(Michael Penn / Juneau Empire File)

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Police calls for Wednesday, March 1, 2023

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

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This report contains information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies.


At 3:28 a.m. on Saturday, 22-year-old Seth Gerrin was arrested in the Juneau area on three outstanding Juneau Police Department warrants.


At 4:33 p.m. on Sunday, 51-year-old Michelle Rita Marie Howard was arrested on Teal Street for violating conditions of release and was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.


At 7:14 p.m. on Saturday, a 65-year-old woman reported a burglary at a storage unit on Jordan Avenue.


At 11:41 p.m. on Sunday, A 39-year-old man was arrested on Glacier Highway for domestic violence assault and was taken to LCCC.

Domestic Dispute

At 8:13 p.m. on Sunday, a 30-year-old woman reported she was assaulted by a 26-year-old woman on Glacier Highway.

Driving While Intoxicated

At 7:13 p.m. on Saturday, 28-year-old Jamie Paddock was arrested on Stephen Richards Memorial Drive on a warrant for failure to appear for the original charge of larceny. She was taken to LCCC.

Motor Vehicle Crash without Injury

At 4:22 p.m. on Saturday, 61-year-old Ernest Ellison was arrested on Valley Boulevard on a no bail warrant and was cited for driving without a license. He was taken to LCCC and the car he was driving was impounded.

Motor Vehicle with Injury

At 11:11 p.m. on Sunday, a 63-year-old woman reported a hit and run accident in the Douglas area.


At 2:05 p.m. on Saturday, an 83-year-old woman reported the theft of her watch on Twelfth Street.

At 4:47 a.m. on Sunday, a 60-year-old woman reported a theft from her vehicle on Moraine Way.

At 9:51 p.m. on Sunday, a 54-year-old woman reported two missing persons and the possible theft of a vehicle and cash on Cascade Street.

Traffic Stop

At 2:55 a.m. on Sunday, 34-year-old David Cox was arrested on Twelfth Street on his outstanding JPD warrant.


At 11:31 p.m. on Saturday, JPD responded to a report of a trespass on Teal Street.


At 1:54 p.m. on Sunday, JPD responded to a report of vandalism on Cinema Drive.

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