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For March 13, 2011
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Barton County Sheriff

A Chevy Blazer driven by Garrett Hayes was northbound on SE 110 Ave. at 7:40 a.m. Thursday when he reportedly ran the stop sign, hitting a van driven by Cassandre Batchman, who was westbound on SE 30 Road. No ambulance was dispatched, but Batchman sustained a small cut to her thumb and the van went in the ditch.

A BCSO patrol car struck a deer in the 1300 block of NW 90 Ave. at 2:12 a.m. Friday.


Great Bend Police

Thursday reports:

Items were stolen from a vehicle at 3909 Lakin Ave.

A vehicle driven by Mary Straub backed from a parking stall in the 1300 block of Main Street and struck a vehicle driven by Lonna Mead, who was southbound at 1:11 p.m.

A Great Bend resident reported sending a Moneygram for a motorcycle he purchased, but he never received it. Loss was $2,125.

A 1986 Ford F-150 was taken from 3200 Lakin Ave. and left at McDonald’s Thursday afternoon.

Someone damaged the screen on the Automatic Teller Machine at 1017 Harrison St.


Great Bend Fire Department

Firefighters made five ambulance runs on Thursday. There were no fires.


Barton County Jail

Booked March 8

Brian G. Goodman, Claflin — Battery domestic violence

Timothy Stiers, Great Bend — Battery domestic violence

Juvenile, Great Bend — Possession of marijuana and possession of stolen property

Bo Jack Coley Great Bend — Parole violation

Melissa Hutchens, Hutchinson — Failure to appear

Brian K. Bruggemann, Great Bend — Battery on a correctional officer, two counts

Jason Brown, Great Bend — Two Great Bend Municipal warrants

Released March 8

Juvenile — Transported to Reno County Youth Services

Brian G. Goodman, Claflin — $2,500 surety bond

Milton Brown, Hoisington — Serve partial sentence

Timothy Stiers, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Tami L. Palacio, Salina — To Saline County Detention

Juvenile, Great Bend — To Juvenile Justice Authority/Reno County Youth Services

Matthew Cooley, Great Bend — Own recognizance

Terry E. Ludes, Great Bend — $5,000 own recognizance bond


Booked March 9

John Flaherty, Claflin — Driving under the influence 2nd conviction and transporting an open container in a vehicle

Amanda N. Decker, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Mitchell Anspaugh, Great Bend — Failure to appear

April D. Myers-Nienke, Ellinwood — Failure to appear warrants from Barton and Dickinson counties

Cassandra Sexton, Great Bend — Giving a worthless check

Released March 9

Amanda N. Decker, Great Bend — $500 surety bond

Aaron Whittington, Hutchinson — Served sentence in full

Mitchell Anspaugh, Great Bend — $500 cash bond

April D. Myers-Nienke, Ellinwood — $200 and $250 cash bonds


Booked March 10

Brett Meyers, Belpre — Serve sentence

Travis Begaye, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Michael Moore, Great Bend — Battery

Matthew W. Pritchett, Great Bend — Failure to appear, two counts

Jeremy Mix, Great Bend — Back from treatment at Larned State Hospital

Billy Hamilton, Hutchinson — Barton County warrant

Douglas W. Thomas, Great Bend — Failure to appear, two counts

Released March 10

Juan Flores, Amarillo, Texas — To Kansas Department of Corrections

Brian Corbin, Ellinwood — Serve sentence

Jason Brown, Great Bend — Released on Great Bend Municipal Court charges

Melissa J. Hutchens, Hutchinson — Per Barton County District Court

Michael Shane Moore Jr., Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

John Flatherty — $1,000 surety bond