Police & Fire

Posted: Friday, September 30, 2005

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Drunken driving:

• Police arrested 51-year-old Patricia Blair on charges of drunken driving and refusing a chemical test at 11:41 p.m. Wednesday on Glacier Highway. They took her to the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and impounded the vehicle she was driving.

Domestic violence:

• Police arrested a 46-year-old man on a charge of criminal mischief related to domestic violence at 1:13 a.m. Thursday in the Douglas area. They took him to the state prison.

Theft:

• A tan, leather wallet was reportedly stolen at 2:54 p.m. Wednesday from an unlocked locker in the 2800 block of Riverside Drive in the Mendenhall Valley.

• At 7:27 a.m. Thursday, $900 was reported stolen from a home in the 5900 block of Churchill Court in Lemon Creek.

• At 8:32 a.m. Thursday, $30 worth of gasoline was reported stolen from a bus in the 1800 block of Glacier Avenue.

Shoplifting:

• Police arrested a 12-year-old boy on a charge of fourth-degree theft at 1:31 p.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of West Willoughby Avenue. They released the boy to his mother.

Vehicle accident:

• Police cited a 50-year-old woman on a charge of negligent driving after an accident at 1:23 p.m. Wednesday on inbound Egan Drive at Vanderbilt Hill Road. In the accident, police reported a 2004 Dodge Neon struck a 1992 Pontiac. Damage was estimated at $1,500 to the Dodge and $5,000 to the Pontiac.

• A 1996 Jeep Cherokee, driven by a 66-year-old man, and a 1999 Ford Winstar, driven by a 34-year-old woman, were reported in an accident at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday on outbound Egan Drive at Glacier Highway in the Jordan Creek area. Damage was estimated at $1,000 to the Jeep and $3,000 to the Ford.

Hit and run:

• At 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, a 2003 Subaru Forrester was reported struck by an unknown vehicle in the 8600 block of Teal Street near the airport.

Animal encounters:

• A bear and two cubs were reported at 9:22 p.m. Wednesday trying to get into garbage in the 3100 block of Indian Cove Road in the Auke Bay area. At 1:14 a.m. Thursday, a possibly injured large black bear was reported in the 900 block of Third Street in the Douglas area.

Calls related to alcohol: 2.

Calls related to domestic violence: 1.



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