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OTR for Sept. 26, 2019 - Fire update
Fire 2106 27th St 9-2019
Fire damage is shown at the back of a house on 27th Street in Great Bend, the scene of a fire on Thursday evening, Sept. 26. - photo by Hugo Gonzalez

Great Bend Fire/EMS

Firefighters responded to a house fire at 5:12 p.m. Thursday at 2106 27th St. and a bomb scare at 3:17 p.m. at the University of Kansas Health Systems Great Bend Campus, 514 Cleveland St. Barton County Sheriff’s Office and Great Bend Police Department also responded to these calls.

The Kansas Fire Marshal’s Office visited the fire scene Thursday evening but at last report the cause of the fire was unknown. It appeared to start in the location of the rear deck/back porch. One person was flown to a Wichita hospital with burn injuries; no information on the individual’s condition was available. Damage was estimated at $50,000.

After the bomb threat, the hospital was searched and nothing was found.

Emergency Medical Service responded to 11 calls.

Barton County Sheriff

A fraud case was reported Thursday at Marks Custom Signs, 67 B NE 20 Road.

A theft was reported in the 1000 block of NE 160 Ave., Claflin.

Great Bend Police

A fraud case was reported Thursday at The Reserves at Trail Ridge, 188 Grant St. Apt. 118.

A non-injury crash was reported at 2:56 p.m. at 11th and Main.

Barton County Jail

Booked Sept. 26

Quincy L. McClain, Pretty Prairie — Ellinwood Police Department case for driving while suspended

Trinity Galliart, Great Bend — Serve sentence

Thomas Alvis, Russell — Rush County warrants for probation violation

Ernest Klima, Claflin — Driving while suspended

Jared Sullilvan — Probation violation

Alisha Myers — Serve sentence

Released Sept. 26

Quincy L. McClain — $500 surety bond

Tia McNett — $75,000 own-recognizance (OR) bond

Jason Kober, Great Bend — $1,500 OR bond

Ernest Klima — $1,000 surety

John Stark, Wichita — $100,000 cash/surety OR bond

Desiree Werth — $2,500 OR bond

Lacy Glenn, Great Bend — $10,000 surety