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Archive for Thursday, August 16, 2007

On the Record

August 16, 2007

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Law enforcement report

¢ Two Kansas University students reported that two people sold them magazine subscriptions from a fictitious company between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday at Templin Hall. The students lost a total of $151.

Burglaries and thefts reported

¢ A 20-year-old Lawrence man reported more than $1,300 in loss when a safe, foreign cash and other items were taken from his residence in the 2600 block of University Drive. The incident occurred between 7:20 a.m. and 2:40 p.m. Monday.

Emergency calls

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

¢ Chemical spill or leak, 9:20 a.m. Tuesday, 3511 Clinton Place.

¢ Alarm system activation, no fire, 6:31 p.m. Tuesday, 1429 Kasold Drive.

¢ Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill, 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, 2800 Winterbrook Drive.

¢ Smoke scare, smoke odor, 10:05 p.m. Tuesday, 417 Boulder St.

¢ Gas leak, 12:25 a.m. Wednesday, Tennessee and West 17th streets.

Comments

introversion 7 years, 4 months ago

A smoke scare? Can you actually call that in? "Yes, I'd like to report a smoke scare..."

On another subject, I guess that guy wishes he bought the next size bigger safe... doesn't do you too much good when someone can just take it and walk off...

Tom Miller 7 years, 4 months ago

...makes me wonder...just what kind of smoke...MUST have been scary.

Tom Miller 7 years, 4 months ago

and th' safe story? friend of mine had an old hardware store safe, 3 1/2 feet tall, by three feet square, and some rather enterprising "bandits" stole THAT while he and family were on vacation. apparently, size doesn't seem to matter, if crooks ar determined enough...and the joke was on them...they tried pretty much everything, and couldn't open same, so then they TRIED to dump it in a pond, got their truck buried-up stuck, and were busted for their effort(s)...truly stupid people out there.

feeble 7 years, 4 months ago

There were five or so police cars, a police SUV and a Ambulance on the shoulder of K-10 East bound, just before the Eudora exit at about 7:30pm Thursday night. I know that at least one of the police vehicles came from Lawrence.

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