Franklin County Jail

Sheriff’s Office Arrests

• 11:51 a.m. Friday, Franklin County Adult Detention Center, 305 S. Main St., James Richard Vidmer, 42, La Salle, Colorado, on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear.

• 3 p.m. Friday, 1400 block of South Main Street, David Asbury, 47, Ottawa, on a Franklin County warrant for probation violation.

• 4:16 p.m. Saturday, 4700 block of Delaware Road, Larry Barrett, 42, Ottawa, on a Douglas County warrant for failure to appear.

Police Department Arrests

• Friday, 1100 block of North Cherry Street, Tony Criqui, 40, Ottawa, on a City of Ottawa warrant.

• 1 p.m. Saturday, 900 block of South Main Street, Andrew Miller, 28, Olathe, on suspicion of driving while suspended, after committing a traffic infraction.

• 3:29 p.m. Saturday. South Osage Drive, a woman reported a known subject battered her and damaged her property. Gage Wright, 20, Ottawa, was later arrested in connection with the incident, according to a police report.

• 9:58 p.m. Saturday, 300 block of North Locust Street, James Ferguson, 27, on suspicion of violating a court order.

• 1:28 a.m. Sunday, 1300 block of West 15th Street, Chad Trout, 43, Ottawa, on a City of Ottawa warrant, after being contacted on a traffic stop.

• 2 a.m. Sunday, 500 block of South Main Street, Thomas Hartwell Jr., 61, Ottawa, on suspicion of pedestrian under the influence, after being located intoxicated in the roadway, according to a police report.

• 11:34 p.m. Sunday, 700 block of East Ninth Street, Kenneth Hauenschild, 40, Louisubrg, on suspicion of driving while suspended, after being stopped for a traffic infraction.

Sheriff’s Office News

Accidents

• 9:54 a.m. Friday, 4400 block of Utah Road, a 2006 Peterbilt tractor-trailer driven by Clarence Riggs Jr., 47, Ottawa, was southbound on Utah Road when the under carriage struck a concrete boulder as the semi crossed over the BNSF railroad tracks, according to a sheriff’s report. No injuries were reported.

• 11:44 a.m. Sunday, 3200 block of John Brown Road, Princeton, a 2007 Ford F-150 driven by Jacob Savage, 22, Lane, was westbound on John Brown Road when Savage failed to notice the vehicle in front of him was slowing down to turn into a private drive and his truck struck the back of a 2016 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Devon Dozer, 23, Osawatomie, according to a sheriff’s report. No injuries were reported.

Police Department News

Incidents

• 4:20 p.m. Saturday, South Locust Street, an Ottawa man reported a known individual battered him after an altercation. The case is under investigation.

• 9:58 p.m. Sunday, 3500 block of U.S. 59, Christina Logan, 40, Ottawa, was issued a notice to appear on suspicion of possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, after being stopped for a traffic infraction.

Thefts

• 4:10 p.m. Friday, Rex’s Barbershop, 118 S. Main St., a 53-year-old Ottawa woman reported an unknown subject stole items from the unlocked business. The case is under investigation.

Accidents

• 1:51 p.m. Friday, 100 block of South Main Street, a 2005 Toyota passenger car driven by Kari Thornbrugh, 48, Ottawa, backed into a 1996 Ford truck driven by George Ogle, 45, Ottawa. Thornbrugh’s vehicle also struck a parked 2012 Buick passenger car, after striking Ogle’s vehicle. No injuries were reported. Thornbrugh was cited for improper backing.

• 6:45 p.m. Sunday, 900 block of East 15th Street, a 26-year-old Ottawa man reported an unknown suspect driving a red colored vehicle struck his 2011 Ford and left the scene.

Wellsville Police Department News

• Friday: 700 block of Main Street, public assist; 300 block of Walnut Street, parking complaint; 300 block of Pine Street, medical call.

• Saturday: 500 block of Main Street, general information; 200 block of East 10th Street, special assignment; 200 block of East Sixth Street, special assignment.

• Sunday: 600 block of Meadowbrook Court, public assist; 300 block of Maple Street, medical call.

Ottawa Fire Department News

• 8:44 a.m. Friday, 1500 block of North Davis Avenue, unintentional activation of alarm system.

• 6:22 p.m. Saturday, 200 block of South Cedar Street, unauthorized burning.

• 7:10 p.m. Saturday, 17th and Main streets, unauthorized burning.

• Firefighters assisted with 10 medical calls Friday through Sunday.