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Men arrested following robbery
Law enforcement report¢ Police arrested three men from Leavenworth and Lansing following a robbery around 1:51 p.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of Ohio Street. Witnesses told police they saw three men flee the residence as police arrived. A male victim located inside the residence had been battered, but refused medical treatment. At least three people were inside the residence at the time of the incident and two of them said their wallets had been taken. Officers recovered some of the property belonging to the victims, including one wallet, a laptop computer and other items. The investigation continues.Emergency callsLawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported the following responses:¢ Motor vehicle accident with no injuries, 1:01 p.m. Wednesday, Iowa and West 23rd streets.¢ Motor vehicle accident with no injuries, 2:10 p.m. Wednesday, 1800 W. 23rd St.¢ Motor vehicle accident with no injuries, 2:39 p.m. Learnard Avenue and East 23rd Street.¢ Small outside apartment fire investigation, 3:49 p.m. Wednesday, 700 Monterey Way.¢ Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill, 5:29 p.m. Wednesday, 920 N. Second St.¢ Smoke coming from stove vent pipe, 8:13 p.m. Wednesday, 406 N. Seventh St.¢ Passenger vehicle fire, 8:41 p.m. Wednesday, 1504 Powers St. ¢ Motor vehicle accident, 10:24 p.m. Wednesday, Iowa and West Ninth streets.