Law enforcement report
Burglaries and thefts reported
- A Lawrence woman has reported that between 10:30 p.m. Sunday and 4 a.m. Monday someone entered her resident in the 1600 block of Delaware while she was asleep and stole her purse and its contents. The purse, minus $250 in cash, was recovered later in the 1500 block of Maryland. There are no suspects.
- Car stereo equipment valued at about $1,000 was stolen between 10 p.m. Thursday and 6:15 a.m. today from a 1993 Chevrolet that was parked in the 1700 block of Maple Lane. A police report indicates that a window was broken to gain entry to the vehicle. There are no suspects.
- Johnny I's Used Cars, 814 Iowa, has reported that between midnight Wednesday and 8:30 a.m. Thursday someone stole a 1991 Honda from in front of the business. The car was valued at $11,800. Police have no suspects.
- A 1995 Honda, that was stolen between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 4 a.m. Thursday from Ellena Honda, 2957 Four Wheel Dr., has been recovered in Topeka, police said this morning. The vehicle, which was valued at $18,270 on a report, was recovered on the grounds of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center. An investigation is continuing.
- Police are investigating a report of harassing phone calls and terroristic threats that were made to Furrs Cafeteria, 2300 Iowa. A police report indicates that the suspect called the restaurant about 11:30 a.m. Thursday and threatened to shoot a 38-year-old manager. The suspect, who has not been contacted by police, worked at the business for less than a month earlier this year.
- Monica C. Verwoert, 23, 1312 E. 25th Ter., was listed in fair condition this morning at Lawrence Memorial Hospital with injuries she suffered about 4:30 p.m. Thursday in a two-vehicle accident at Sixth Street and Wakarusa Drive. A police report indicates that Verwoert was driving north on Wakarusa Drive and was trying to turn left onto Sixth Street when her car collided with a car driven east by Karla J. Timmons, 26, 1013 Natalie Dr. A police report indicates that Verwoert was cited for failing to yield the right of way and not having proof of liability insurance. Timmons was released after receiving treatment at LMH.
- Nichole McLaughlin, 17, McLouth, was listed in good condition this morning at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., with injuries she suffered Wednesday in a one-vehicle accident about a mile south of Kansas Highway 16 on Wellman Road in Jefferson County. She was transferred to St. Luke's on Thursday from Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
- Montie C. McMickell, 37, Baldwin, was listed in good condition today at the Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan., with injuries he suffered July 8 in a motorcycle accident on Douglas County Road 1055 about a half-mile south of North 1000 Road.
- Angela L. Russell, 23, Blue Springs, Mo., was released Thursday from Truman Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo., where she had been undergoing treatment for head injuries she suffered Aug. 3 in a one-vehicle accident on the Kansas Turnpike about two miles west of the West Lawrence interchange.
Marriage licenses issued
- Michael A. Finch, 18, Lawrence, and Wendy D. Peterson, 18, Lawrence.
- Brian B. Sevy, 23, Lawrence, and LeAnn L. Brungardt, 25, Lawrence.
- Charles L. Byrd, 48, Chicago, and Elaine C. Hammonds, 41, Minneapolis, Minn.
- Terry L. Robbins, 28, Lawrence, and Carolyn L. Newell, 33, Lawrence.
- Robert W. Phelps, 30, Lawrence, and Jaime M. Schultz, 26, Lawrence.
- Edward L. Kraft, 19, Eudora, and Cheryl D. Mullen, 17, Eudora.
- Eric A. Ames, 23, Mission, and Amy M. Gordon, 21, Eudora.
- Investigated an alarm system malfunction at 7:13 a.m. Thursday at 1012 Emery Rd., Building D.
- Investigated an alarm system malfunction at 12:19 p.m. and 12:59 p.m. Thursday at the Lawrence Riverfront Plaza Factory Outlets.
- Investigated a false alarm at 3:28 p.m. Thursday at the Anschutz Science Library.
- Assisted Douglas County Ambulance Service personnel with the extrication of automobile accident victims at 4:29 p.m. Thursday at Sixth and Wakarusa.
- Investigated a cooking fire at 5:24 p.m. Thursday at 413 Cattleman Ct. The homeowner had extinguished the fire when firefighters arrived. Damage is estimated at $1,500.
- Extinguished a fire in an electric commercial sign at 6:02 p.m. Thursday at 3035 Iowa. The fire, which was caused by a short circuit, caused an estimated $3,000 damage to the KLZR radio station's sign.
- Investigated a smoke scare at 8:35 p.m. Thursday at Oliver Hall.