For the record 10-28-13

Police Dept. Report
Arrests—Officers arrested Brian Lynn Fraser, 23, Concordia, at 6:10 p.m., Oct. 26, in the 700 block of Archer Street, charging him with Pedestrian Under the Influence. Fraser also was arrested on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft and transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers arrested Simone Ashley Longsine, 23, Concordia, Oct. 27, in the 1100 block of Highland Drive, charging her with Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Trafficking Contraband into a Correctional Facility. Longsine was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle Accident at approximately 10 a.m., Oct. 27, in the intersection of East 11th Street and Lincoln Street involving vehicles driven by Jesse Wheeler and Elizabeth Gleason, both of Concordia. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle Accident at approximately 7:25 a.m., Oct. 28, in the parking lot at 2221 Lincoln Street. Vehicle driven by Lee Wilkinson, Omaha, struck a parked vehicle owned by Daimier Trust, Norman, Okla. No injuries were reported.


EMS Report
At 1:53 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5 responded to the 1600 block of Olive and transported a 75-year-old female patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 3:09 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5 responded to the 600 block of East 3rd and transported a 77-year-old male patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 6:10 p.m., Thursday, Engine-1, Medic-5 responded to the 800 block of Matthew for a smoke alarm activation and transported a 77-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
At 6:34 p.m., Thursday, Medic-2 responded to Cloud County Health Center and transported a 77-year-old male patient to Salina Regional Health Center.


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