On the record

Thursday, May 17, 2012

This information is gathered at the McCook Public Safety Center, the McCook office of the Nebraska State Patrol, the Red Willow County Courthouse, the Red Willow County Sheriff's Office and the McCook Humane Society.

Police activity

Activity log

These items are taken from reports filed by the McCook Police Department. The locations refer to block numbers, not specific addresses. If you have information about any of these reports, call the police department at (308) 345-3450.


2:21 a.m. 700 block of E. Fifth Street -- welfare check

5:50 a.m., Northeast McCook -- security check

7:41 a.m., 600 block of W. Seventh Street -- traffic accident

8:30 a.m., 1900 block of West B Street -- citizen assist

9:00 a.m., 1900 block of West B Street -- criminal mischief

9:39 a.m., 600 block of W. Third Street -- dispatched ambulance

10:03 a.m., 1400 block of W. Fifth Street -- dispatched ambulance

10:15 a.m., North U.S. Highway 83 -- dispatched Red Willow Western Fire Department

11:01 a.m., 800 block of W. Seventh Street -- dispatched ambulance

11:41 a.m., 200 block of East 11th Street -- other agency assist

12:32 p.m., 100 block of E. First Street -- traffic accident

1:05 p.m., 300 block of Elizabeth Lane -- citizen assist

2:18 p.m., 1200 block of E. First Street -- suspicious activity

3:44 p.m., E. Seventh and F Street -- subject arrested for driving under suspension

4:51 p.m., Northeast McCook -- security check

5:49 p.m., 700 block of East E Street -- suspicious activity

7:45 p.m., Fairgrounds -- other agency assist

8:07 p.m., 700 block of West B Street -- dog at large

8:48 p.m., 500 block of E. First Street -- missing person

8:55 p.m., 1500 block of W. Third Street -- suspicious activity

9:39 p.m., 1300 block of West F Street -- disturbance

10:15 p.m., 900 block of East E -- suspicious activity

10:19 p.m., East U.S. Highway 6 and 34 -- other agency assist

County Court

Joe Warneke, 24, 206 E. Second Street -- probation violations stemming from 2010 conviction for DUI and refusal to submit to a preliminary test. Violations consisted of 2011 convictions for DUI second offense and disturbing the peace, probation was revoked and Warneke was sentenced to 7 days in jail and his driver's license was revoked for 6 months.

Christopher M. Lightford, 19, Eddyville, Nebraska -- engage in a speed contest, $100 fine.

Robert John Morgan, 36, Cleveland, Texas -- no license on person, $25 fine; failure to dim lights, $10 fine.

Pet Patrol 345-2372