Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Friday, 27 November 2015
Login |  Register 
***BREAKING NEWS***    National Beef Announces Schedule Change    ***
Find Products or Services in your local community
Low  19°
High 26°
Low  21°
High 31°
Low  26°
High 35°
Low  19°
High 40°
Low  19°
High 44°
Low  21°
High 47°
Low  25°
High 50°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 23°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
UPDATE:Sublette Woman Arrested On Child Endangerment Charges

Garden City Police say they responded to two separate incidents of children being left in hot cars.

The first incident was reported shortly before 12 p.m. at the Dillon's, located at 1211 W. Jones. Police responded to the scene to discover that store employees had pulled the 5 1/2 year-old boy from the car.

The vehicle's windows had been left open, but outside temperatures were in the low 90's. Police contacted the family inside of the store and believe the child had been accidentally left inside of the car.

The family told police that they had left their other children in the care of a grandparent and believe the baby had been left with them. Medical personnel checked the baby out and he was not hurt.

Police took a report and forwarded to the Department of Children and Families. The child was released back to the parents, but the incident remains under investigation.

The second incident happened shortly before 11:30 a.m. Monday. Police were called to the Walgreens, located at 1308 E. Kansas. When they arrived, they found a child inside of a locked car with its windows up.

As officers were attempting to get the child out of the car, the child's mother returned. She told officers that she had left the car with the auto start running and the air conditioner on, but she was unaware that the auto start only runs for 10 minutes before it shuts itself off.

The mother told police she had been away from the car for about 15 minutes. Margaritha Weibe-Peters, 26, of Sublette, was arrested on allegations of child endangerment.

The 1 year old child was taken into protective custody and later released to family members.


You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.

Liberal Police Department Investigates Several Auto Burglaries
Governor Sam Brownback declares “Week of Reconciliation”
SCCC/ATS PLan Extra Security Training
Liberal Runners Compete at Nationals in Kentucky
SCCC/ATS Announces Thanksgiving Hours
Friday's Scores
Giving Tuesday Set For Dec. 1st
Seward's Keller Signs at Wichita State  
Saints Fight Past Frank Phillips
City Commission Meets, Approves Crack Sealing Bid
Click Here For All Stories

National Beef Announces Schedule Change
No Saints Broadcast Friday But Back on Saturday
OTLR To Host Holiday Tour Of Homes
City Commission Meets, Approves Crack Sealing Bid
Seward's Bernard Signs at UTEP  
Seward's Grymek is KJCCC Player of the Week
SCCC/ATS Announces Thanksgiving Hours
Redskins Rank 10th in First KBCA Poll
Middle School Results
Liberal Runners Compete at Nationals in Kentucky
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group