Police & Fire

Posted: Thursday, November 13, 2003

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Vehicle accidents:

• No injuries were reported in an accident at 2:17 p.m. Tuesday on Glacier Highway. A 1996 Dodge allegedly struck a 2002 Chevy. Damage to the Dodge was reported at $500.

• An accident reported at 5:37 p.m. Tuesday on outbound Egan Drive in the Mendenhall Wetlands area reportedly did $500 in damage to each vehicle. A 2003 Jeep allegedly struck a 1995 Ford Thunderbird.

• Police cited a boy, 16, on a charge of failing to maintain a safe distance in a minor accident reported at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday at inbound Egan Drive and Glacier Highway. A 1985 Chevy pickup allegedly struck a 2003 Ford Focus. No damage was reported.

Hit and run:

• A man reported at 11:19 a.m. Wednesday that his 2003 Toyota had been struck by an unknown vehicle near Glacier Highway in the Lemon Creek area. No damage estimate was available.

Domestic dispute:

• Police arrested a woman, 23, on a charge of domestic-violence assault at 8:47 p.m. Tuesday in the Mendenhall Valley. She was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Theft:

• A woman reported at 12:09 p.m. Tuesday that a day pack was stolen sometime this morning from a vehicle left unlocked near Willoughby Avenue.

• A woman reported at 11:22 p.m. Tuesday that her black purse and a black bi-fold wallet was stolen in the South Franklin Street area. The wallet contained credit cards, identification and cash. The loss was listed at $106.

• Police received five reports of stolen newspaper vending machines between 6:39 and 6:42 a.m. Wednesday. Four were reported stolen from Glacier Highway - including one at Hospital Drive and two in the Lemon Creek area. The other was reported stolen from Mendenhall Mall Road. Each machine was valued at $300.

• A woman reported at 7:51 a.m. Wednesday that cash was stolen from inside of a Brady Place residence near the airport.

• A woman reported at 9:01 a.m. Wednesday that her jacket, cell phone, $40 in cash and keys were stolen in the Glacier Highway area sometime Saturday night.

Trespassing:

• Police arrested a man, 25, on charges of criminal trespassing and criminal mischief at 6:52 p.m. Tuesday in the area of David Street in Douglas. He was lodged at the state prison.

Vandalism:

• Police received three reports between 12:20 p.m. and 1:50 p.m. Tuesday of homes being pelted with eggs the previous night. Two reports came from Ka-See-An Drive near the airport and one came from Sharon Street in the Mendenhall Valley.

Underage drinking:

• Police cited a girl, 15, on a charge of underage drinking at 5:36 p.m. Tuesday in the Delta Drive area in the Mendenhall Valley.

• Police cited a man, 20, on a charge of underage drinking at 2:58 a.m. Wednesday in the area of Calhoun Avenue near downtown Juneau.

Traffic stops:

• Police cited a man, 41, on a charge of driving without a valid license at 1:21 a.m. Wednesday on inbound Egan Drive. Police released the man and impounded the vehicle he was driving.

• Police cited a man, 30, on a charge of driving without a valid license at 1:50 a.m. Wednesday on North Douglas Highway. Police cited the man and impounded the vehicle he was driving.



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