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Father-son pickup project comes unhinged

...motivation was likely that someone needed all or part of that type of door for a similar/compatible truck," JPD Lt. Kris Sell told the Empire in a Friday email.Police believe the theft took place sometime between the night of Oct. 17 and the...
String of gas siphonings across Juneau is 'Crime of the Week'

...different neighborhoods reported that gas was siphoned from their vehicles between Sept. 18-24, according to JPD Lt. Kris Sell.Sell said in a statement Thursday that 44 gallons of gas was stolen in the 1900 block of Lemon Creek Road, 40 gallons...
JPD: Lock your car at the movies

...Police Department and Juneau Crime Line highlighted the Sept. 27 theft as their "Crime of the Week" on Friday.JPD Lt. Kris Sell said cars parked at the movies are an "attractive target" to thieves since they know the driver will be gone for a defined...
Avis employee finds stolen rental car at airport

...which was reported stolen on Sept. 29, in the airport long-term parking lot on Monday.Juneau Police Department Lt. Kris Sell said police do not know who returned the car, and they are sweeping it for fingerprints and DNA evidence. Sell noted...
Facebook post prompts investigation as police look for Costco leads case at Costco and made off with $40,000 worth of rings, necklaces and watches.Juneau Police Department Lt. Kris Sell said police doubted the woman was involved - most thieves wait longer to try to get rid of stolen product. Plus, a suspect...
Man busted for bogus bills, spurs investigation

...believe the cases are related."We believe that they're connected based on the serial numbers on the bills," JPD Lt. Kris Sell said in a phone interview Tuesday. "If you use the same original and keep copying it, they're going to be linked...
Is local woman missing or avoiding police?

...obligated - we want to check on her welfare because for most citizens this would be really unusual behavior," JPD Lt. Kris Sell said in a phone interview Monday.Sell conceded that Spaulding has reason to avoid the police: she is wanted for questioning...
'Dash Back to School' triathlon taking place Saturday

...Borough of Juneau, is inviting kids to "dash back to school" by racing in a triathlon this Saturday, Aug. 23.Lt. Kris Sell of the Juneau Police Department says they want to "welcome kids back to school with a fit and fun event," which is...
Suspect who stole $5K gold nugget pays with credit card

...Police Department and Juneau Crime Line released his picture to the public on Friday, according to police.JPD Lt. Kris Sell said the man called the Front Street jewelry store over the weekend and paid for the gold with a credit card."It really...
JPD trains secondhand dealers on new ordinance

...stores - including gun shops - attended the training. The ordinance applies to six to 10 stores in Juneau, JPD Lt. Kris Sell said in a previous Empire report.Sell and JPD Sgt. Krag Campbell went over the ordinance with the shop owners, reminding...


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