Police and Fire

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2000

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

About 4:15 p.m. Friday, Cathy Bannish, 38, was arrested on Egan Drive inbound for drunken driving. She was transported to the Juneau Police Department for processing. She then was released.

About 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Joanne Hosey, 32, was arrested on Jerry Drive for drunken driving. She was transported to the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.


About 2:45 a.m. Saturday, a man, 24, was arrested at Marlintini's Lounge for assault. He was transported to state prison. Alcohol was involved in the incident.


Police responded about 7 p.m. Friday to a report of a rock being thrown through the window of a vehicle on Old Glacier Highway. A purse was stolen from the vehicle. There were no leads or suspects.

Warrant arrests:

About 2:30 p.m. Friday, a boy, 13, was arrested on Foster Avenue on a detention order and transported to the Johnson Youth Center.


About 3 a.m. Saturday, a man, 21, was arrested in Marlintini's parking lot for criminal trespass. He was transported to state prison. Alcohol was involved in the incident.

Injuries, ambulance calls:

At 1:27 p.m. Saturday, firefighters from downtown and the Mendenhall Valley responded to Floyd Dryden Middle School because of a report of a boy who had been knocked out from a fall while playing basketball.

At 1:56 p.m. Saturday, firefighters and an ambulance responded to Juneau-Douglas High School's main gym, where a wrestler was reported to have been injured. The wrestler was a senior from Hoonah who suffered a possible broken collar bone or rib. He was transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital on a back board.

Animal encounters:

A bear hanging around the water's edge at Norway Point for several days has been causing a traffic hazard, as motorists slow or stop to watch him. Juneau Police observed him splashing in the water there about 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Police urge motorists not to block traffic while sightseeing.


About 7:40 p.m. Friday, a girl, 17, was cited on Mendenhall Loop Road for driving without a valid operator's license. She was then released.

Alcohol-related calls: 4.

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