POLICE AND FIRE

Posted: Thursday, September 28, 2000

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

Capital City Fire & Rescue responded about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday to a report of a car on its roof in a downtown parking lot. The car did a slow rollover and then slid a little, police said. Police had responded about 15 minutes earlier, and arrested Ella Fortin, 71, for drunken driving. She was transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital for treatment of minor injuries, and then to the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Her vehicle was impounded.

About 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, police arrested Todd Dubs, 34, on Egan Drive outbound for drunken driving. He was transported to state prison. His vehicle was impounded.

Thefts:

About 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, a boy, 12, reported his orange and blue Royce Union single-speed freestyle trick bicycle had been stolen from Floyd Dryden Middle School.

About 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, a woman, 35, reported the theft of her daughter's blue and black backpack at 3 p.m. Monday at Floyd Dryden. The value of the backpack and contents was estimated at $94.

Noise complaint:

About 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, a woman, 41, and a man, 46, were arrested for disturbing the peace on Amalga Street. Alcohol was involved. They were lodged at state prison.

Animal encounters:

Shortly before 8 a.m. Wednesday, police received a complaint of a bear getting into the Dumpster at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall.

About 2:30 a.m. today, police received a call about a bear in a Dumpster on Salmon Creek Lane.

Other:

About 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, a citizen reported a man was taunting his dog on Egan Drive. The man then kicked the dog, which was on a leash, the report said. The man, 33, was issued a citation for cruelty to animals.

Alcohol-related calls: 4.

Crime Line

Juneau Crime Line Inc. is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest or indictment of the person or people responsible for a burglary in a utility trailer parked on Wren Drive. The burglary was reported Aug. 25 to the Juneau Police Department. Access into the trailer was forced, and numerous tools were stolen. The tools include four strip screw guns, three palm nailers, five nail guns, five worn-drive Skill saws, two 10-inch chop saws, three aluminum extension ladders, four wooden step ladders and miscellaneous hand tools. The combined value of the tools is estimated at more than $5,000.

If you have information on this burglary or any other crime, call Crime Line at 586-4243. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and given a number to use when claiming a reward of up to $1,000.



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