Archive for Saturday, November 4, 2006

On the record

November 4, 2006


Law enforcement report

¢ A 19-year-old Lawrence man, Gregory A. Krupa, has been arrested for aggravated battery in connection with an incident last weekend that sent Kansas University cross-country and track athlete Tyler Kelly to the hospital. Krupa was booked into jail Thursday. A Lawrence Police detective also arrested John McDonald, 19, Lawrence, on a charge of aggravated battery Friday afternoon in connection with the case, according to jail records.

¢ Lawrence Police said Friday that they issued two tickets Wednesday for alleged violations of the city's smoking ban at the Jet Lag Lounge, 610 Fla. They cited a 55-year-old man and 56-year-old man at the request of the city's fire inspector, who was called to the bar about 11:25 a.m. that day to respond to a complaint about smoking at the business.

¢ Lawrence Police issued a 39-year-old Topeka woman a notice to appear in court on a charge of soliciting door-to-door without a license. Officers responded to the 2500 block of Ousdahl Road Wednesday afternoon after someone reported the woman was trying to sell Kirby vacuum cleaners without a license.

Burglaries and thefts reported

¢ A 24-year-old man is suspected of stealing $2,300 from Kwik Shop, 845 Miss., between Oct. 8 and Oct. 16. A security investigator for the business notified police of the missing money earlier this week. A report has been sent to Dist. Atty. Charles Branson's office for possible charges.

¢ An 83-year-old woman reported five campaign signs stolen between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. Wednesday from her home in the 2400 block of Orchard Lane, according to a report.

¢ A 45-year-old Tonganoxie woman reported a digital camera, a check and a leather foot stool, worth $1,047 total, stolen between 10 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. Oct. 26 from a vehicle in the 2100 block of Quail Creek Drive.

¢ A Kansas University student reported her purse and its contents, valued at more than $2,500, stolen between 1 a.m. and 11 a.m. Wednesday from the 4500 block of Wimbledon Drive.

Injury accidents

¢ An 18-year-old Eudora woman, Angela Evans, was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital Friday morning after her vehicle veered off the road for an unknown reason and struck a cement abutment on North 800 Road. The wreck happened around 10:40 a.m.

Emergency calls

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

Fire calls

¢ Detector activation, malfunction, 1:38 a.m. Thursday, 4209 Quail Pointe Terrace.

¢ Dispatched to fire, canceled, 6:25 a.m. Thursday, 910 E. 29th St.

¢ Detector activation, no fire, unintentional, 6:54 a.m. Thursday, 1200 Sunnyside Ave.

¢ Building fire, 5:22 p.m. Thursday, 2433 W. 24th Terrace.


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