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Jan. 16, 2011
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Great Bend Fire Department

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


Great Bend Police

A motorist was northbound in the left turn lane of Grant St. at 10th St. at 5:57 p.m. Thursday and struck a vehicle next to it driven by Debra Zecha, and then left the area.

Brian Witt was driving east in the 2500 block of Paseo Dr. at 10:56 p.m. Thursday when his vehicle lost traction and slid into a parked vehicle.


Barton County Sheriff

William Getman’s vehicle struck a trash can that was on K-96 at Heizer around 9:30 a.m. Thursday, causing approximately $350 damage to his vehicle.

A woman called 911 at 2:19 p.m. Thursday because her mother refused to take her to Great Bend to get her children. The sheriff’s office advised they would not give her a ride and to stop calling 911 unless there is an emergency.


Barton County Jail

Booked Jan. 13

Thomas J. Henkle, Great Bend — Assault (domestic violence)

Trisha Johnson, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Terry E. Ludes, Great Bend — Illegal transportation of liquor

Jana D. Troendle-Bosack, Great Bend — No driver license, illegal transportation of liquor, no insurance and expired tag

Released Jan. 13

Joy A. Wetig — $200 cash bond

Dirk Dekker — To Sedgwick County

Todd Gunderson — By Great Bend Municipal Court Judge Pike

Art Herren Jr. — By Judge Pike

Trisha R. Johnson, Great Bend — $250 cash bond

Joni Schreiner — To Ellis County Sheriff

Alex Roth, Ellinwood — Two $2,500 own recognizance bonds, for cases in Barton and Russell counties

Jana Troendle-Bosack, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Terry Ludes, Great Bend — $500 surety bond