Archive for Wednesday, February 11, 2009

On the record

February 11, 2009


Law Enforcement report

• A 15-year-old boy was robbed at gunpoint in Lecompton on Tuesday night. Douglas County Sheriff’s spokesman Sgt. Steve Lewis said deputies were dispatched at 8:01 p.m. to the 600 block of Whitfield Street in front of Lecompton Elementary School. The 15-year-old, who lives in the area, said that a man in his mid-20s approached him with a pistol and demanded his wallet.

Lewis said that deputies are still looking for the suspect, who is described as a 6-foot, 160-pound white man with a goatee.

• Lawrence police arrested a 27-year-old transient man at 11:35 p.m. Monday on accusations of assault, criminal trespassing and disorderly conduct. He was arrested at the Lawrence Community Shelter, 214 W. 10th St. Bond was set at $300.

• A 64-year-old Lawrence man reported a battery in the 1000 block of Delaware Street. The incident occurred at 3:25 p.m. Monday.

Fire calls

• Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical reported no fire calls Tuesday.


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