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Lawrence police investigate gunfire


Law enforcement report¢ Lawrence police are investigating an aggravated assault reported by a 36-year-old Lawrence woman Monday. The woman told police that a 32-year-old Lawrence man had discharged a handgun after the two had an argument about 10 p.m. Monday in the 3100 block of West 22nd Street. The suspect and the victim, who was not injured, know each other, police said.¢ Lawrence Police were called at 5:25 a.m. Tuesday to the Greens-At-Alvamar, 3700 Clinton Parkway, in response to three males were attempting to break a vending machine. Officers detained a 13-year-old male suspect at the scene and later detained another 13-year-old male suspect. Police are still seeking a 15-year-old suspect.¢ Excavating equipment owned by an Ottawa company performing utility work in the 5800 block of Harvard Road was spray-painted during the weekend, according to Victor Mitchell, Mitchell's Construction of Ottawa owner. Damage was estimated at $2,000. The incident occurred between 3:30 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.Burglaries and thefts reported¢ A 22-year-old Lawrence man reported the loss of a 1977 gold Oldsmobile Delta 88 Monday. The car, valued at $1,000, was stolen between midnight Sunday and 10:30 a.m. Monday from his residence in the 1300 block of West 24th Street.Emergency callsLawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported these responses:¢ Arcing, shorted electrical, 9:51 a.m. Monday, Kasold Drive and Bob Billings Parkway.¢ Lightning strike, no fire, 10:35 a.m. Monday, 1521 E. 18th St.¢ Forest, woods or wildland fire, 12:42 p.m. Monday, 1804 E. 1500 Road.¢ Motor vehicle/pedestrian accident, 2:05 p.m. Monday, Schwarz Road and West Sixth Street.¢ Sprinkler activation, no fire, 2:23 p.m. Monday, 945 Mass.¢ Smoke or odor removal, 4:50 p.m. Monday, 2000 E. 19th St.¢ Detector activation, no fire, 6:01 p.m. Monday, 1445 Jayhawk Boulevard.¢ Motor vehicle accident, 6:25 p.m. Monday, 1118 N. 300 Road.


newsreader 10 years, 9 months ago

I don't consider that WEST Lawrence at all... It's East of Kasold!!

Michael Birch 10 years, 9 months ago

3100 W. 22nd St. hmmm.......thats my address....I didn't hear any gunshots last night though. If I find a bullet hole in the side of my car I'm kick'n someones azzzzz........................

bearded_gnome 10 years, 9 months ago

small thing but noticed the address for the lightning strike here differs from the e. 18th address in the lightning article.

I'm so comforted knowing that the victim and the perp knew each other! bet there's a story THERE!

Terri Ferguson 10 years, 9 months ago

We need a skating rink!!!!

Kids have nothing to do but crimes!

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