For the record 11-5

Police Dept. Report
Citations—Officers cited and released Anthony J. Crannell, Concordia, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Oct. 31, in the 1100 block of Republican Street for Driving While Suspended.
Officers cited and released Nathan Tyler Powell Sampson, 19, Cottonport, La., at 2:10 a.m., Nov. 3, in the 2200 block of Campus Drive charging him with Minor in Consumption and Interference With a Law Enforcement Officer.
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 6:15 p.m., Oct. 31, in the 1000 block of 1st Avenue. The emergency brake on a vehicle owned by Francis Williams, Concordia, was bumped by a passenger in the vehicle with the vehicle then rolling down the hill and striking a parked and unattended vehicle owned by David Adams, Concordia. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at approximately 6:50 p.m., Nov. 1, in the intersection of West 11th Street and Washington Street. Vehicles driven by Jeanette L. Meek, Beloit, and Danielle R. Moulton, Salina, collided at that location. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 7:55 a.m., Nov. 5, in the intersection of East 9th Street and Lincoln Street. Vehicles driven by Austin Cordry and Chad Wherry, both of Concordia, collided at that location. No injuries were reported.
Theft—Adam McConnell reported at 8:45 a.m., Nov. 4, that sometime in the last four months someone had stolen a bicycle he had stored in the 200 block of West 1st Street.


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