WASHINGTON, KS – Officers recently arrested a man on several charges, including Felony Theft and Criminal Possession of a Firearm. Jason Streit of Clyde was arrested on a Washington County warrant on October 10th and held at the Washington County Jail until his release on a $5,000 bond.
In other reports, Clifton Fire was dispatched to a house fire at 203 East Railroad Street on October 10th. Officers from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Kansas Fire Marshall’s Office responded to the scene. An investigation into the cause of the fire is still pending.
On Friday, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office in an incident involving a fire in their jail, as well as two inmates that had escaped from custody. Once the fire was contained, all Marshall County inmates were transported to the Washington County Jail.