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On the Record Oct. 5
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Great Bend Fire/EMS

EMS made three ambulance runs Wednesday.

Great Bend Police

A theft of a cellphone was reported at Braum’s, 4209 10th St. at 9:57 a.m. Wednesday.

A battery was reported at Park Elementary, 1801 Williams St. at 12:24 p.m. Wednesday.

A report of criminal damage was made in the 2200 block of 26th St. at 12:59 p.m. Wednesday.

A non-injury crash was reported involving two vehicles at 24th and Washington, at 1:26 p.m. Wednesday.

An animal complaint was reported due to a dog bite at Animal Medical Center, 622 McKinley St., at 3:18 p.m. Wednesday.

A battery occurred with officer present in the 1300 block of Jefferson St., with EMS assistance at scene, at 7:13 p.m. Wednesday. Arrest was made of a subject who was booked for battery.

A narcotics violation occurred when the GBPD K9 Menta made a positive sniff during a traffic stop for a traffic violation in the 800 block of Patton Rd. at 10:48 p.m. Wednesday. An arrest was made on various drug-related charges of two persons in the vehicle who were booked in at the jail approximately 2 a.m. Thursday. A man and a woman from Larned were booked at the Barton County Detention Center. 


Barton County Sheriff 

A domestic battery was reported in the 150 block of SW 50 Road, Great Bend, at 11:38 a.m. Wednesday. A man was arrested and booked by Barton County Sheriff’s Office on domestic battery charges. He posted a surety bond and was released.

Barton County Jail

Booked Oct. 5

Veronica Ann Grindstaff — Failure to appear

Jonathan D. Panning — Domestic battery

Michael J. Wheeler — Serve sentence

Juvenile — Interference with law enforcement officer operations, minor in possession of alcohol, minor in consumption of alcohol

Melbra J. Orr — Battery 

Garrett Lee Barnett — Criminal threat, domestic battery failure to appear, probation violation

Released Oct. 5

Veronica Grindstaff — $1,000 surety bond

Wesley Barnes Jr. — $2,500 surety bond

Blaine Snyder — $5,000 surety bond

Jonathan Panning — $2,500 surety bond

Michael D. Ringo Jr. — Serve sentence

Juvenile — To Juvenile intake