Sabetha Police Department 2.5.2018
Lori Randall, Disobey Stop Sign.
On Tuesday, Jan. 16, the Sabetha Police Department (SPD) took a report of a bad check at Orscheln’s. An investigation began, which exploded into a case of false identity, forgery and theft. During the investigation, it was discovered that the suspect had made the same offense throughout the Northeast Kansas area. A warrant for the suspect’s arrest is expected for felony forgery and theft.
On Tuesday, Jan. 23, the SPD arrested Ty Larson, 20, of Sabetha for possession of methamphetamines, possession of marijuana, and paraphernalia. Officers responded to a verbal altercation in the 500 block of Roosevelt. After an investigation was made, items were seized and Larson was taken into custody for the alleged crimes. Larson was transported and booked into the Nemaha County Jail.
On Monday, Jan. 29, the SPD took a report of a theft from a motor vehicle in the 1700 block of Frontage Road. An investigation of the incident remains ongoing.
On Wednesday, Jan. 31, the SPD took a report of a theft in the 1400 block of South Old Highway 75. An investigation of the incident remains ongoing.
On Thursday, Feb. 1, the SPD took a report of a burglary that occurred in the 1100 block of South Old Highway 75. The burglary occurred at approximately 3 a.m., and the suspects made off with cash. The case is still under active investigation with several suspects being identified. Charges and warrants as a result of the investigation are expected.
On Thursday, Feb. 1, the SPD responded to a one-vehicle accident in the 1000 block of Main Street. Duane Tramp was operating a 2006 Jeep and was pulling into a parking stall when the vehicle jumped the curb and ran into the Lehman and Meyer building. No injuries were reported. Damage is estimated at more than $1,000.