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On the Record - June 10, 2021
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Great Bend Fire/EMS

GBFD responded to a report of a small grass fire in a ditch at 24th and Frey at 8:04 p.m. Thursday and extinguished the fire, which was believed to have been started by an arcing transformer.

Great Bend Police

A subject reported their residence at 2621 Forest Ave. being broken into Wednesday morning by an individual who took items then fled the scene.

A battery was reported at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Theft of a bicycle was reported at 2:41 p.m. Wednesday at 2806 23rd St.

Criminal damage to property was reported at 3:07 p.m. Wednesday at the Great Bend Compost Site.

The K-9 unit was dispatched to a traffic stop at 10th and Main at 6:42 p.m. Wednesday.

A theft was reported at 7:12 a.m. Thursday at 2814 28th St.

A theft was reported at 12:07 p.m. Thursday at 2809 Quivira Ave.

A narcotics violation was reported at 1:19 p.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of Jefferson Street.

GBPD assisted in the execution of a search warrant at 1809 Jackson St. at 3:19 p.m. Thursday.

Criminal damage was reported at 3413 17th St. at 7:20 p.m. Thursday.

Barton County Sheriff

A fight was reported at 11:28 a.m. Thursday at 99 SW 30 Road.

A search warrant was executed at 3:19 p.m. Thursday at 1809 Jackson St., Great Bend.

A narcotics violation was reported at 9:01 a.m. Thursday at the Barton County Sheriff’s Office.

Barton County Jail

Booked June 10

Daulton Lee Staudinger - Obstructing apprehension of prosecution, interference with a law enforcement officer (2 counts), obstructing felony warrant service, falsely reporting a felony

Hunter Ward - Vehicle burglary (2 counts), theft of property or services, no bond; aggravated burglary, $75,000 bond

Hope Grabast - Failure to appear

Jose Banuelos - Failure to appear

Eric Burton - Disorderly conduct, no registration, no proof of insurance

Matthew Jones - Distribution of methamphetamine (2 counts), possession of stolen property, criminal use of a firearm (2 counts), possession of methamphetamine, possession of a suppressor; $250,000 total bond

Tyler Smith - Probation violation

Released June 10

Leonard Boese - Time served in full

Hope Grabast - $2,000 surety bond

Mareco Sago - By order of the court

Jose Banuelos - $500 cash bond

Carli Villegas - By order of the court