Great Bend Fire/EMS
Great Bend Emergency Medical Service made seven ambulance runs Tuesday.
Great Bend Fire responded to a fire at 6:33 p.m. at SE 20 Ave., and SE 60 Road, Barton County. No structures were burned; the fire was contained to brush and dead tree limbs and was extinguished upon arrival by firefighters.
An explosion was reported at 3:08 a.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of 10th St. An individual was injured.
Great Bend Police
A non-injury crash was reported at 8:33 a.m. Tuesday at Broadway Ave., and Patton Road.
A non-injury crash was reported at 8:47 a.m. at Kwik Shop, 3907 Broadway Ave.
A forgery was reported at 2:21 p.m. at Farmer’s Bank and Trust, 1017 Harrison St.
The K-9 unit was utilized on a traffic stop at 3:07 p.m. at Railroad Ave., and McKinley St.
A non-injury crash was reported at 3:47 p.m. at Walmart, 3503 10th St.
A narcotics violation was reported at 8 p.m. in the 2600 block of 27th St.
Barton County Sheriff
A non-injury crash was reported at 7:49 a.m. Tuesday at NE 130 Road and NE 130 Ave., Claflin.
An injury crash was reported at 7:22 p.m. at 2200 29th St., Great Bend. The driver was eastbound at a high rate of speed before losing control and striking a trash can and a residence.
Barton County Jail
Booked March 21
Yajaira Esparza — Failure to appear
John Gary Roberts — Aggravated assault while disguising identity
Released March 21
Miguel A. Gonzalez — Serve sentence
Daniel A. Bartonek — Serve sentence in full
Yajaira Esparza — $500 cash bond
Lorenzo Jimenez — $2,500 surety bond