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Oct. 31, 2010
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Pawnee Rock man seriously injured in rollover


Clifford W. Allen II, 22, of Pawnee Rock, was ejected from a pickup that overturned in Barton County, the Kansas Highway Patrol reported Saturday. The exact time of the one-vehicle accident was not known.

Allen lost control of a GMC pickup in the 900 block of NW 80 Ave., one mile south and one mile east of Olmitz. The accident was discovered at 2 a.m. Saturday.

He was taken to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. On Saturday afternoon a hospital spokesman said Allen was in critical condition.


Crime Stoppers

Great Bend Floral, 3414 Broadway, was burglarized sometime between 1:42 p.m. Oct. 17 and 8:30 a.m. Oct. 18. Police Chief Dean Akings reports a fire safe, cash, credit cards, a key and employee files were taken, and loss was about $1,500.

Anyone with information about this or any crime is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers, 620-792-1300, or 888-305-1300 toll-free.


Great Bend Fire Department

At 7:28 a.m. Thursday firefighters responded to a possible car fire at Allied Cementing on North Main. The fire had been extinguished by the owner, who was trying to jump start his a vehicle when he saw the small fire and used an extinguisher to put is out.

At 3:56 p.m., firefighters were sent to 683 U.S. 56 for a carbon monoxide check, and found the cook stove to be the source of the CO.

Firefighters also made five ambulance runs on Thursday.


Great Bend Police

A Coca-Cola machine was stolen from a residence at 3200 Forest Ave., it was reported Thursday. Loss was in excess of $2,000.

Two counterfeit $20 bills were found in the deposit at Kwik Shop, 3907 Broadway Ave., Thursday morning.

Bryan Scott was backing from a driveway at 3:06 p.m. Thursday and struck a vehicle that was southbound on Morton near Ninth St.

A case on four forged checks was taken.

A bar fight at Charlie’s Place, 1109 Main, resulted in several people being arrested for disorderly conduct, around 11 p.m. Thursday.


Barton County Sheriff

A vehicle hit a deer in the 500 block of SE 50 Road at 7:45 a.m. Thursday.

Several people were fighting at 11:49 p.m. Thursday at 1413 10th St., but all refused to file charges. One subject had cuts to the face but refused an ambulance.


Barton County Jail

Booked Oct. 28

Andrew Holinde, Great Bend — Battery domestic violence

Audrey Trimmer, Great Bend — Battery domestic violence

Randy Dent, Great Bend — Russell County warrant; bond set at $2,000 cash only

Stephanie L. Sigmund, Stafford — Driving while habitual violator

Matthew N. Cooley, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Zachary R. Foster — Serve sentence

Peter Montoya, Great Bend — Battery and disorderly conduct


Released Oct. 28

Andrew Holinde, Great Bend — $2,500 surety

Ky Polzin — To Breakthrough House in Salina

Lisa A. Kilgore-Tisdale, Topeka — $10,070.88 own-recognizance bond

Demond A. Agee, Wichita — $14,460.41 own-recognizance bond

Demarkus J. Newman, Pratt — $2,744.06 own-recognizance bond

Christopher Maher, Larned — $3,109 own-recognizance bond

Brian L. ALexander, Hoisington — Served partial sentence

Stephanie Sigmund, Stafford — $1,000 bond

Audrey M. Trimmer, Great Bend — $2,500 surety

Jessie A. Roat, Dodge City — $1,000 surety

Tracy C. Reeves, Great Bend — $5,000 surety