Archive for Thursday, August 18, 2005

On the record

August 18, 2005


Law enforcement report

¢ Lawrence Police arrested a 25-year-old Lawrence man early Wednesday morning on suspicion of threatening his girlfriend with two swords in the 700 block of Vermont Street.

According to a police report, the 24-year-old victim, a Lawrence resident, was driving about 1:30 a.m. when her car overheated and stalled. As she was stopped on the side of the road, the man approached her and waved the swords at her, according to a report. Police said they believed the man was under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault.

Emergency calls

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

Fire calls

¢ Authorized controlled burning, 11:14 a.m. Tuesday, 501 Tenn.

¢ Fire call, canceled, 10:43 a.m. Tuesday, 402 N. Second St.

¢ Good intent fire report, no fire, 10:21 a.m. Tuesday, 1501 Irving Hill Road.


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