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Jan. 30, 2011
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Great Bend Police

A coat and Bible were stolen from a vehicle at 3404 17th St., it was reported Thursday.


Great Bend Fire Department


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

They responded to a wheat stubble fire a half mile west of Hart’s Corner around 10 a.m. Friday. Battalion Chief John Stettinger said the cause was unknown, but the fire started near the highway and could have been started by a discarded cigarette. Ten to 20 acres burned. Firefighters were at the scene about an hour.


Barton County Jail

Booked Jan. 26

Christopher W. Behnke, Great Bend — Failure to appear and contempt of court

Cody Allan Herbel, Russell — Serve sentence

Glen E. Lewis, Great Bend — Domestic battery

Ryan J. Pozalek, Hoisington — Domestic battery

William Crawford, Ellinwood — Contempt of court

Michael Dehne, Boise, Idaho — Driving while suspended

Released Jan. 26

Aaron Leonard Whittington, Hutchinson — Serve partial sentence

Tami L. Palacio — Serve partial sentence

Patrick Cooper, Garden City — Released to Community Corrections in Pawnee County

William Crawford, Ellinwood — $500 cash bond

Michael Dehne, Boise, Idaho — $1,000 cash bond


Booked Jan. 27

Malcolm D. Moody-Standlee, Great Bend — Possession of marijuana and paraphernalia

Larry A. Pedersen Jr., Wichita — Failure to appear

Roxanne Allende, Great Bend — Battery

Mercedes Ann Mater, Great Bend — Probation violation


Released Jan. 27

Ryan J. Pozalek, Hoisington — Own recognizance

Roxanne Allende, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

Malcom D. Moody-Standlee, Great Bend — Charges dismissed

Larry Pedersen, Wichita — Own recognizance bond