Archive for Wednesday, November 14, 2001

On the record

November 14, 2001


Law enforcement report

Burglaries and thefts reported

Kring's Interior Fashion Center, 634 Mass., reported that someone took a Porter-Cable brand double router and plunge router and several other items from the store between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday. A Lawrence Police report listed the items' value at $1,370.

Someone broke into a 1989 Jeep Wrangler Saturday night by cutting its canvas top, a Lawrence Police report said. The vehicle was parked in the 1300 block of Ohio Street and belonged to a 19-year-old Lawrence woman. The dashboard was damaged as was a stereo faceplate. But the burglar left behind a 380 semi-automatic pistol that police determined had been stolen in Topeka. A 6-inch folding knife was also left behind in the vehicle.

A 1989 Buick LeSabre abandoned in the 1500 block of Kasold Drive had been reported stolen out of Topeka, Lawrence Police said. The car had been parked in a business' parking lot from Nov. 5 to the time it was towed on Nov. 7. The car was valued at $5,000.

The sunroof of a 2001 Volvo was damaged sometime Sunday night or Monday morning when someone tried to break into it. The car, which belonged to a 50-year-old Lawrence man, had been parked in the 400 block of Rock Fence Place. Damage was listed at $2,000.

More than $3,400 in silver coins, a diamond ring and diamond earrings were reported missing from a residence in the 1200 block of Oak Tree Drive. The items had been kept in a safe in a garage, police were told by the man who lived there. The possible theft occurred sometime between February and October, police were told.

A newspaper delivery person early Tuesday discovered a burglary at Tool Barn, No. 76 U.S. Highway 40. Douglas County Sheriff's officers were called about 6:15 a.m. A door to the business was open but there were no signs of forced entry, a sheriff's report said. A cash register with a small amount of change was taken, the report said.

Mallard Homes Inc., 5200 W. 15th St., reported that someone took 66 sheets of particle board and 35 sheets of Advantec flooring from the 1700 block of Lake Alvamar Drive sometime late Nov. 6 or early Nov. 7. A Lawrence Police report listed the items' value at $1,202.71.

Emergency calls

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

Fire calls

Building fire, 1:25 a.m. Tuesday, 1540 La.

Medical emergency, no patient contact, 10:56 p.m. Monday, 1800 Bagley Drive.

Smoke detector activation, no fire, 9:10 p.m. Monday, 4700 Overland Drive.

Smoke detector activation no fire, 8:18 p.m. Monday, 1012 Emery Road.

Smoke detector activation, 7:03 p.m. Monday, 1012 Emery Road.

Good intent call, 6:19 p.m. Monday, 2545 W. 25th St.

Smoke detector activation, no fire, 3:01 p.m. Monday, 1201 Iowa.

Ambulance calls

Medical emergency, 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, 200 block of Camden Manor Street.

Medical emergency, 7:30 p.m. Monday, 1600 block of Haskell Avenue.

Medical emergency, 6:49 p.m. Monday, 2000 block of Kentucky Street.

Medical emergency, 6:24 p.m. Monday, 2800 block of East 31st Street.

Medical emergency, 6:10 p.m. Monday, 1700 block of Massachusetts Street.

Medical emergency, 5:30 p.m. Monday, 1500 block of Crossgate Drive.

Medical emergency, 4:53 p.m. Monday, 1100 block of East 11th Street.

Medical emergency, 4:02 p.m. Monday, 1400 block of Maple Street, Eudora.

Medical emergency, 3:58 p.m. Monday, 1000 block of Riverfront Road.

Medical emergency, 3:22 p.m. Monday, 600 section of Est 1250 Road.

Medical emergency, 2:25 p.m. Monday, 1100 block of Delaware Street.

Medical emergency, 2:10 p.m. Monday, 100 block of Maine Street.

Medical emergency, 11:42 a.m. Monday, 2200 block of Yale Road.

Medical emergency, 9:23 a.m. Monday, 1500 block of St. Andrews Drive.

Medical emergency, 8:10 a.m. Monday, 900 block of Walnut Street.

Lawrence Humane Society

Dogs brought to shelter

Black lab, no collar, no tags, male, 4 years old.

Brindled and white Boston terrier mix, no collar, no tags, male, 6 years old.

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