On the record
Law enforcement report
¢ Lawrence police are investigating the theft of thousands of dollars from several people with disabilities, according to police spokeswoman Kim Murphree. A Cottonwood Inc. employee reported the theft of at least $9,735 from four people. According to police reports the money was stolen from U.S. Bank, 2701 Iowa.
Police were unable to release additional information.
Burglaries and thefts reported
¢ A 21-year-old Lawrence man reported a $9,000 silver Ford Mustang coupe was stolen between Nov. 1 and Tuesday in the 200 block of Elm Street.
¢ A 36-year-old Lawrence man reported $2,060 worth of tools and two tool boxes were stolen between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning in the 4200 block of Goldfield Street.
¢ A 30-year-old Lawrence man was transported to Overland Park Regional Medical Center following a single-vehicle accident that occurred at 9:45 a.m. Friday on Interstate 435 in Johnson County. According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, Joseph S. Ward was driving a 2002 Jeep south on I-435 in Lenexa and went to exit onto the Kansas Highway 10 westbound ramp. According to the report, he drove off the roadway and collided with a rock embankment and rolled three times. His condition was not available.
Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported no calls Friday.