For the record 5-6-13
Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 3 p.m., May 2, in the 100 block of East College Drive involving vehicles driven by Dustin Carpenter, Maricopa, Ariz., and Felicia Stedman, Concordia. Injuries were reported and an individual was transported by ambulance to Cloud County Health Center.
Theft—Elizabeth Taylor, Concordia, reported a Theft from her residence at 3 p.m., May 2, in the 600 block of West 5th.
Arrests—Officers arrested Jesus Antonio G. Reyes, 25, Concordia, at 9:15 p.m., May 3, in the 1300 block of Lincoln Street charging him with Driving While Suspended. Reyes was cited and released.
Officers arrested Jordan Lewis Bebb, 22, Concordia, at approximately 3 a.m., May 5, in the 1100 block of Kemp Street charging him with Battery on Law Enforcement Officer. Officers were called to the area for a fight in progress. Bebb was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers arrested Aaron Comstock, 20, Concordia, at 9:40 p.m., May 5, in the 800 block of State Street charging him with Domestic Battery. Comstock was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Theft–Erica Denham, Concordia, reported on Sunday May 5th, at 6:50 p.m., the Theft of Items from her vehicle in the 100 block of East 9th St. Investigation continues.
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