Hospital Notes


• Friday: Desta Detwiler, Ottawa; Marjorie Lanier, Ottawa.

Franklin County Jail

Police Department Arrests

• 9:34 a.m. Friday, Franklin County Jail, 305 S. Main St., Jason Robinson, 29, Ottawa, City of Ottawa warrant.

• 4:18 p.m. Friday, 1000 block of North Cedar Street, a 15-year-old Ottawa male juvenile, on suspicion of starting a fire in a shed.

• 10:24 p.m. Friday, 1500 block of Osage Drive, William Hankins, 21, Gardner, City of Ottawa warrant.

• 11:31 p.m. Friday, 600 block of Bennett Road, Wayne Walker, 43, Ottawa, Franklin County warrant.

• 4:15 p.m. Sunday, 400 block of South Ash Street, William Charleston, 33, Lawrence, on suspicion of driving with a suspended license, transporting an open container, possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.

• 10:28 p.m. Sunday, 1500 block of South Mulberry Street, Adam Hernandez, 32, Ottawa, was cited and released for driving with a revoked driver’s license.

Police Department News


• 2:19 p.m. Saturday, Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant, 2121 S. Princeton St., a 54-year-old Lenexa employee reported a 31-year-old Ottawa man damaged his building. The incident is under investigation.

• 5:10 p.m. Saturday, Walmart, 2101 S. Princeton St., Joseph Willhite, 23, Ottawa, reported a known 32-year-old Ottawa man trespassed in the store.

• 10:14 p.m. Sunday, 1500 block of Osage Drive, a 27-year-old Pomona man reported possible child abuse and neglect of a 2-year-old Ottawa male toddler. The incident is under investigation.

• 1:37 p.m. Sunday, 400 block of West Ninth Street, Jacob Richardson, 23, Ottawa, reported an unknown subject damaged a barrier at Skunk Run.

Theft Reports

• 11:08 a.m. Saturday, 600 block of North Main Street, Eleanor Wells, 78, Ottawa, reported an unknown suspect used her personal information to fraudulently receive money from her account.


• 11:37 a.m. Friday, 300 block of South Maple Street, a vehicle driven by Jerime Stone, 21, Ottawa, struck a vehicle driven by Maureen Anderson, 52, Ottawa. Anderson was cited for failing to yield the right of way at an uncontrolled intersection.

• 9:20 p.m. Friday, 2300 block of Princeton Street, a vehicle driven by Michael McNabb, 22, Ottawa, struck a vehicle driven by Teresa Kelley, 58, Ottawa. McNabb was cited for improper left turn.

• 1:17 p.m. Saturday, 600 block of North Mulberry Street, Debra Geist, 55, Ottawa, backed her vehicle out of a driveway and into a legally parked vehicle, leased by Jared Debus, 38, Ottawa. Geist was cited for limitation on backing.

Wellsville Police Department News

• Friday: 700 block of Main Street, public assist; 1000 block of Poplar Street, public assist; 700 block of Main Street, information report; 300 block of East First Street, investigated report of gunshots in the area.

• Saturday: 700 block of Maple Street, public assist; 3900 block of Tennessee Road, assist outside agency.

• Sunday, 1000 block of Poplar Street, motorist assist; I-35 at mile marker 198, motorist assist; 4800 block of K-33, suspicious subject.

Fire Calls

Ottawa Fire Department

• 4:06 p.m. Friday, 1012 N. Cedar St., firefighters responded to a building fire.

• 10:35 a.m. Saturday, 1247 S. Cedar St., authorized controlled burning.

• 1:24 p.m. Sunday, 501 S. Main St., smoke detector activation.

• Firefighters assisted with nine medical calls Friday through Sunday.

Franklin County Fire Departments

• 8:48 p.m. Friday, Labette and Indiana roads, Lincoln-Ottawa-Harrison investigated gas smell.

• 11:57 a.m. Saturday, 1839 Sand Creek Road, Lincoln-Ottawa-Harrison, Pottawatomie and Pomona responded to a structure fire.