Barton County Sheriff
Two vehicles collided at SE 30 Ave. and SE 40 Road at 1:28 p.m. Tuesday. No one was injured.
Great Bend Police
A case was taken after a subject allegedly tried to use a forged check at the Walgreen’s pharmacy. Later in the morning, a Great Bend resident reported theft of the check that was used.
A vehicle driven by Danielle Hayward was southbound on Main at 1:33 p.m. and struck a vehicle driven by Jeffrey Hood, who was southbound on Main stopped in traffic at Broadway Ave.
A vehicle driven by Ryan Stocker was southbound on Morphy St. at 3:10 p.m. and struck a vehicle driven by Zachary Chism, who was westbound on 16th St.
An HTC Merge cell phone was stolen from 2218 Franklin St. Loss was $450.
A vehicle allegedly driven by Keith Fritz, 27, was westbound on 10th St. at 11:37 p.m. and struck a vehicle driven by Lisa Crain, who was also westbound. The driver left the scene and was later arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident.
Speakers were stolen from a vehicle at 1300 Eisenhower Ave.
Barton County Jail
Booked Jan. 17
Richard F. Newkirk, Hoisington — Contempt of court
Sophia M. Kimzey, Hoisington — Probation violation
Christopher Wilson, Great Bend — Probation violation
Jay Kroulik, Ellinwood — Republic County warrant for failure to appear
Released Jan. 17
Tyler Witten, Great Bend — Sentenced to 24 months Community Corrections
Jay Kroulik, Ellinwood — $500 cash bond