For the record 8-14-14
Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers conducted a traffic stop at 1:50 a.m., Aug. 14, at the intersection of 21st and State streets. Upon investigation, they arrested Allen Carlson, 20, Clay Center for DUI, Transporting an Open Container and Minor in Possession. He was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center. Also arrested was Sean Pfizenmaier, 22, Clay Center. He was cited for Transporting an Open Container and released.
Theft—Short Stop reported at 10:25 p.m., Aug. 12, a Theft that occurred in the 1900 block of Lincoln. Investigation continues.
Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 9:46 a.m. Wednesday, Medic-5 responded to Glasco and transported a 74-year-old male patient to Salina Regional Health Center.
At 10:23 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 responded to the 800 block of Matthew and transported a 35-year-old patient to Cloud County Health Center.
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