Hospital Notes


• Monday: Fern Lee, Ottawa; Mia Wisthoff, Ottawa.

• Tuesday: Juanita Robinson, Ottawa.

Franklin County Jail

Police Department Arrests

• 10:31 a.m. Monday, Franklin County Jail, 305 S. Main St., Curtis Clayton, 21, Ottawa, on a City of Ottawa warrant. 

• 3:01 p.m. Monday, Franklin County Jail, 305 S. Main St., Shawn Akins, 25, Ottawa, on a City of Ottawa warrant.

• 2:12 p.m. Tuesday, 900 block of South Lincoln Street, Daniel Bowman, 22, Ottawa, on suspicion of driving while suspended and two City of Ottawa warrants.

• 8:27 p.m. Tuesday, Casey’s General Store, 940 N. Main St., a 33-year-old employee reported a known suspect stole an item from the store. Jay Rogers, no age or address given, later was arrested on suspicion of theft, according to a police report. 

Police Department News


• 5:10 p.m. Monday, 300 block of West Wilson Street, a 71-year-old Ottawa man reported an unknown suspect damaged his property.

• 5:46 p.m. Tuesday, 400 block of South Locust Street, a 48-year-old Ottawa man was taken into protective custody after threatening to harm himself, according to a police report.


• 2:23 p.m. Tuesday, 700 block of North Cedar Street, a 49-year-old Topeka man reported an unknown suspect entered his residence, damaged the hot water tank and stole copper.

Wellsville Police News

• Friday: 700 block of Main Street, public assist; 300 block of Walnut Street, public assist.

• Saturday: 300 block of Pendleton Court, protection from abuse violation.

• Sunday: 700 block of Main Street, information report.

• Monday: 300 block of East Eighth Street, battery report; 600 block of Walnut Street, vehicle lock-out; 1000 block of Poplar Street, hold-up alarm.

• Tuesday: 200 block of Edgewood Street, public assist.

Fire Calls

Ottawa Fire Department

• Firefighters assisted with nine medical calls Monday and Tuesday.

Franklin County Fire Departments

• Firefighters responded to two medical calls Monday.