Police & Fire

Posted: Friday, November 12, 2004

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Drunken driving:

• Police arrested Chris Smith, 36, on a drunken-driving charge at 3:03 p.m. Wednesday on outbound Egan Drive at Vanderbilt Hill Road. They also charged him with failing to stop at the direction of a peace officer and fourth-degree misconduct involving weapons. They lodged Smith at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and impounded the vehicle he was driving.

Domestic disputes:

• Police arrested a woman, 53, on a domestic-violence assault charge at 9:02 p.m. Wednesday in the Lemon Creek area. They lodged her at the state prison. The incident reportedly involved alcohol.

• Police arrested a man, 22, on a domestic-violence assault charge at 2:50 a.m. Thursday in a neighborhood about 17 miles north of the downtown area. They lodged him at the state prison. The incident reportedly involved alcohol. From the same call, police cited a woman, 19, on an underage-drinking charge.

Theft:

• Keys were reported stolen at 1:25 p.m. Wednesday from an office in the 3000 block of Hospital Drive.

• A silver bicycle was reported stolen at 12:21 a.m. in the 400 block of West Willoughby Avenue.

• At 7:43 a.m. Thursday, a digital camera, a 35mm camera and a backpack were reported stolen overnight from an unlocked vehicle in the 4000 block of Taku Boulevard in the Mendenhall Valley.

Vandalism:

• At 8:20 p.m. Wednesday, a woman reported a paint ball striking her living room window in the 9000 block of Tournure Street in the Valley.

Vehicle accidents:

• At 9:05 a.m. Thursday, a woman, 36, reportedly lost control of the 1993 Toyota she was driving in icy conditions in the 17000 block of Glacier Highway. The vehicle reportedly rolled, causing an estimated $3,000 in damage.

• A man, 28, told police at 11:23 a.m. Thursday that the Toyota pickup he was driving struck a parked Jeep Cherokee in the 1500 block of Third Street in the Douglas area. A small dent was reported in the Cherokee, while the Toyota reportedly was undamaged.

Hit and Run:

• A woman reported at 2:06 p.m. Wednesday that an unknown vehicle had struck her 1997 Dodge truck in the 9000 block of Parkwood Drive in the Valley. Damage, estimated at $800, was reported to the passenger side behind the rear tire.

• At 10:30 a.m. Thursday, a woman reported her 1999 Honda was struck the previous night by an unknown vehicle in the 200 block of Marine Way downtown. Damage was reported to the rear bumper.

• At 11:02 a.m. Thursday, a man reported that his Jeep Cherokee was struck overnight by an unknown vehicle while it was parked in the 5000 block of Glacier Highway in the Lemon Creek area. Damage was reported to the bumper and front door on the passenger side, and was estimated at $2,000.

Traffic stop:

• Police impounded a vehicle at 8:04 p.m. Wednesday at Glacier Highway in the Auke Bay Harbor area after citing its driver, a man, 21, on a charge of driving without a license.



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