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McPherson police


At 1:28 p.m. Friday, officers, EMS personnel, and firefighters took a report of an unattended death in the 500 block of Anna St. Found diseased was a 52 year old McPherson male. The cause of death is unknown, but is assumed to be health related. In the same residence, officers found a marijuana operation, and executed a search warrant for cultivation of marijuana, felony possession of marijuana to cultivate, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and no drug tax stamp.

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At 11:46 p.m. Friday, officers responded to a report of battery in the 600 block of North Chestnut. A Kansas City male, 47, reported a black male asked him to get out of his vehicle, proceeded to hit him, then steal his car keys. The vehicle itself was not reported stolen.

Saturday At 11:09 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to a non-injury accident in the 1200 block of East Hulse. The accident was between a vehicle and a residence. Estimated damages are not yet known. Officers proceeded to arrest William Marshal Prickett, 23, of McPherson on a charge of D.U.I. Prickett was released after posting a $1,406 bond.



At 2:46 a.m. Saturday, deputies arrested Gary Wayne Yates, 50, on a charge of D.U.I. Yates was released after posting a $1,800 bond. - - - -

At 5:57 p.m. Saturday, a deputy arrested Alfredo Miguel on a district county warrant for failure to appear. A $1,000 bond was posted. - - - -

At 7:58 p.m. Saturday, deputies arrested Joshua James Oliver, 34, on a charge of D.U.I. Oliver was released after posting a $1,000 bond. - - - -

At 9:40 p.m. Saturday, deputies arrested John Thomas Lyman, 27, on charges of D.U.I. and refusal to submit to a drug/alcohol test. Lyman was held pending a total $1,500 bond.