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Police make drug-related arrests
Law enforcement report¢ Lawrence police arrested three men around 11:28 p.m. Saturday in the 700 block of New Hampshire after discovering several illegal substances in their possession.An officer on patrol in the area saw a plastic bag containing green vegetation inside a vehicle parked in a city lot. Officers made contact with one of the subjects and he accompanied officers to the vehicle where police recovered a Glock 27 .40-caliber handgun, numerous small plastic bags containing off-white rock-like substances, a plastic bag containing green pills and a plastic bag containing green vegetation.A 26-year-old Atchison man was arrested on three out-of-county warrants. A 31-year-old Atchison man was arrested on charges of possession with intent to sell narcotics, no drug tax stamp, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana and criminal possession of a firearm. A 26-year-old Chicago man was arrested for possession of marijuana. Emergency calls Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported the following responses:¢ Motor vehicle accident, 12:37 a.m. Saturday, Louisiana and West 23rd streets.¢ Motor vehicle/pedestrian accident, 11:01 a.m. Saturday, 200 1023 Road.¢ Arcing, shorted electrical wiring, 1:26 p.m. Saturday, Iowa and West 25th streets.¢ Fire call, 3:13 p.m. Saturday, 1901 Learnard Ave.¢ Gas leak, 6:49 p.m. Sunday, 1435 W. 19th St.¢ Smoke detector activation, 8:10 p.m. Sunday, 1015 Emery Road.¢ Fire call, 10:41 p.m. Sunday, 1045 W. 19th St.¢ Motor vehicle/pedestrian accident, 4:57 a.m. Monday, 1015 W. 23rd St.