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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 22, 2013

    Several connected vehicle burglaries

    Seven vehicles were burglarized in apparently connected incidents in close proximity to each other overnight between Jan. 16 and 17 in the northeast side of Manhattan. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said three of the burglaries took place in the 2000 block of Vineyard Circle, one took place outside of 317

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 22, 2013

    Officers investigating fleeing incident

    Riley County officers are investigating a flee and elude incident that occurred early Saturday morning in the 900 block of Bluemont Avenue. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said an officer attempted to stop a Chevrolet pick-up truck at approximately 1:47 a.m. for a minor traffic infraction when the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 22, 2013

    One-car accident on Madison Road

    A Leonardville woman was hospitalized for a possible broken ankle Sunday evening after reportedly overturning her vehicle on Madison Road, near mile-marker 179. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Lisa Butler, 38, was involved in a single-car accident at approximately 11:20 p.m., though details on the accident were scarce.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 22, 2013

    Pedestrian struck by car

    A 22-year-old Manhattan man was flown to Stormont Vail in Topeka with serious injuries after he was reportedly struck by a vehicle early Sunday morning in the 2200 block of Claflin Road. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Jordan Worrel was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center before

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 22, 2013

    Man arrested for burglary

    A Wakefield man was arrested for residential burglary Monday afternoon in Riley after the homeowner reportedly caught the man in the act. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Jason Robinson, 41, was arrested after Vinton Visser, 60, found him in his home in the 9000 block of Madison Road around 2

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 20, 2013

    Man charged with battery

    A Manhattan man was arrested Saturday on various charges stemming from an incident early that morning. Authorities identified the man in custody as Anthony J. Murphy, 47, of 212 S. 5th St. He was charged with aggravated battery, aggravated robbery , intimidation of a victim and battery. They

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 18, 2013

    Probation for convicted exec

    A former executive of a Manhattan high-tech company has been given probation for defrauding the United States by creating false invoices on government contracts. Aaron Madison was executive vice president and chief operating officer of NanoScale, a small company that makes advanced chemistry products. He

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 18, 2013

    Vehicle break-ins at Countryside Estates

    Police are investigating at least seven different vehicle break-ins that occurred around the area of the Countryside Estates trailer park in Manhattan. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said the Riley County Police Department began receiving reports of the break-ins Thursday morning. He said the break-ins appear to

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 18, 2013

    Accidental death update

    More information has been released on the death of a man transported to Mercy Regional Health Center early Thursday morning, including that he appears to have died from an accidental overdose. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Nicholas Gurik, 40, whose last known address was in Wakefield, was

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 17, 2013

    No charges made in Jan. 5 pedestrian fatality accident

    No charges will be pressed in the early morning accident in which a 71-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Anderson Avenue. Riley County Police Department officials announced Thursday that they have concluded their investigation and determined the incident to be accidental.

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