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.45 Caliber Bullet Discovered In Jar Of Peanut Butter At Lawrence School

A bullet was found in a seemingly sealed jar of Teddie Peanut Butter at the School for Exceptional Studies in Lawrence on Monday.

08/30/2012

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Lawrence Man Arrested For Pistol-Whipping Clerk

A Lawrence man has been arrested for pistol-whipping a store clerk on New Year’s Eve.

01/22/2012

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Mayor Says Lawrence Still “Safe” Despite 44% Spike In Crime Rate

Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua insists that his city is safe even though the crime rate has spiked in Lawrence in the last year.

09/19/2011

Steven Robert Bankert (photo courtesy: Lawrence police)

Lawrence Laundromat Owner Allegedly Stole $55,000 In Gas

A Lawrence laundromat owner offering free dryer service has been accused of stealing $55,000 worth of natural gas.

05/23/2011

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2 Arrested After Attempted Armed Robbery In Lawrence

Two men were taken into custody after being holed up inside an apartment above a liquor store they allegedly tried to rob on Sunday.

03/06/2011

Jorge Fuentes, 32, was arrested during the break-in attempt.

Lawrence Woman, 86, Armed With Broom Calls 911 To Avert Break-In

A week earlier, he had posed as a cable guy, but when he returned to the home of an elderly Lawrence woman, he was trying to break in.

02/27/2011

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