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On the Record - Sept. 22, 2020
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Great Bend Police

GBPD responded to seven cases Tuesday of personal information being fraudulently used to file for unemployment.

Criminal damage to property was reported at 3017 10th St. at 9:10 a.m. Tuesday.

A subject reported money being fraudulently taken from his bank account at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday.

A possible sex offense was reported at 3:26 p.m. Tuesday.

A possible grass fire was reported at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at 1601 Holland St.

Barton County Sheriff

Possible frauds were reported at four locations Tuesday; three were in Great Bend, one was in Ellinwood.

An injury crash was reported at 6:47 a.m. Tuesday at NW 130 Avenue and NW 40 Road, Albert.

Barton County Jail

Booked Sept. 22

Tyler Schwager, Great Bend - Serve sentence

Christopher Whiting - Failure to appear (2 counts)

Eric Ortiz - Failure to appear

Steven Griffith - Possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia

Released Sept. 22

Eligus Ricketts - Time served

Eric Ortiz - $551 cash bond

Steven Griffith - $2,500 surety bond