Law enforcement report
A 48-year-old Lawrence woman was arrested early Monday for aggravated battery, aggravated burglary and driving while under the influence. According to Lawrence Police, the woman entered a residence in the 600 block of Illinois Street and struck a male with whom she was believed to have had a prior relationship. A female who was in the residence was also the victim of the burglary. The suspect was located and arrested at 4:29 a.m. in the Jayhawk Motel parking lot, 1004 N. Third St. Officers determined that she was impaired, resulting in the DUI charge.
A 54-year-old Shawnee man was taken to Kansas University Hospital by air ambulance Saturday after being involved in a motorcycle accident on U.S. Highway 24-40 just south of Tonganoxie.
Dirk R. Yates was driving north on U.S. 24-40 when his motorcycle went off the road to the east and overturned, Leavenworth County Sheriff's Office reports said.
An official at KU Hospital said Monday that he could neither confirm nor deny Yates was a patient.
Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the crash, reports said. Yates, who was not wearing a helmet, provided a blood sample for testing, the results of which are pending, reports said.