Archive for Thursday, March 27, 2003

On the record

March 27, 2003


Accident reports

A 40-year-old Lawrence man was injured when his Ford Explorer overturned about 10 p.m. Wednesday in the westbound lane of Kansas HIghway 10 just west of Eudora. A LifeStar helicopter transported him to KU Med. Law enforcement officers and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical were still working at the accident site late Wednesday night, and no further details were available.

Law enforcement report

A man with a stocking cap on his head and a cloth over his face robbed a local beauty-supply business on Monday night, according to a police report.

The man walked into Beauty Biz, 520 W. 23rd St., Suite D, about 8 p.m. and demanded money from an employee who was closing the store.

The employee, a 20-year-old Lawrence woman, said the man didn't display a weapon. She gave him $513 from the cash register. He left after ordering her to the back of the store, she said.

Police have no suspects.

Burglaries and thefts reported

A 32-year-old Lawrence man reported a collection of watches taken from his apartment in the 500 block of Eldridge Street.

The man lost at least 11 watches ranging in value from $50 to $2,300, according to a police report. The incident happened sometime between March 19 and Sunday, he told police.

Emergency calls

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

Fire calls

  • Smoke detector malfunction, 11:34 p.m. Tuesday, 1642 Ind.
  • Fire call, canceled, 11:20 p.m. Tuesday, 2424 Melrose Lane.
  • Ring or jewelry removal, 10:49 p.m. Tuesday, 3323 Iowa.
  • Smoke or odor removal, 1:44 p.m. Tuesday, 522 Ind.
  • Fire call, canceled, 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, 4601 Clinton Parkway.

Lawrence Humane Society

Stray dogs brought to shelter

  • Labrador retriever and basset hound mix, chocolate, female, 4 years.
  • Labrador retriever and heeler mix, black and white, male, adult.
  • German shepherd, white, male, 2 to 3 years old.
  • Beagle mix, tan and white, female, 3 to 5 years.
  • Huskie, red and white, female, 1 year.

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