Police & Fire

Posted: Wednesday, October 20, 2004

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Domestic dispute:

• Police arrested a man, 21, on a charge of domestic-violence assault at 1:12 p.m. Monday downtown. They lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Burglary:

• At 9:08 a.m. Tuesday, a white Apple laptop computer was reported stolen sometime during the weekend in a burglary in the 3800 block of Mendenhall Loop Road.

Theft:

• A purple women's mountain bike was reported stolen at 12:22 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of West 11th Street downtown. The bike, valued at $200, reportedly was not locked at the time of the theft.

• Someone in a truck towing a boat reportedly stole $46.72 in gas at 6:07 p.m. from a business in the 5100 block of Glacier Highway in the Lemon Creek area.

• A black jacket, with cash and a cell phone in the pockets, was reported stolen at 10:03 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of South Franklin Street downtown.

• At 11:03 a.m. Tuesday, miscellaneous tools, valued at about $1,000, were reported stolen during the last month from the 5100 block of North Douglas Highway.

Vandalism:

• At 10:01 a.m. Tuesday, two pumpkins were reported vandalized in the 9500 block of Meadow Lane near the airport.

Vehicle accidents:

• One person reported back pain after an accident reported at 8:02 p.m. Monday on Main Street and Egan Drive downtown. Police cited a woman, 44, on a charge of failing to maintain a safe distance in traffic. She was driving a 1992 Toyota, which sustained an estimated $500 in damage. A 2004 Dodge Neon, driven by a woman, 42, sustained an estimated $1,500 in damage.

• No one was reported injured in an accident reported at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the retaining wall on inbound Egan Drive. A man, 18, was operating a Dodge Neon, and a girl, 16, was operating a Ford Escort. Damage to the Ford was unknown. No damage was reported to the Dodge.

• Police cited a man, 56, on a charge of failing to yield from a stop after an accident at 11:53 a.m. Tuesday at Glacier Highway and Trout Street near the airport. The man was driving a 2002 ford pickup. Also involved was a woman driving a 1997 GMC. Damage to the GMC was estimated at $1,500. Damage to the Ford was estimated at $4,000.

Animal encounters:

• At 7:53 p.m. Monday, officers responded to a report of a female bear and two cubs entering an unoccupied home in the 1700 block of Point Stephens Road near the Auke Village Recreation Area. State Fish and Game officers reportedly set a trap. At 1:31 a.m. Tuesday, police got a call about a bear trying to gain entry into a secure structure housing garbage cans in the 100 block of Gastineau Avenue downtown.



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