The weekend was busy for officers of the McPherson Police Department. Numerous calls were responded to for burglary, theft and vandalism.
At 9:31 p.m on Jan. 3, McPherson Police responded to a report of a burglary. According to Captain W. J. Cummins there was a possible break-in though the residence on South Maple Street is uninhabited.
At 1:34 a.m. on Jan. 4 police responded to Liberty Drive where they took a report of a car battery stolen and theft at a loss of $600.
At 12:39 p.m. on Jan. 4, officers took a report of a verbal disturbance as well as a stolen firearm on East Elizabeth Street. The stolen firearm report was unfounded.
At 3:46 p.m. on Jan. 4, McPherson Police took a report of a possible theft an/or invasion, however it was determined that a door had been left open at the McPherson High School and no burglary had occurred.
At 5:41 p.m. on Jan. 4, officers responded to South Elm Street for a report of a past theft. A trailer was stolen for a loss of $1,948.
At 1:44 p.m. on Jan. 5, McPherson Police took a report of vandalism on South Walnut Street. According to Cummins a vehicle burglary occurred. A window as broken and a makeup bag stolen for a loss of $500. Another similar report was made on North Walnut at 3:35 p.m. in which a vehicle window was damaged for a loss of $350.