Archive for Friday, July 23, 1993


July 23, 1993


Burglaries and thefts reported

-- Police reported that someone cut the vinyl top of a 1992 Geo and stole $5 in coins from the vehicle between 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and 2 a.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of Emery. Damage to the automobile was estimated on a police report at $1,000.

Police reports

-- A 28-year-old Kincaid man was treated and released from Lawrence Memorial Hospital for a cut he suffered about 12:50 a.m. Thursday at Astro's pool hall, 601 Kasold. Police reported that the victim was a bystander to a fight between John L. Mazur, 42, 3716 Pinnacle Ct., and two other people. Officers said the victim was cut after being hit in the head by Mazur. After Mazur left the bar, he attempted to drive away but was arrested. Mazur allegedly damaged a radio inside a police car, a police spokesman said. Mazur was charged Thursday afternoon with three counts of battery and single counts of theft, assault and criminal damage, all misdemeanors. A court date was scheduled for Aug. 10. He was released Thursday on $1,500 bond. No other arrests were made.

Condition reports

-- James A. Pilch II, 25, 1900 W. 31st, remained in serious condition today in the intensive care unit of the Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. He was injured in a motorcycle accident about 2 a.m. Tuesday at 23rd and Naismith.

-- Michael Smith, 46, Lawrence, was downgraded to serious condition today at the Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan., with injuries he suffered in a June 21 car accident on Kansas Highway 32.

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