Egan Drive near Vanderbilt. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Assaults:

* A 28-year-old man was arrested for two counts of domestic violence assault at 11:15 p.m. Friday downtown. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Thefts:

* Two shotguns, two fishing poles, and other hunting and fishing equipment were stolen from a locked vehicle in the downtown library parking garage sometime before 7:20 a.m. Friday. The vehicle window was broken.

Vandalism and criminal mischief:

* The driver's side window was broken out of a van on Erin Street sometime before 1:30 p.m. Friday.

* The tires of a vehicle parked on Willoughby Avenue were damaged sometime before 11:30 p.m. Friday.

Vehicle accidents:

* A sport utility vehicle got in an accident with a city bus at 7:20 a.m. Friday on Glacier Highway near Cascade Street. Nobody was hurt, but the SUV sustained $100 damage.

Hit-and-run incidents:

* A vehicle on Commercial Boulevard was hit by another vehicle sometime before 1:30 p.m. Friday.

Animal encounters:

* Bears were reported Friday on Montgomery Street at 3 p.m., on Tongass Boulevard at 9:30 p.m. and on Spruce Street at 10 p.m.

Other:

* A 47-year-old man was arrested for disorderly conduct and harassment at 11:30 a.m. Friday on South Franklin Street. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

* An 18-year-old woman was cited for driving without a license on Front Street at 8 p.m. Friday. She was released at the scene and the vehicle was left parked.

* A 26-year-old man was arrested for criminal trespass at 1 a.m. Saturday on Glacier Highway near the airport. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

* A dumpster caught fire downtown at 2:32 a.m. Saturday. It was put out within 10 minutes.

Domestic violence calls: 1.

Alcohol-related calls: 5.



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