Criminal case proceedings
- Craig Brigham, 25, Lawrence, was sentenced to 40 months in prison for burglary, attempted theft, possession of stolen property and theft under $500. The prison sentence was suspended, and Brigham will serve one month in jail, followed by a two year probation. The charges stemmed from a house and car burglary in December 1996.
- Robert D. Martin, 22, Lawrence, was given probation after being convicted on two counts of auto burglary. The charges were filed in November 1996; five other charges were dismissed.
- Dwayne L. Carter, 24, Kansas City, Kan., was sentenced to two years and three months in jail for possession of cocaine with intent to sell and possession of marijuana. The sentence was suspended, and Carter was placed on three years' probation.