For the record 8-15-14
Police Dept. Report
Accidents–On Aug. 14, at 7:20 p.m., officers investigated an Accident which occurred in the 2200 block of Campus Drive involving vehicles driven by Brooke Paslay, Atwood, and Colton Martin, Jamestown.
On Aug. 14, at 4:15 p.m., officers investigated an Accident that occurred in the 1200 block of Lincoln involving property owned by Liquor Outlet and an unknown vehicle that left the scene. Investigation continues.
Arrest–On Aug. 14, at 4:50 p.m., officers arrested Barbarta Kitt-Hedberg, 31, Miltonvale in the 400 block of West 7th on a Clay County Warrant for Failure to Appear. She was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.
Citation–On Aug. 15, at 2:30 a.m., officers responded to the 100 block of East 2nd and upon investigation cited and released Leslie Baker, 42, of Concordia for Criminal Damage to Property.
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