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Feb. 1, 2011
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Great Bend Fire Department

Firefighters made five ambulance runs Friday, five Saturday and three Sunday.

At 10:17 a.m. Friday they responded to a field fire at 200 South Washington, and at 8:16 p.m. they checked out a smoke smell at 101 Hickory St. There were two false alarms on Friday.

They responded to a grass fire at 670 West Barton County Road at 11:18 a.m. Saturday. The Barton County Sheriff’s Office reports this was a controlled burn that got out of control. The fire department issued a ban on burning until the area gets more moisture.

Shortly before 2 p.m. Sunday they were dispatched to a barn on fire at 49 NW 48 Road. The BCSO log shows the barn was not engulfed and damage was minimal.

Firefighters also responded for a carbon monoxide check at 3903 Forest Ave., at 2:42 p.m. Sunday.


Great Bend Police

A computer valued at $1,200 was stolen from a pickup at 1215 Cleveland St., it was reported Friday.

Brenda Uselton was backing a vehicle on 19th St. and struck a parked vehicle on Morton at 12:56 p.m. Friday.

Lillian Cochran was backing a vehicle in an alley at 1:12 p.m. Friday and struck a vehicle in the 2600 block of 23rd. The other driver then left the area.

A license tag was stolen from a vehicle in the 2500 block of 17th St., and another tag left in its place, it was reported Friday. The tag left behind had been reported stolen in Wichita.

A counterfeit $20 bill was reported Friday at 3600 10th St.

Someone shot a car with a pellet gun, Friday at 3503 10th St. Loss was $500.

A $58 gas skip at 1906 Main was reported at 12:33 p.m. Saturday. The suspect vehicle was a white SUV.

A cruelty to animals case was taken Saturday afternoon, at a house where deceased pets were found.


Barton County Sheriff

A vehicle hit a deer on East K-4 and NE 100 Ave. at 6 p.m. Sunday.


Barton County Jail

Booked Jan. 28

John D Sunderland II, Ellinwood — Contempt; probation violation

Ernest Charles Klima — Failure to appear

Abram S. Williams, Hutchinson — Battery of a correctional officer

Rebecca Boyd, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Rollin Anderson, Great Bend — Possession of marijuana, through Stafford County District Court

Howard D. Johnson, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Martin Rodriquez, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Robert Crawford, Dundee — Serve sentence

Alex Roth, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Neal Baxter, Lyons — Serve sentence

Christopher Olivier, St. John — Serve sentence

Amon Tidmore, Garden City — Driving while suspended

Released Jan. 28

Cody Herbel, Great Bend — Served sentence in full

Ernest Klima, Ellinwood — $5,000 court/surety bond

Glen Lewis — Own recognizance bond through Great Bend Police Department

Rebecca Boyd, Great Bend — $200 cash bond

Bruce Burns, Larned — Own recognizance bond on Rush County charges and released to Kansas Department of Corrections

Amon L. Tidmore III, Garden City — $2,500 surety bond


Booked Jan. 29

Roberto Hernandez, Great Bend — Driving under the influence, no proof of insurance, fail to stop for stop sign and reckless driving

Reynaldo Martinez, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Daisy A. Torres, Great Bend — Battery of a law enforcement officer

Malcom Moody-Standlee, Great Bend — Possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia

Sophia Kimzey, Great Bend — Battery

Jamie Baldwin, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Marice A. Quinton, Manhattan — Driving while suspended 3rd, obstruction of legal process, no valid insurance and speeding

Jesus Duarte-Lazos, Kinsley — No driver’s license and speeding, through Stafford County District Court

Released Jan. 29

Reynaldo Martinez, Great Bend — $144 cash bond

Roberto Hernandez, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Daisy Torres, Great Bend — $1,000 bond

Sophia Kimzey, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Jesus Duarte-Lazos, Kinsley — $1,000 cash/surety bond


Booked Jan. 30

Saul Martinez Delgadillo, Great Bend — Driving under the influence, fail to stop for a stop sign and fail to use turn signal

Lindsay L. Stafford, Great Bend — Battery domestic violence

Aaron R. Zeretzke, Olmitz — Driving under the influence, illegal transportation of liquor, driving while suspended and no insurance

Gina J. Arevalo, Ellinwood — Battery domestic violence, through Ellinwood Municipal Court

Released Jan. 30

Lindsay L. Stafford, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Saul M. Delgadillo, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Aaron Zeretzke, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Gina J. Arevalo, Ellinwood — $500 surety bond

Howard D. Johnson, Great Bend — Serve partial sentence

Neal Baxter, Lyons — Serve partial sentence

Devan Gross, Russell — Serve partial sentence

Alex Roth, Ellinwood — Serve partial sentence