Police and Fire

Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2001

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Driving while intoxicated:

Douglas Bee, 37, was arrested for drunken driving, failure to stop at the direction of a peace officer, resisting arrest and refusal to submit to a breathalyzer test at 12:27 a.m. this morning outside a restaurant on Glacier Highway in the Mendenhall Valley. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center, and the vehicle was released to a licensed driver.

Assaults:

A 39-year-old Juneau man was arrested on charges of domestic violence assault and interfering with a domestic violence report at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday in the Mendenhall Valley. The man was lodged at the state prison.

Thefts:

At 8:54 a.m. Tuesday, Juneau police received a report that a Dell laptop computer with dual batteries was stolen between Dec. 7 and Dec. 10 from the Egan Library at the University of Alaska Southeast.

At 4:46 p.m. Tuesday, Juneau police received a report of stolen moving boxes from Foster Avenue. The boxes contained photo albums, jewelry, CDs, videos and Lenox ornaments.

Vehicle accidents:

A male pedestrian in his late 40s was injured at 7:03 p.m. Tuesday when he was struck by a Ford van at the intersection of 12th and Egan. The man took himself to Bartlett Regional Hospital later in the evening, where he was treated for multiple contusions and sent home in good condition.

Hit-and-run incidents:

At 8:04 p.m. Tuesday, a 23-year-old man reported his 1994 Honda Accord had been hit while parked in the Juneau-Douglas High School parking lot. The vehicle was hit hard enough to move it from its parking spot, and the driver's side door was damaged.

Other:

A 68-year-old Haines woman was airlifted to Juneau on Tuesday by Coast Guard helicopter after suffering complications from a hernia. Coast Guard Air Station Sitka received the call at 5:10 a.m. Tuesday, arrived in Haines at 7:20 a.m. and reached Juneau at 8:20 a.m. The woman was transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital. The helicopter crew battled snow squalls and 30-knot winds.

Domestic violence calls: 1.

Alcohol-related calls: 1.

Crime Line

Juneau Crime Line Inc. is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest or indictment of the person or people responsible for vandalism to a vehicle in downtown Douglas last month.

On Nov. 16, Juneau police received a report that three tires had been slashed on the same vehicle - one tire on Nov. 12, and two more on Nov. 15.

If you have information on this or any other crime, call Crime Line at 586-4243. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and given a number to use when claiming a reward of up to $1,000.



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