Police calls for Monday, April 4, 2016

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.


• At 1:31 a.m. Saturday, the Juneau Police Department received a report of assault in the 400 block of Third Street. Investigation continues.


• At 1:50 p.m. Friday, JPD assisted another agency at the Juneau International Airport in the 1800 block of Shell Simmons Drive.

• At 1:24 a.m. Saturday, JPD assisted Capital City Fire/Rescue with a medical call in the Juneau area.


• At 8:12 p.m. Friday, a 24-year-old woman reported that a 43-year-old woman placed her in fear of imminent physical injury by her words and conduct in the 2800 block of Postal Way.

Domestic dispute

• At 8:55 p.m. Friday, JPD received a report of a domestic violence assault in the Juneau area. Alcohol was involved.

Drunken driving

• At 12:42 a.m. Saturday, JPD arrested Kenneth Brown, 29, for driving under the influence in the 1200 block of Egan Drive. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Alcohol was involved.

• At 3:30 a.m. Saturday, JPD arrested Leah M. Walsh, 22, for driving under the influence in the 3400 block of Glacier Highway. Walsh’s breath alcohol concentration was .160 percent according to a sample provided. She was taken to LCCC and later released on her own recognizance.

Motor vehicle crash

• At 10:53 a.m. Saturday, JPD received a report of a hit-and-run at the Silver Bow Inn in the 100 block of Second Street. Investigation continues.


• At 6:19 p.m. Friday, a 42-year-old man reported a Suzuki 125 dirt bike was stolen in the 2200 block of Trout Street.

• At 8:49 a.m. Saturday, JPD received a report of theft of construction equipment from Channel Construction in the 1700 block of Anka Street. The combined value of the stolen tools was approximately $2,650. Investigation continues.

• At 8:54 a.m. Saturday, JPD responded to a reported theft in the 100 block of Franklin Street.


• At 12:12 a.m. Saturday, JPD arrested Cory Francis Anderson, 26, for criminal mischief for breaking a window in the 200 block of Front Street. He was taken to LCCC. Alcohol was involved.

Vehicle trespass

• At 1:12 a.m. Saturday, a 53-year-old man reported two of his vehicles in the 1100 block of Fifth Street were rifled. Nothing of value was taken.

Warrant arrest

• At 10:29 p.m. Friday, JPD arrested Sherry Petranovich, 49, on two outstanding warrants, as well as for providing false information and violating conditions of her release in the Juneau area. JPD will forward further charges of duty of an operator to render assistance and assault against Petranovich.

Weapons Misconduct

• At 12:31 p.m. Friday, JPD arrested Robert McCord, 50, for misconduct involving weapons at the Bergman Hotel in the 400 block of Third Street. McCord was taken to LCCC and held without bail.

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