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On the Record for Nov. 20, 2011
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Great Bend Police

Thursday reports:

A vehicle driven by Alicia Fricke backed into a legally parked vehicle on Warner Circle.

A boys bicycle, black in color, was stolen from 1723 Stone St.

A vehicle driven by Nathan Hilligeist was backing in the 2700 block of 10th St. and struck a vehicle driven by Thomas Johnson, who was eastbound, at 1:43 p.m.

A vehicle driven by Mark McLeland was northbound in the 1800 block of 22nd St. at 2:20 p.m. and struck a legally parked vehicle.

A fake $100 bill was received at 1017 Harrison St.

A window at 1801 Stone St. was shot with a BB.


Barton County Sheriff

Storage sheds at 210 North Washington Ave., Great Bend, were broken into.

A hit-and-run vehicle struck a vehicle in a parking lot at Barton Community College, it was reported Thursday.

A vehicle hit a deer one mile east of Albert on K-96 at 6:16 p.m. Thursday.

Sometime between the 6:16 p.m. accident and 6:54 p.m., the sheriff’s office assisted an outside agency. All information other than "Outside Agency Asst." has been redacted from the service log.

A caller reported seeing a flash and then an explosion about 2 miles south of Frey St. at 12:05 a.m. Friday. Others reported a loud boom as well.


Kansas Highway Patrol

A GMC Sierra driven by Monty D. Hower, 49, of Lucas was westbound on Beatty Road, 3 miles south of Lucas in Russell County, at 11:25 p.m. Friday at a high rate of speed. The driver lost control and over-corrected. The vehicle entered a pasture, where it rolled one-quarter time and came to rest on the driver’s side. Hower was taken to Ellsworth County Medical Center with undetermined injuries.


Barton County Jail

Booked Nov. 17

Esmeralda Romero, Great Bend — Contempt of court

Christopher S. Stamm, Heizer — Contempt of court and failure to appear

Jason Bonner, Salina — Probation violation


Released Nov. 17

Esmeralda Romero, Great Bend — Per Great Bend Municipal Court judge

Jeremy J. Stokes, Hoisington — Own recognizance bond

Zacharia M. Dittrick, Great Bend — $5,000 own-recognizance bond and $2,000 surety bond

Christopher R. Denio, Stafford — Per Judge