FRIDAY, JUNE 19
Vanessa L. Gerber, 40, Atchison, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the 300 block of North Seventh Street. Gerber was taken to Atchison County Jail.
SATURDAY, JUNE 20
Nicholas L. Bankston, 41, Atchison, was arrested for violation of a protection order in the 500 block of South Ninth Street. Bankston was taken to the county jail.
SUNDAY, JUNE 21
Taggart D. Lee, 20, Atchison, was arrested for domestic battery in the 1200 block of North Fifth Street. Lee was taken to the county jail.
MONDAY, JUNE 22
Kyle C. Gresham, 22, Waddell, Arizona, was arrested for peddling without a permit at Ninth and Kearney streets. Gresham was issued a notice to appear in Atchison Municipal Court.
Michael L. Newell, 35, Kansas City, Missouri, was arrested for a municipal court warrant for failure to appear. Newell was taken to the county jail.
TUESDAY, JUNE 23
Andrew M. Ramirez, 31, Leavenworth, was arrested for possession of heroin and drug paraphernalia in the 1600 block of Main Street and for an Atchison County District Court warrant for failure to appear in court. Ramirez was taken to the county jail.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24
Nicholas H. Olson, 28, Atchison, was arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at Warnock Lake. Olson was taken to the county jail.
Hope Desch, Atchison, and Donald Peters, Atchison, were the drivers involved in a non-injury accident at 11th Street and Kansas Avenue. Desch was cited for failure to yield.
Police recovered a 2007 Ford automobile about 4 a.m. Wednesday that had been reported stolen from Kansas City, Missouri. A police officer observed the vehicle westbound in the 900 block of U.S. Highway 59, and made an attempt to stop it for a speeding violation. The vehicle did not stop and was eventually driven southbound along River Road before it reached a dead end near the grain elevator river terminal. Police officers located the vehicle to find the driver has already exited it and fled into the darkness of the night. Subsequently, police determined the Ford had been reported stolen June 22 from Kansas City, Missouri. A suspect has been identified. Authorities from KCMO Police Department and Atchison Police Department continue to jointly investigate the matter.
THURSDAY, JUNE 25
KCMO police authorities notified Atchison police that a1999 black Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck stolen on Wednesday from Atchison had been recovered Thursday morning in Kansas City, Missouri. Atchison police and KCMO police are jointly investigating.
APD authorities determined the keys were inside the pickup. The theft occurred between 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday from an alleyway in the 100 block of South Eighth Street. The truck has a large dent along the rear panel of its passenger side.
Austin L. Lurquin, 21, Atchison, was arrested for domestic battery in the 1100 block of Laramie Street and for a municipal court warrant for failure to appear. Lurquin was taken to the county jail.
Michael P. Shea, 39, Atchison, was arrested for a district court warrant for criminal threat. Shea was taken to the county jail.