Archive for Wednesday, January 17, 2001


January 17, 2001


  • A 1995 Buick Riviera belonging to a 27-year-old Lawrence man was stolen sometime Monday, according to a Lawrence Police report. It had been parked in the 1500 block of West Third Street. It was valued at $10,000.
  • A Kawasaki motorcycle was stolen sometime Sunday from the 1000 block of West 24th Street, a police report said. It was reported stolen by its owner, a 21-year-old Lawrence man, who listed its value at $7,000.
  • A 20-year-old Lawrence man reported to police that his 1992 Chevrolet Cavalier was stolen Saturday night. It had been parked in the 800 block of West 24th Street. The car was valued at $2,000.
  • A single-axle trailer was stolen Saturday night from Carrousel Trading Co., 4811 Quail Crest Place, police were told. The trailer had been used as a vendor stand and contained awnings, chairs and tables. Losses were listed at $4,200.
  • A 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass was reported stolen Saturday from a residence in the 700 block of North 500 Road, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Department. It was recovered by law enforcement officers in Osage County on Tuesday.

Emergency calls

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

Fire calls

  • Smoke detector activation, no fire, 4:11 p.m. Monday, 219 Summertree Lane.
  • Good intent call, 12:28 p.m. Monday, 1207 E. 13th St.

Ambulance calls

  • Medical emergency, 3:12 a.m. Tuesday, 3800 West 27th Street.
  • Transfer, 3:05 a.m. Tuesday, 300 Maine.
  • Medical emergency, 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, 800 block of East 1250 Road.
  • Medical emergency, 10:17 p.m. Tuesday, 100 block of East 11th Street.
  • Medical emergency, 9:09 p.m. Tuesday, 400 block of East 2200 Road, Eudora.
  • Medical emergency, 5:40 p.m. Tuesday, 800 block of Massachusetts Street.
  • Medical emergency, 5:35 p.m. Tuesday, 2300 block of Packer Road.
  • Vehicle accident, 3:55 p.m. Tuesday, 400 block of U.S. Highway 56, Wellsville.
  • Medical emergency, 1:57 p.m. Tuesday, 2400 block of Melrose Lane.
  • Medical emergency, 12:56 p.m. Tuesday, 1300 block of Connecticut Street.
  • Medical emergency, 11:52 a.m. Tuesday, 3500 block of West 10th Street.
  • Medical emergency, 9:48 a.m. Tuesday, 3300 block of Iowa Street.
  • Medical emergency, 7:48 a.m. Tuesday, 1900 block of Inverness Drive.

Lawrence Humane Society

Dogs brought to shelter

  • Labrador mix, brown, 1 year old.
  • Rat terrier, black and white, blue harness, female, 3 to 5 years old.

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