Archive for Saturday, June 23, 2007

On the record

June 23, 2007


Law enforcement report

¢ Lawrence police recovered possible marijuana plants and cocaine about 3:30 a.m. Thursday at 1020 E. 23rd St.

¢ An EconoLodge employee reported gun shots fired about 1:30 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of McDonald Drive near the Holiday Inn.

Burglaries and thefts reported

¢ A 19-year-old Lawrence man reported a burglary of $1,220 on June 16 at 3 p.m in the 900 block of Emery Road. Stolen was a Microsoft Xbox 360, Xbox games, DVDs and a screen to the rear window.

Injury accidents

¢ A Lawrence man was involved in an injury accident at 5:55 p.m. Thursday near the 191.6 mile marker on the Kansas Turnpike. John Cronister, 22, was driving a 2001 Ford truck when he lost control of his vehicle, overcorrected, went across the lanes of traffic and struck a barrier wall.

Cronister, who was partially ejected, was not wearing a seat belt. He was life-flighted to Kansas University Hospital, where a spokesman said Friday he was in stable condition.

Emergency calls

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

¢ Rescue or EMS standby, 10:04 a.m. Thursday, North 1800 Road.

¢ Smoke detector activation, no fire, 10:10 a.m. Thursday, 1000 Ky.

¢ Smoke detector activation, no fire, 11:20 a.m. Thursday, 325 Maine.

¢ Motor vehicle accident, 1 p.m. Thursday, Michigan and Fifth streets.

¢ Downed power line, 2:10 p.m. Thursday, 601 Kasold Drive.

¢ Coroner scene investigation, 4:28 p.m. Thursday, 325 Maine.

¢ Motor vehicle accident, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, 7-mile marker, Kansas Highway 10.

¢ Controlled burn, 2:23 a.m. Friday, 814 Maple St.


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