For the record 8-12-13

Police Dept. Report
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:20 p.m., Aug. 8, in the 1400 block of L Street. A vehicle driven by Joshua Ross, Concordia, struck a parked vehicle owned by Amanda Baumann-Weber, Concordia. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at approximately 5 p.m., Aug. 9, in the 200 block of West 6th Street. Vehicles driven by James Joyner Jr. and Heather S. Trigg, both of Concordia, collided at that location.
Damage to property—Bennie D. Willis, Concordia, reported damage to property at 10:30 a.m., Aug. 10. Damage occurred sometime in the overnight hours. Investigation continues.
Arrests—Officers arrested Travis J. Huber, 22, Courtland, at 4:40 a.m., Aug. 10, in the 200 block of West 7th Street. Huber was transported to Cloud County Corrections and charged with Criminal Damage to Property.
Officers arrested Matthew P. Garner, 23, Hubbell, Neb., at 3:35 a.m., Aug. 10, in the 1200 block of Broadway Street. Garner was taken to Cloud County Corrections and charged with Public Intoxication and Obstruction of Legal Police Process.
Officers arrested Sean J. Wallace, 25, Concordia, at 2:30 a.m., Aug. 11, in the 600 block of Olive Street and transported him to Cloud County Corrections, charging him with Obstruction. Officers also arrested Dustin D. Brown, 30, Concordia, in the 700 block of Olive Street at 2:45 a.m. Brown also was transported to Cloud County Corrections and charged with Obstruction.
Officers arrested Jordan Lamb, 30, Concordia, at 4:10 p.m., Aug. 11, in the 200 block of East 7th Street charging him with Pedestrian Under the Influence. Lamb was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

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