A sport utility vehicle police believe was involved in a hit and run with a house in the Mendenhall Valley has been located.
Officers continue to investigate the crash, reported on Saturday February 1st, in the 3700 block of Amalga Street.
A 26-year-old Juneau man has been identified as a suspect. According to a police news release, the man denied any involvement in the incident when he was interviewed a day later.
On Thursday, police seized the vehicle allegedly involved in the crash, a red 1998 Ford Expedition.
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