Hospital Notes

Admissions

• Friday: Gloria Schroeder, Ottawa.

• Sunday: Jeffrey Lantis, Quenemo.

Dismissals

• Friday: Mary Jane Epps, Wellsville; Judy Lanning, Ottawa; Mariah Morrison, Overbrook.

Franklin County Jail

Sheriff’s Department Arrests

• 10:03 a.m. Thursday, 2100 block of East 15th Street, Steven White, 24, Princeton, on suspicion of possession of illegal narcotics and paraphernalia, after White was stopped for a traffic infraction.

• 12:23 p.m. Thursday, 3100 block of Marshall Road, Tony Acevedo, 41, California City, Calif., on suspicion of driving while suspended.

• 1:42 p.m. Thursday, 3200 block of Marshall Road, Thomas Sidney, 56, and Cynthia Sidney, 59, both of Loveland, Ohio, on suspicion of possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, after their vehicle was stopped for a traffic infraction.

• 9:13 p.m. Sunday, Vermont and Rock Creek roads, Teresa Jackson, 49, Leavenworth, on suspicion of driving under the influence and driving while suspended.

Police Department Arrests

• 11:44 p.m. Friday, 300 block of South Cherry Street, Jacobs Hobbs, 21, Ottawa, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine with intent to sale, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after fleeing and eluding officers who were attempting to stop him for a traffic infraction, according to a police report. Hobbs later was arrested at the jail on a Miami County warrant.

• 1:30 p.m. Saturday, 100 block of North Main Street, Teresa Jackson, 49, Leavenworth, on suspicion of driving while suspended after being stopped for a traffic infraction.

• 4:42 p.m. Saturday, 400 block of South Main Street, a 16-year-old Vassar girl was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana and paraphernalia and on an Osage County warrant.

Sheriff’s Department News

Thefts

• 11:29 a.m. Sunday, 1900 block of Nebraska Road, a 47-year-old co-owner reported someone stole items from the property. Total loss was estimated at $2,172. 

• 9:11 p.m., 400 block of West Franklin Street, Pomona, a Dollar General employee reported an unknown man stole several items from the store. The case remains under investigation.

Accidents

• 5:14 p.m. Wednesday, Old U.S. 59 and Woodson Road, a 2005 Chevrolet Impala driven by Amelia Gray, 76, Ottawa, was southbound on Old U.S. 59 when Gray lost control of the vehicle and it went into a ditch. There were no injuries, but Gray and her grandson Andre Davis, 4, Ottawa, were transported to Ransom Memorial Hospital in Ottawa for precautionary reasons, according to a sheriff’s report.

• 3:40 p.m. Friday, 2200 block of Ohio Terrace, a 2011 Dodge Ram driven by Jerry McMahon, 50, Ottawa, was westbound on Rock Creek Road when it slid into the southwest ditch while trying to negotiate a left turn onto Ohio Terrace. The vehicle came back onto Ohio Terrace, left the roadway on the left side and struck a mailbox and fence. No injuries were reported.

• 4:38 p.m. Friday, 4400 block of U.S. 59, a 1996 Honda Civic driven by Ruth Story, 35, Lawrence, was northbound, following a 1995 Saturn driven by Johnnie Morrison, 58, Lawrence, when the Civic struck the Saturn as it attempted to cross two lanes to turn into the median. No one was injured.

• 11:03 p.m. Friday, I-35 near milepost 186 in Franklin County, a 2012 Nissan Altima driven by Kyaw Maung, 33, Waconia, Minn.,  was southbound on I-35 when it struck a coyote. No injuries were reported.

• 8:18 p.m. Sunday, 2800 block of I-35 in Franklin County, a vehicle driven by Donna Wilson, 43, Lebo, was traveling southbound in the 2800 block of I-35 when the vehicle was struck by items that fell out of the vehicle traveling in front of it, according to a sheriff’s report. Wilson’s vehicle was owned by Briggs Auto, Topeka, the report said.

Police Department News

Incidents

• 2:27 a.m. Saturday, 1600 block of South Main Street, a 23-year-old Ottawa man reported a known 23-year-old Pomona man battered him with an object. The incident remains under investigation, according to a police report. 

• 3:06 a.m. Saturday, 100 block of North Main Street, a 38-year-old Ottawa man was taken into protective custody after threatening to harm himself.

• 8:01 p.m. Saturday, 500 block of South Hickory Street, a 31-year-old Ottawa woman was taken into protective custody after she took too many pills, according to a police report.

Fire Calls

Ottawa Fire Department

• 11:34 a.m. Friday, 3620 Montana Road, firefighters responded to a possible train fire. Officials at the scene determined the smoke was caused by an oil leak from one of the train’s engines,

• Firefighters assisted with nine medical calls Friday through Sunday.