Great Bend Police
A vehicle driven by Gary Anderson was backing from a parking stall in the 2000 block of Lakin at 10 a.m. Wednesday, and struck a vehicle driven by Peggy Burton, who was eastbound on Lakin.
A man was served a notice to appear in municipal court, after allegedly leaving Charlie’s Place bar, 1109 Main, without paying his tab of $30.25.
A burglary at 2231 Morton St. was reported Wednesday. Someone entered and took a laptop computer and a Wii console; total loss was $500.
A semi-automatic .22 caliber handgun was reportedly stolen from a residence at 2807 Gano St.
Kansas Highway Patrol
A passenger in a car was taken to Great Bend Regional Hospital with undetermined injuries on Wednesday, after the car hit a rock that fell from a dump truck, eight miles northwest of Great Bend on K-156.
The car was a 2004 BMW driven by Alan James Anderson, 61, of Logan, Iowa. The injured passenger was Nancy Jean Anderson, 61.
Tony Del Leeds, 31, of Great Bend, was driving the Kenworth truck, turning in to Cheyenne Bottoms. According to reports from the Kansas Highway Patrol and Barton County Sheriff’s Office, he was hauling dirt and rocks when the tailgate came open, dropping part of the load onto the highway at 3:50 p.m. A few minutes later, the car hit one of the rocks.
Barton County Jail
Booked Aug. 24
Gordon D. Arnhold, Great Bend — Contempt of court
Joseph A. Ehret, Russell — One count of identity theft and one count of conspiracy of identity
Martin M. Moran, Lawrence — Contempt of court
Joseph Givens, Great Bend — Driving while suspended and maximum speed limits
Michael Mills, Great Bend — Driving while suspended
Ronnie Detherage, Pawnee County — On a Barton County Municipal Court traffic warrant
Released Aug. 24
Sharr Hanmby-Diehl — Own recognizance bond
Gordon D. Arnhold, Great Bend — $250 surety bond
Joseph Givens, Great Bend — $1,000 surety
Michael Mills, Great Bend — $500 surety