Press Release for February 26th, 2020

On Sunday, February 22, 2020, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the Oregon Trail Park, located in the 23000 block of Oregon Trail Road, rural St. Marys, Kansas, for a report of a possible arson and criminal damage to property. ¬†Unknown person(s) entered the bathroom facilities at the park and burned contents within the bathroom and also damaged a heater. There was no structural damage to the building, and the total loss is less than $1,000.00 dollars. ¬†If anyone with information in regards to this crime, or any other crime is asked to contact the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office at 785-457-3353, or visit, to leave a tip on the crime stoppers link.

Shane Jager