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Subject: BurglaryDate: 05-23-2011
From: Sgt HatchCase or Incident: #110523-001
Summary:On Monday, 05-23-11 at about 0044 hours, JPD responded to an intrusion alarm at a business at the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road. On arrival, it appeared entry had been gained through a window. While investigating the crime scene, an alert officer saw a suspicious subject leaving on foot from the area and contacted the individual.

Through the investigation, it was determined the subject, identified as 20 year old Juneau resident Christopher Whitehead, was the suspect. Whitehead was ultimately placed under arrest for Burglary in the 2nd Degree and Criminal Mischief in the 4th Degree. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and held without bail.
All factual allegations contained in this release are based upon preliminary investigation and are subject to change or clarification as the investigation continues.    Any charges reported in this release are merely accusations and all persons named in this release are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.*** END OF STATEMENT ***