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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 28, 2013

    Multiple vehicle burglaries reported

    There were several vehicle burglaries reported Friday morning in the northeast part of Manhattan that reportedly occurred overnight between Thursday and Friday. Five vehicle burglaries were reported in the 2900 block of Northwing Drive. Officer Matt Droge said the incidents resulted in a total loss of $726.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 27, 2013

    Crash on Highway 24

    Three people were transported to the hospital for possible injuries after a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 24. At 5:55 p.m. Saturday, a semi-tractor rear-ended a second vehicle that had slowed down and stopped to avoid a third vehicle illegally stopped on the highway, the Kansas Highway

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 27, 2013

    Thefts reported in Onaga

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating thefts from the Onaga area. Sometime between Jan. 10 and Jan. 17, a   22-foot long tilt flat bed trailer was taken from 110 E Third St. in Onaga. The trailer is black with white wheels, a spare tire mounted

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 23, 2013

    Impersonation of a doctor reported

    Police are investigating reports of an impersonation of a doctor at Candlewood Pharmacy in Manhattan. Officer Matt Droge said an unknown person called the pharmacy, 3254 Kimball Ave., pretending to be a doctor from Sabetha Family Practice in Sabetha. Sabetha is a city in northeast Kansas.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 23, 2013

    Assault on officer during game

    A Goddard man was arrested outside of Bramlage Coliseum during the KU vs. K-State basketball game Tuesday after allegedly becoming belligerent when officers approached him about scalping tickets. Caleb Schmidt, 33, was arrested for assault of a law enforcement officer, criminal trespass and obstruction of the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Education | January 23, 2013

    Suspicious activity reportedly directed at student

    The principal of Anthony Middle School is warning parents of suspicious activity in the northwest part of town after a young girl was offered a ride by an unknown male after she got off of the bus. Vickie Kline said the only description they have

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

    Woman reports rape

    A 32-year-old woman reported that a person known to her attempted to rape her on Jan. 19 at approximately 1 a.m. in Manhattan. The incident is under investigation.

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

    Report of shots fired

    Police are investigating reports of shots fired at 2427 Charolais Lane at approximately 6:42 a.m. Tuesday Sgt. Brad Ingalls said police were still on the scene investigating as of press time. More details will be released as they are available.

  • 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

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