Hospital Notes


• Tuesday: Thomas Johnson, Garnett; Beulah Smith, Ottawa.


• Tuesday: Virginia Baber, Ottawa.

Franklin County Jail

Police Department Arrests

• 2:52 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of West Seventh Street, Rhonda Perez, 46, Pomona, on a Douglas County warrant.

• 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, 700 block of North Poplar Street, Jerry Spurlock, 45, Ottawa, on a Pottawatomie County warrant.

Sheriff’s Department News


• 11:13 a.m. Tuesday, 300 block of North First Street, Williamsburg, a sheriff’s deputy investigated a white Chevrolet Corvette that had been abandoned on First Street in Williamsburg and discovered it had been reported stolen in Neosho County. The vehicle was processed and released to its owner, Randy Ikerhorn, according to the sheriff’s office report.

Theft Reports

• 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, 3800 block of Shawnee Road, a 70-year-old Wellsville man reported someone stole an antique hay baler, valued at $150, from his property.

Police Department News


• 3:57 p.m. Tuesday, 700 block of West Second Street, a 9-year-old Ottawa girl was taken into protective custody.

• 12:44 a.m. Wednesday, 500 block of South Mulberry Street, an 18-year-old Ottawa man was taken into protective custody after threatening to harm himself, according to a police report.

Theft Reports

• 9 a.m. Tuesday, 600 block of South Mulberry Street, a 58-year-old Ottawa man reported theft of services by an unknown suspect.

Fire Calls

Ottawa Fire Department

• Firefighters assisted with five medical calls Tuesday.