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On the record for May 8, 2011
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Great Bend Police

Thursday reports:

A padlock was cut off one of the doors at 4587 10th St.

Two vehicles at 3300 16th St. were broken into while parked in the driveway. A pair of sunglasses and a compact disc case were taken.

A vehicle driven by Margarita S. Guerrero was northbound on Hubbard making a left turn on 10th at 11:48 a.m. and struck a vehicle driven by David D. Colgan, who was westbound on 10th.

A hit-and-run vehicle struck a vehicle at an unknown location in the city.

A known person allegedly took an individual’s check and cashed it without permission.

Two dirt bikes were reported stolen from the yard at 705 Stone St. at 4:30 a.m. Friday. The bikes were recovered in the 700 block of Morton St.


Barton County Sheriff

A fence at 275 West Barton County Road was cut.


Barton County Jail

Booked May 5

Jason E. Clayton, Ellinwood — Driving under the influence

Benjamin Moses, Great Bend — Driving while suspended

Mason Cox, Great Bend — Failure to appear and felony probation violation

Nicole McHenry, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Tamara Okon, Great Bend — Contempt of court; serve 30 days in jail

Richard B. Liston, Hoisington — Habitual driving

Jan Norwood, Great Bend — Driving while suspended

Shawn McCollum Sr., Claflin — Failure to appear, two counts

Ernest Vanaman, Great Bend — Failure to appear

Douglas Kelly — Kansas Department of Corrections warrant; no bond


Released May 5

Benjamin Moses — $1,000 surety bond

Leona Strecker — To Kansas Department of Corrections

Melvin Gray Jr. — To Kansas Department of Corrections

Jan Norwood — $1,000 surety

Sarah Pettijohn, Dodge City — $5,000 surety

Richard Liston, Hoisington — $1,000 surety

Mark A. Caton, Great Bend — $1,000 cash bond

Nicole McHenry — $200 cash

Aminadab Torres, Great Bend — Own recognizance

Shawn McCollum, Claflin — $264 and $200 cash bonds