MAN BOOKED ON CHARGE OF INFANT HARM
A man was arrested and booked on charges of aggra- vated battery or intentional bodily harm to an infant, according to a Riley County Police Department report.
Timothy Christopher Clawson, 22, of Winfield, Kan., was arrested for the incident involving a 1 1/2 month old baby, said RCPD Lt. Herb Crosby.
Crosby said the baby re- ceived injuries from handling Tuesday, and the mother took the child to Irwin Army Com- munity Hospital in Fort Riley.
Doctors called police around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, because the injuries appeared to be results of child abuse or neglect, according to the report.
Police said while the mother, who lives with Claw- son, was not home, Clawson babysat the child.
Bond is set at $20,000 and the case is under investiga- tion.
ACCIDENT SENDS THREE WOMEN TO HOSPITAL
An accident at the inter- section of Fairchild Terrace and Sunset Avenue around 11 a.m. Tuesday resulted in three local women being transport- ed to the hospital, according to another RCPD report.
Ashley Gibson, 18, was driving a ’87 Buick LeSa- bre northbound on Sunset Avenue when she tried to press her brakes, but they were not working, Crosby said. Gibson turned onto Fairchild Terrace and hit a utility pole.
Gibson was transported to Mercy Regional Health Center for back, neck and leg pain. Passenger Kasity Yanez, 30, was transported for a cut lip, neck and leg pain, andpassenger Cynthia Gibson, 39, was transported for cuts to her hands and face and leg pain.
According to the report, all three women reside on the 400 block of 4th Street.
LOCAL MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES
A local man was arrested on drug charges Tuesday, ac- cording to an RCPD report.
Charles Loub, 23, of the 100 block of Dartmouth Drive, was arrested and booked on charges of selling or distribut- ing of hallucinogens and mar- ijuana and for unlawful use of telecommunications, Crosby said.
The date on the charges in question is July 28, 2010.
Bond was set at $7,000.
LOCAL REPORTS SUNDAY SEXUAL BATTERY
A woman in her late teens reported sexual battery Tues- day, according to an RCPD report.
Crosby said the woman knew the suspect.
The incident reportedly oc- curred in southeast Manhat- tan on Sunday night.
There were no injuries and also no arrests according to the report. The case is under investigation.
RCPD INVESTIGATING KNIFE THREAT
A local man reports he was threatened with a knife on Tuesday, according to an RCPD report.
Robby Robinson, 24, of the 200 block on Westwood Road, fought with a friend.
Crosby said the two fought and then separated. That friend is suspected of pulling out a knife and threatening
Robinson when the two got back together.
Police were notified around 8:30 p.m.
There were no arrests and the case is under investigation.