It's a police car until you look closely and see the details don't quite match. (Juneau Empire File / Michael Penn)

Police calls for Friday, June 10, 2022

This report contains public information from law enforcement and public safety agencies.

  • Juneau Empire
  • Friday, June 10, 2022 6:30am
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This report contains information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies.

Assault

At 9:21 p.m. on Tuesday, a 44-year-old woman reported being assaulted two weeks ago by a 48-year-old woman in the 1900 block of Allen Court.

At 12:59 a.m. on Wednesday, a 38-year-old man was arrested for multiple assault charges, domestic violence- assault, interfering with a report of domestic violence and violating conditions of release and taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Conditions violation

At 7:13 p.m. on Tuesday, 61-year-old Thomas Bell was cited and released for criminal trespass and violating conditions of release in the 8800 block of Glacier Highway. Alcohol was a factor.

At 7:53 a.m. on Wednesday, 37-year-old Jonathan William James was arrested for violating conditions of release in the 100 block of Front Street and taken to LCCC. Alcohol was a factor.

Motor vehicle crash

At 4:55 p.m. on Tuesday, JPD investigated a report of a 27-year-old man in a single-vehicle accident in the 8700 block of Glacier Highway.

At 9:08 p.m. on Tuesday, JPD investigated a report of a vehicle striking a bicyclist in the 3300 block of Douglas Highway. The bicyclist was evaluated for injuries by Capital City Fire/Rescue.

Shoplift

At 10:21 a.m. on Wednesday, 39-year-old Brandi Jo Yatchmenoff was arrested for theft, criminal trespass and violating conditions of release in the 8100 block of Glacier Highway and taken to LCCC.

Trespassing

At 4:37 p.m. on Tuesday, 46-year-old John Nathan Katzeek was cited and released for trespass and violating conditions of release in the 8700 block of Glacier Highway.

Warrant arrest

At 12:54 a.m. on Wednesday, 31-year-old Koby Walter Blake was arrested on a JPD warrant in the 400 block of Franklin Street and taken to LCCC.

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