Archive for Tuesday, November 28, 2006

On the record

November 28, 2006


Law enforcement report

¢ A 24-year-old Lawrence man reported that someone slashed all four tires and smashed the windshield and two passenger-side windows on his vehicle between 5 p.m. Nov. 21 and 7 a.m. Wednesday in the 1800 block of Crossgate Drive. Damage was estimated at $1,600.

¢ A 25-year-old Lawrence man was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital with possible broken bones after a fight sometime after 2 a.m. Sunday in the 2300 block of Ridge Court. The suspect is an acquaintance.

Burglaries and thefts reported

¢ 1300 block of North Third Street: A 92-year-old Kansas City, Mo., man reported his 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis, valued at $18,000, stolen between 5 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Nov. 21.

¢ 600 block of Elm Street: Items including a personal data assistant and gold purse were stolen between 4:10 a.m. and 4:15 a.m. Thursday while the residents were inside the home, according to a report. The burglar or burglars caused $1,000 damage to the front door.

¢ 600 block of North Iowa Street: A Ford F-350 pickup belonging to First Management was stolen between 4:30 a.m. and 9:15 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle was recovered later, but a report lists $10,000 worth of tools stolen from it.

¢ 1200 block of Massachusetts Street: A 47-year-old Lawrence man told police three unidentified men battered him and stole a 1996 Geo Metro from him around 1:30 a.m. Thursday. He told police the men had been in the vehicle with him when the incident happened. It was recovered that evening in an alley south of 14th Street. Police are investigating alcohol as a contributing factor.

¢ 1800 block of East 19th Street: The Humane Society reported $180 worth of aluminum cans stolen between 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19 and 9 a.m. Nov. 20.

¢ 1300 block of Ohio Street: A 20-year-old Kansas University student's Dell laptop computer valued at $1,400 was stolen between midnight Wednesday and 6 p.m. Saturday.

Injury accidents

¢ Because of weather conditions Monday night, Lawrence Police said they responded to several accidents in the area, but most did not involve injuries. The few injuries that were reported were not severe and did not require treatment at the hospital, police said.

Emergency calls

Fire calls were not available Monday from Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical.


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