For the record 12-19-13

Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers initiated a traffic stop in the 500 block of Lincoln at 2:20 a.m., Dec. 19, and upon investigation arrested Dajhon Faulkner, 23, Kansas City, Mo., for Driving While Suspended. She was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Theft—Tyler Braun, Concordia, reported at 10:35 p.m., Dec. 18, a Theft of Items from the 700 block of Cloud Street. Investigation continues.
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident at 8:10 p.m., Dec. 18, in the parking lot of the 1500 block of Lincoln involving a vehicle driven by Loretta Ashland, Concordia, and property owned by Town and Country.
Damage to property—Officers investigated Criminal Damage to Property belonging to Richard Collins Jr., Concordia, at 10:05 a.m., Dec. 18, in the 400 block of West 13th. Investigation continues.


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