Archive for Thursday, September 4, 2008

On the record

September 4, 2008


Law enforcement report

Burglaries and thefts reported

¢ A 45-year-old Lawrence man reported a golf bag, clubs and balls were stolen from a vehicle between Aug. 30 and Sunday in the 1300 block of Valley Lane. The estimated loss is $2,520.

¢ A 22-year-old Lawrence man reported two laptop computers, two insulin pens and an iPod were among several items stolen between Aug. 14 and Aug. 15 in the 1000 block of Emery Road. The estimated loss is $2,809.

Injury Accidents

¢ A 25-year-old woman was transported to Lawrence Memorial Hospital with her 2-year-old daughter Wednesday following a one-vehicle accident. According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, Brittney Amanda Green was driving a 2000 Ford Explorer south on U.S. Highway 59 when she tried to avoid several vehicles stopped in front of her, entered a ditch and rolled the car on its top. The child didn't require medical attention. Green was in good condition, according to a hospital official Wednesday night.

Emergency calls

Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported these fire calls:

¢ Smoke detector activation, no fire, 8:04 a.m. Tuesday, 1800 Engel Road.

¢ Smoke detector activation due to malfunction, 8:31 a.m. Tuesday, 1800 Engel Road.

¢ Road freight or transport vehicle fire, 8:54 a.m. Tuesday, Kentucky and West Sixth streets.

¢ Assist person, no obvious injury, 9:08 a.m. Tuesday, 1101 Vt.

¢ Medical transfer, 11 a.m. Tuesday, 325 Maine.

¢ Power line down, 12:21 p.m. Tuesday, Maine and West Ninth streets.

¢ Authorized controlled burning, 2:33 p.m. Tuesday, Harper and East 18th streets.

¢ Outside rubbish, trash or waste fire, 2:48 p.m. Tuesday, 1445 Jayhawk Blvd.

¢ Assist person, no obvious injury, 2:56 p.m. Tuesday, 530 Eldridge St.

¢ Arcing, shorted electrical wiring, 10:55 p.m. Tuesday, 3928 W. 11th Place.

¢ Assist person, no obvious injury, 1:09 a.m. Wednesday, 3306 Yellowstone Drive.


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