Archive for Wednesday, May 16, 2001

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May 16, 2001

Tonganoxie Police

A 9-year-old boy was driving his go-cart about 4:45 p.m. Sunday on Washington Street and crossed onto U.S. Highway 24-40, where he collided with a vehicle driving south by Elizabeth Stephens, 73, Lawrence. No injuries were reported.

Marie Corkins, 59, Tonganoxie, was backing out of a driveway in the 100 block of Gould Street about 6 p.m. May 8 when she hit a parked car owned by Stephan Garcia, McLouth. Both vehicles had minor damage.

Leavenworth County Sheriff

Marilyn Dougherty, Kansas City, Kan., was driving south on County Road 25, at County Road 6, about 1:45 p.m. Saturday when she failed to yield at the intersection and hit a vehicle driven by John Berry, Tonganoxie, who was driving east on County Road 6. No injuries were reported.

Stephanie Davis, 14, Leavenworth, was released last Wednesday from Overland Park Regional Medical Center, where she was taken following a three-vehicle accident May 5 at County Road 5 and Fairmount Road. A passenger, Janet Davis, 39, Leavenworth, also suffered from injuries in the accident and was in fair condition Monday at the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

A 23-year-old Easton man who was shot once in the right knee with a large-caliber weapon in a possible domestic dispute was released May 8 from the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. A 25-year-old Easton man was charged in Leavenworth County District Court with aggravated battery, making a criminal threat and battery. A preliminary hearing date has not bee set. The man remained in Leavenworth County Jail on Tuesday.

James Sigman, 55, Leavenworth, struck and killed a deer about 5:30 a.m. Friday while traveling south on Kansas Highway 7. No damage estimate was available.

Raymond Kubicki, 45, Tonganoxie, lost control of his vehicle, which overturned, as he tried to avoid a deer about 9 p.m. Friday at 238th Street and Loring Road. Kubicki and two other passengers suffered minor injuries, but were not taken to a hospital.

Jeffery Cranor hit and killed a deer about 1 a.m. Sunday while traveling north on Santa Fe Trail, south of Fort Riley Road.

Douglas County District Court

A 41-year-old Topeka man's preliminary hearing is set for 2 p.m. June 7 in Douglas County District Court in connection with the March 16 shooting of Jason Smith, 18, Tonganoxie. Kelley is accused of shooting Smith in the leg following an altercation outside a Lawrence nightclub. Kelley remained Tuesday in Douglas County Jail in lieu of a $50,000 bond.

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