Archive for Monday, January 4, 1999


January 4, 1999


Burglaries and thefts reported

  • A cordless drill, belt sander and other items valued on a police report at $2,484 were stolen between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 4 a.m. Wednesday from Whelan's Contractor's Supply, 1516 W. Sixth.

Police reports

  • Baldwin police early Sunday arrested a 29-year-old Baldwin man on a warrant for aggravated criminal sodomy. Details about the arrest were not immediately available. The man was being held in the Douglas County Jail on $30,000 bond on Sunday night.

Emergency calls

Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported the following responses:

Fire calls

  • System malfunctions, 4:07 a.m. and 12:07 a.m. Sunday, 2424 Melrose.
  • Basketball standby, 5:20 p.m. Saturday, Allen Fieldhouse at Kansas University.

Ambulance calls

  • Medical emergency, 2:50 a.m. Sunday, 2500 block of West Sixth.
  • Medical emergency, 9:55 p.m. Saturday, 1500 block of Inverness.
  • Medical emergency, 4:14 p.m. Saturday, 1100 block of Jersey, Baldwin.
  • Emergency transfer, 3:56 p.m. Saturday, 300 block of Maine.
  • Automobile accident, 3:28 p.m. Saturday, 500 block of Seventh, Lecompton.
  • Emergency transfer, 2:51 p.m. Saturday, 1500 block of Inverness.
  • Sports accident, 1:47 p.m. Saturday, 1200 block of West Campus Road.
  • Nonemergency transfer, 12:33 p.m. Saturday, 300 block of Maine.
  • Medical emergency, 12:26 p.m. Saturday, 900 section of East 1650 Road, Baldwin.

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