At 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, an officer took a report about a theft of firearms that occurred sometime between Feb. 18 and Feb. 22. An unknown person or persons took a gun safe from a residence in the 400 block of S. Oak. Value of the guns and safe was placed at $1,500.
At 6:05 p.m. Wednesday, an officer responded to a report of subjects selling door to door without a solicitor’s license in the 700 block of Manor Court. Several young men and women were selling magazines for MTS Circulation in Phoenix.
Officers, EMS personnel and firefighters responded at 8:01 p.m. Tuesday to a two-vehicle injury accident at Northview Road and Grimes. A vehicle driven by 32-year-old Jessica R. Purviance, McPherson, struck a vehicle driven by 49-year-old Brett T. Nowak, also of McPherson. Officers cited Purviance for disobeying a stop sign, no seat belt and no child passenger safety restraint. Three patients were transported to Memorial Hospital, and one patient refused service.
At 8:53 p.m. Tuesday, deputies investigated an accident in which a vehicle driven by 54-year-old Richard S. Farmer, Galva, struck a deer at mile marker 271 on U.S. Highway 56.
A deputy tagged a vehicle at Highway K-61 and Interstate 135 at 5:38 a.m. Wednesday. The deputy spoke with the owner, who could not get it moved until Friday. The deputy said that would be fine as the vehicle was well off the road.
At 4:43 a.m. Tuesday, firefighters responded to the 500 block of N. Highway 81 bypass for an anhydrous leak.
Kansas Highway Patrol
A trooper responded at 6:22 p.m. Wednesday to a driving complaint near mile marker 51 on northbound Interstate 135. The driver was cited for sending a text message while driving.
MARQUETTE -- EMS personnel responded to south of Quivira on Fifth for a medical emergency at 11:49 a.m. Wednesday. A patient refused transport.
GALVA -- McPherson EMS personnel, Galva firefighters and a Galva police officer responded at 5:46 p.m. Wednesday to a medical emergency in the 100 block of W. Park. A patient was transported to Memorial Hospital in McPherson.
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