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Motorbike valued at $2,000 reported stolen
Law enforcement report Burglaries and thefts reported ¢ A 22-year-old Lawrence man reported a 2002 Aprilia motorbike valued at $2,000 was stolen between Wednesday and Tuesday in the 1000 block of Alabama Street. ¢ A Salb Construction employee reported that drywall was criminally damaged Tuesday in the 3000 block of Harper Street. The damage estimate is $1,000. ¢ An 18-year-old Lawrence man reported an XBox 360 game console and games and a Samsung cell phone were stolen Sunday in the 1800 block of Miller Drive. The estimated loss is $1,200.Injury Accidents ¢ A 44-year-old Lawrence man was flown to Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., via air ambulance after a single-car accident Thursday on Kansas Highway 10. According to Kari Wempe, Douglas County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman, about 5:10 p.m. a 1999 Toyota car was driving west on the highway near mile marker 8.5 just east of County Road 1057. David Teska drove off the north shoulder and attempted to correct, but overcorrected and drove into a ditch, hitting the driver's side of the car into a tree, Wempe said. The man had nonlife-threatening injuries, Wempe said.