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On the Record for Jan. 17, 2012
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Great Bend Fire Department

Firefighters made seven ambulance runs Friday, six Saturday and six Sunday.

At 11:46 a.m. Saturday, a swather was on fire south of the Radium Road bridge. At 11:50 a.m., a smoke alarm at 1900 McKinley St. was activated by cooking. At 7:17 p.m., firefighters responded to a possible gas leak at 5318 10th St.


Great Bend Police

Theft of the decal on a Kansas license tag was reported Friday.

A hit-and-run vehicle struck a vehicle driven by Francis A. Hinton Jr. at 2:13 p.m. Friday as they were both turning into the Walmart parking lot from 10th St.

A vehicle driven by Rhonda Eurich was backing from a parking stall at 1309 Main at 4:27 p.m. Friday and struck a southbound vehicle driven by Tyler Harrison.

Theft of movies and food from and apartment at 5824 16th St. Terrace was reported Friday.

The window on a vehicle on Fourth St. was broken by a BB, it was reported Friday.

A window was broken on a vehicle at 2316 Ninth St., it was reported Friday.

At 3:35 a.m. Saturday, police received a report that a 1989 Honda car had been stolen from 321 Third St. It had been located earlier in Stafford County.

On Saturday morning, an individual reported someone stole an HP laptop out of a pickup while it was parked at Walmart.

A window on a building at 2805 Ninth St. was broken, it was reported Saturday.

Two guns and an amp were stolen from an unlocked pickup at 5851 Hemlock Dr., it was reported Saturday. Loss was $2,200. While the officer was investigating, he found a marijuana pipe that was booked as evidence.

A burglary at 915 Monroe St. was reported Saturday. A refrigerator was taken.

A vehicle driven by Patrick Kurth was eastbound on Broadway at Tyler St. at 10:52 p.m. Saturday and struck a curb.

A burglary at 1624 10th St. was reported at 1:07 a.m. Sunday.

A window was broken on a building across from Riley School, it was reported Sunday.

An arson and burglary at 1618 10th St. was reported at 1:46 a.m. Sunday.

An aggravated battery by a known person was reported at 5931 Eisenhower Court at 2:02 a.m. Sunday.

On Sunday morning, three people reported vehicles in the 2500 block of Russell Parkway had been egged. The owners were advised to wash it off and call back if there was any damage.

A burglary at 1431 1/2 10th St. was reported Sunday. Someone entered the residence and took items.