Archive for Sunday, September 16, 2001

On the record

September 16, 2001


Law enforcement report

Burglaries and thefts reported

A 1994 Pontiac Grand Am valued at $6,000 was taken between 3 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. Thursday, a Lawrence Police report said. It had been parked in the 1400 block of Pinewood Drive, a 25-year-old man reported to the police.

A Ping golf bag, several golf clubs, golf balls and clothing were taken sometime Aug. 23 from a residence in the 900 block of Indiana Street, a Lawrence Police report said. A 20-year-old man reported the theft. Losses were listed at $761.

A Sony walkman, a 14-karat diamond necklace and other jewelry items were taken between March 16 and March 26 from a residence in the 1800 block of Naismith Drive, a police report said. A 19-year-old woman reported the theft Thursday. Losses were listed at $795.

A 22-year-old Lawrence man reported that a stereo system including a CD player, amplifiers and speakers was stolen between 7 p.m. Thursday and 7 a.m. Friday from Mike's Transmission, 956 N. Third St. A Lawrence Police report listed the stereo's value at $2,500.

Police reports

Someone broke a window about 7:45 p.m. Thursday at a residence in the 900 block of West 29th Terrace, a Lawrence Police report said. Damage listed at $100, the report said.

Someone caused $700 damage to an 8-foot by 16-foot concrete driveway in the 1700 block of Atherton Court, a Lawrence Police report said. Habitat for Humanity owns the lot and reported the damage, which occurred between 5:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. Thursday.

A 52-year-old Lawrence man told Lawrence Police that a manager at Emerson Biggins, 3512 Clinton Parkway, pushed him to the floor Friday after a verbal disagreement. The man and his wife were eating lunch at the restaurant and couldn't hear a nearby television airing news about Tuesday's terrorist attacks because of a loud juke box in the restaurant, Lawrence Police said. When the man asked a manager to turn down the music, a verbal spat ensued, during which the man asked the manager whether he valued his freedom. The manager asked the man and woman to finish their drinks and leave. On the way out of the restaurant, the woman stopped to ask people at another table what was happening on the news, the man claims the manager pushed her with his stomach. Then, the man and the manager exchanged words, and the man claims the manager pushed him onto the floor. Police are investigating the incident.

Injury accidents

A 50-year-old Lecompton woman was injured Saturday after a one-vehicle accident south of Lawrence. Cheryl Evilsizor and her husband, Lawrence, 61, were southbound on U.S. Highway 59, 1 mile south of the Douglas-Franklin County line, when their 1998 Buick Regal hydroplaned on the rainy road and went into the east ditch. Cheryl Evilsizor was taken by ambulance to Ransom Memorial Hospital in Ottawa, then transferred to Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Her condition was unavailable Saturday night. The accident occurred at 3:30 p.m.

Condition reports

Cassie Weeks, the 13-year-old Oskaloosa girl injured in a car accident Sept. 11 on 70th Street about a mile west of U.S. Highway 59 in Jefferson County, was in critical condition Saturday night at Stormont-Vail.

Emergency calls

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

Fire calls

Smoke detector activated, no fire, 2:09 a.m. Saturday, 1727 W. 24th St.

Hazardous material investigation, no problems, 11:14 p.m. Friday, 3624 W. 24th St.

Smoke detector activated, no fire, 4:56 p.m. Friday, 3121 Trail Road.

False alarm, 1:56 p.m. Friday, 2231 Vail Way.

Smoke detector activated, no fire, 1:26 p.m. Friday, 115 E. 17th St.

Ambulance calls

Medical emergency, 1:03 a.m. Saturday, 1700 block of Massachusetts Street.

Medical emergency, 4:46 a.m. Saturday, 800 block of Walnut Street.

Medical emergency, 3:38 a.m. Saturday, 900 block of Indiana Street.

Medical emergency, 2:37 a.m. Saturday, 5100 block of Congressional Creek.

Medical emergency, 9:37 p.m. Friday, 900 block of Massachusetts Street.

Medical emergency, 9:24 p.m. Friday, 300 block of California Street.

Medical emergency, 8:39 p.m. Friday, 2400 block of Morningstar Drive.

Medical emergency, 4:23 p.m. Friday, 300 block of Maine Street.

Medical emergency, 4:37 p.m. Friday, 400 block of Eisenhower Street.

Medical emergency, 2:48 p.m. Friday, 700 block of Louisiana Street.

Medical emergency, 2:13 p.m. Friday, 2200 block of Harper Street.

Medical emergency, 8:29 a.m. Friday, 1500 block of Inverness Drive.

Medical emergency, 6:37 a.m. Friday, 1200 block of Orchard Lane.

Lawrence Humane Society

Dogs brought to shelter

Boxer-lab mix, red and white, blue and white flea collar, male, 1 year old.

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