Sheriff Office News


• 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, 305 S. Main St., Ottawa, Michael Wacker, 50, Wichita, on a Franklin County failure to appear warrant.

• 1:13 p.m. Tuesday, 100 block N. East Ave, Williamsburg, Cassy Chestnut, 24, Williamsburg, for criminal damage to property.

• 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, 305 S. Main St., Ottawa, Jeffrey Reust, 32, El Dorado, on a Franklin County probation violation warrant.

• 8:11 p.m. Tuesday, 3600 block of Old US-59, Creighton Mayo, 32, Baldwin City, on a Douglas County warrant following a traffic stop.


• 7 a.m. Monday, 4400 block of Douglas Road, Ronald Pickert, 57, Richmond, was westbound when a deer ran into the side of a 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix.

• 7:46 a.m. Monday, 3400 block of I-35, milemarker 188, Bobbi Jo Havenstein, 38, Manhattan, was northbound in a 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe when she struck a coyote.

• 3:21 p.m. Monday, Ninth St. and Barnes Ave., Centropolis, Adeline Watts, 87, Centropolis, and Jerrod Thomas, 39, Richmond, were driving a 2014 Chevrolet Spark and a 2003 Buick LeSabre when they were involved in a two-vehicle, non-injury crash at the intersection.


• 8:46 a.m. Monday, 500 block of E. Franklin St., Pomona, a 16-year-old Williamsburg juvenile reported theft of $7 from an unlocked vehicle at West Franklin High School.

• 12:21 p.m. Monday, 400 block of W. Franklin St., Pomona, a Dollar General Store employee reported theft of lunchmeat by a known suspect.

• 8:47 p.m. Monday, 2500 block of Oregon Road, a 46-year-old Ottawa female reported an unknown subject used a credit card to make an unauthorized purchase.

Ottawa Police Department News


• Noon Monday, 1100 block of S. Ash St., a 14-year-old Ottawa juvenile reported theft of items.

• 7:15 p.m. Monday, 2100 block of S. Princeton St., Ottawa, a 23-year-old Lawrence male reported a known 30-year-old Ottawa male stole items.

• 5:48 p.m. Tuesday, 2100 block of S. Princeton St., Ottawa, a 31-year-old Ottawa female reported an unknown suspect stole a 2010 Hyundai Elantra. The vehicle was later located by another agency.

• 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, 2500 E. Logan St., Ottawa, a 56-year-old Bentonville, Arkansas female reported an unknown suspect stole property.


• 12:12 p.m. Monday, 1000 block of S. Hickory St., a 66-year-old Ottawa female reported damage to a building.


• 2:59 p.m. Monday, 2600 I-35, Alicia Braud, 40, Baldwin City, was driving a 2005 Chevrolet when she struck a 2017 Toyota driven by Cathy Bell, 45, Ottawa. Bell was transported by ambulance to Ransom Memorial Hospital.

• 6:16 p.m. Tuesday, 100 block of E. 15th St., Ottawa, a 2017 Chevy Malibu driven by Sabrina Hicks, 34, Ottawa, was struck by a 2005 Toyota 4 Runner driven by Adil Kassim, 27, Ottawa. Kassim was cited for failure to yield right of way.

Wellsville Police Department News

• Monday: 200 block of Downey Drive, animal complaint; 800 block of Main St., animal complaint; 400 block of Main St., special assignment.

• Tuesday: 600 block of Poplar St., private property accident; 600 block of Main St., civil standby.

Ottawa Fire Department News

• 9:12 a.m. Thursday, authorized controlled burning.

• Firefighters assisted with 17 medical calls between Thursday and Tuesday.