Archive for Wednesday, July 25, 2001

Police report and law proceedings

July 25, 2001

Leavenworth County Sheriff
A rural McLouth man reported that his home in the 25900 block of 227th Street was broken into between 12:30 p.m. July 16 and 3 p.m. July 17. Several items were broken and others were taken. The loss was set at $300.
Someone vandalized several vehicles parked in the 20800 block of George Road between 12:30 p.m. July 17 and 6 a.m. July 18. The vandals caused an estimated $2,000 in damage.
Anthony Macras, 21, Tonganoxie, apparently fell asleep while driving about 12:30 a.m. Saturday on Leavenworth County Road 6 about 0.5 miles west of 190th Street. His vehicle went off the road, and when Macras tried to bring it back onto the road, the vehicle rolled over. Macras was not injured. The vehicle was a total loss.

Tonganoxie police
Employees at City Ford, 325 U.S. Highway 24-40, reported that someone took a rear bumper from a 2001 Ford pickup truck on July 14 or 15. Police said the bumper was valued at about $400.

U.S. District Court
A Leavenworth woman has pled guilty to making counterfeit money, in connection with a money-making operation discovered in a northeast Leavenworth home. Lore D. Ogan entered the plea Monday morning in U.S. District Court in Kansas City, Kan. According to a representative of the U.S. attorney's office, the maximum sentence for the offense is 15 years in federal prison. Sentencing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Oct. 15.
A second person arrested in the case had pled guilty earlier to a counterfeit charge. Dennis J. Brockenshire, also of Leavenworth, will be sentenced on Oct. 1. Ogan and Brockenshire had been accused of making counterfeit 100-, 50- and 20-dollar bills.

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