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Nearly $5,000 worth of camera equipment reported stolen from Kansas University Art and Design Building
Law enforcement report Burglaries and thefts reported ¢ The Kansas University Public Safety Office reported the theft of a camera valued at $4,895 occurred between May 20 and Thursday from a storage room in the art and design building on Jayhawk Boulevard. ¢ A 27-year-old Lawrence man reported several items were stolen betwen May 28 and Tuesday in the 1500 block of Lindenwood Lane. Items reported stolen include a 32-inch Samsung LCD TV, 15-inch widescreen Toshiba laptop and a Rouge bass guitar. The estimated loss is $1,425.Emergency calls Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported these responses: Fire calls ¢ Smoke detector activation, due to malfunction, 2:05 p.m. Thursday, 1740 Waktins Center Dr. ¢ Power line down, 2:28 p.m. Thursday, Iowa and 15th streets. ¢ Outside rubbish, trash or waste fire, 3:43 p.m. Thursday, Center and Lyon streets. ¢ Alarm system activation, no fire, 4:54 p.m. Thursday, 2300 Lakeview Road. ¢ Smoke detector activation due to malfunction, 5:07 p.m. Thursday, 1200 Sunnyside Ave. ¢ Excessive heat, scorch burns, 6:36 p.m. Thursday, 205 Campbell Court. ¢ House fire, no injuries, 7:40 p.m. Thursday, 1141 N.Y. ¢ Arcing, shorted electrical wiring, 8:16 p.m. Thursday, 1621 Edgehill Road. ¢ Arcing, shorted electrical wiring, 8:18 p.m. Thursday, 1215 W. 27th St. ¢ Assist person, no obvious injuries, 10: 53 p.m. Thursday, 3017 W. 27th Court. ¢ Arcing, shorted electrical wiring, 11:26 p.m. Thursday, 2532 Allison Drive.