One shot was fired in an officer-involved shooting Saturday, according to the Juneau Police Department. Police say Sgt. Chris Gifford fired the shot that injured Jeremie Shaun Tinney, 38, of Juneau while officers were investigating a single-vehicle crash in the 16500 block of Ocean View Drive.
A man who was shot by a Juneau police officer was medevaced to Seattle and is expected to live. The police, the Department of Law and the Alaska Bureau of Investigation are trying to determine why lethal force was used.
Juneau police recovered some stolen items linked to recent burglaries including items reportedly taken from Observatory Books in early September. The items were recovered while police served a search warrant Wednesday afternoon on a property in the 300 block of Village Street in downtown Juneau.