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Nov. 19, 2010
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Barton County Sheriff

A motorist backed into another vehicle driven by an Ellinwood city official in the 10 block of North Main, Ellinwood, at 4:36 p.m. Wednesday. The sheriff’s office responded to this non-injury accident.

A vehicle hit a deer on U.S. 281, about a mile south of Hoisington, at 6:33 p.m. Wednesday. Kansas Highway Patrol responded.


Great Bend Police

Theft of a check from 2334 Main was reported Tuesday.


Theft/criminal deprivation of a power washer from 1649 K-96 was reported Wednesday.

Claudia Rothe was driving west in the 3300 block of Broadway at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday and rear-ended a vehicle driven by Clarice Brining that was also westbound but waiting to make a left turn into a private drive.

Two females were served with notices to appear in municipal court for allegedly stealing makeup from Walmart.

Damage to a window on the dance school at 2103 Forest Ave. was reported Wednesday.


Great Bend Fire Department

Firefighters made six ambulance runs on Tuesday and seven on Wednesday. There were no fires.


Barton County Jail

Booked Nov. 16

Travis S. Getty, St. John — Failure to appear

April D. Zendejas, Great Bend — Battery domestic violence

Richard Musil, Great Bend — Probation violation

Bo Jack Coley, Great Bend — Probation violation

Jonathon Powell, Warton, Mo. — Barton County warrant for probation and a Russell County warrant

Released Nov. 16

Carlos Morales-Dias, Great Bend — 48 hour own recognizance

Stephen Shane Effertz, Great Bend — To Kansas Department of Corrections

Leona Lynn Strecker, Beaver — To Kansas Department of Corrections

Travis S. Getty, St. John — $1,000 surety bond

April D. Zendejas, Great Bend — Surety bond


Booked Nov. 17

Shala Giardini, Great Bend — Driving while suspended

Keith M. Dannebohm, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Christopher L. Stockwell, Great Bend — Domestic battery

Christopher Behnke, Great Bend — Disorderly conduct

Released Nov. 17

Sergio Ramirez — To Rice County on hold for Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Aaron L. Whittington, Hutchinson — Serve partial sentence

Shala Giardini, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond

James Wonsetler, Great Bend — $2,500 surety bond

Bo Jack Coley, Great Bend — $2,500 and $5,000 surety bonds

Dawn Paulsen, Stafford — To Probation

Christopher L. Stockwell, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond