Police calls for Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018

  • By Juneau Empire
  • Sunday, January 14, 2018 7:19am
  • NewsCrime

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone with information about a crime can report a tip anonymously to juneaucrimeline.com.


• At 7:08 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of an assault in the 1600 block of Anka Street. Investigation continues.


• At 4:47 p.m. Wednesday, JPD arrested Barry Allan Elsworth, 40, in the 9400 block of Carrol Place for second-degree burglary. Elsworth was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center and held with no bail.

Domestic violence

• At 11:39 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of domestic violence assault in the Juneau area. Alcohol was a factor. Investigation continues.

• At 12:25 a.m. Thursday, JPD arrested a man for domestic violence assault in the Juneau area.

Drunken driving

• At 2:56 p.m. Wednesday, JPD arrested Thomas Kito, 55, in the 4200 block of Douglas Highway for driving under the influence. Kito was charged with driving with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent, and taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.


• At 5:53 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of fraud in the Juneau area, and the reported fraud was found to be a civil matter.

• At 11:05 Thursday, JPD responded to the report of check fraud in the Juneau area. Investigation continues.


• At 2:22 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of shoplifting in the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road. Investigation continues.


• At 1:19 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of a Ford Expedition being vandalized in the 2000 block of Jordan Avenue, and that the suspect or suspects apparently attempted to steal it.

• At 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of a woman, 29, in the 1900 block of Lemon Creek Road who reported the theft of heating fuel.

• At 7:18 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of a woman, 33, in the 3700 block of Amalga Street who reported a stolen cellphone. The phone was later retrieved.


• At 1:14 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to the report of vandalism in the 10600 block of Mendenhall Loop Road. Investigation continues.

• At 10:08 a.m. Thursday, JPD responded to the report of vandalism to a vehicle parked in the 400 block of Willoughby Avenue.

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