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On the Record for Jan. 11, 2012
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Great Bend Fire Department

Firefighters made six ambulance runs on Monday. There were no fires.


Other fire departments

Galatia Fire Department responded to a grass fire in the ditch below the power lines on NW 200 Road and NW 70 Ave. at 12:34 p.m. Sunday.


Great Bend Police

Monday reports:

Damage to the Second St. fence on the flood control area was discovered.

A vehicle driven by Dilon Halzie was eastbound in the 1500 block of 10th St. at 2:26 p.m. and struck a City of Great Bend vehicle driven by Robert Kruetzer, who was in the turn lane facing east. Kansas Highway Patrol worked the accident because a city vehicle was involved.

A vehicle driven by Louis Danner was northbound on Main at 10th St. at 2:59 p.m. and struck a vehicle driven by Teresa Walls, who was also northbound. Walls’ vehicle then struck a third northbound vehicle, driven by Annette Valdovinos.

A burglary at 200 McKinley St. was reported. Someone entered a storage shed and took items.

A case was taken for alleged forging of prescriptions for controlled narcotics.

A vehicle driven by Mickie McNett was southbound on Washington St. at 4:17 p.m. and struck a vehicle driven by Shelia Hunt, who was also southbound.

A car at 5937 Aspen Drive was hit by another vehicle at 9:10 p.m.


Barton County Sheriff

Two bales of hay were reportedly stolen from the 500 block of SE 30 Road, one a few weeks ago and one in recent days.

Someone drove through a fence in the 500 block of SW 70 Ave., it was discovered Saturday morning.

Someone drove over a mailbox in the 600 block of West Barton County Road, it was discovered Sunday morning.


Barton County Jail

Booked Jan. 6

Preston Hughes — Failure to appear

Christopher Wilson — Barton County warrant for manufacture of methamphetamine, aid and abet manufacture of methamphetamine, conspiracy to commit manufacture of methamphetamine, possession of precursor products with the intent to manufacture a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine

Derek Black, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Oscar Montes-Delgado, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Caroline M. Thomas, Burton, Mich. — Barton County warrant for possession of methamphetamine, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia

Joy A. Wetig, Great Bend — Criminal damage to property and illegal transportation of liquor


Released Jan. 6

Mark Pelster Jr. — Per Judge Kitts, sometime on the night of Jan. 5

Baltazar Ayala — To Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Ariel Macias — To Immigration and Customs Enforcement


Booked Jan. 7

Juan Carlos Garcia Jr., Great Bend — Shawnee County District warrant for failure to appear

Megan Rhan, Pratt — Serve sentence

Justin Peterson, Great Bend — Two Barton County warrants for contempt of court; and unlawful possession of a controlled substance and criminal carrying of a weapon


Released Jan. 7

Joy A. Wetig, Great Bend — $500 surety bond

Juan Carlos Garcia Jr., Great Bend — Served partial sentence, but booked on active Shawnee County warrant; released after posting $1,000 surety bond


Booked Jan. 8

Kristin H. Willson, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Eric John Tauscher, Hoisington — Violation of a protective order and harassment by telecommunication device


Released Jan. 8

Megan Rhan, Pratt — Served sentence in full

Eric John Tauscher, Hoisington — $2,500 surety bond

Oscar Montes-Delgado, Great Bend — Serve sentence


Booked Jan. 9

Tyrone James Shewbart — Probation violation

Nathaniel Troyer, Great Bend — Probation violation

Sarah Wagner, Great Bend — Failure to comply with bond conditions

Sharr Hamby-Diehl, Great Bend — Contempt of court

Jill Gregg, Great Bend — Serve sentence


Released Jan. 9

Derek Black, Great Bend — Serve partial sentence

Kenton Boone, Stafford County — To Pratt County

Evelyn Medlock — Per Great Bend Municipal court

Tyrone Shewbart — Own recognizance