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
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
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
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
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.
A Manhattan woman was hospitalized Wednesday evening after being involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Tuttle Creek Boulevard and Blue River Hills Road. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Susan Hazelbaker, 50, was driving her 1996 Honda Civic on Tuttle Creek Boulevard, when she collided with
Riley County police are investigating an unattended death that occurred early Thursday morning that police said was “unusual” but not indicative of foul play. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said a 40-year-old man, whose name is not yet being released, was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center
An Ogden woman was arrested Tuesday after a man found her in his Ogden residence, along with his missing laptop computer. Lt. Josh Kyle said Santos Giordano, 30, was arrested for burglary and criminal trespass after Christopher Soder, 34, found the woman in his 3040 Honeydew Lane residence
A Wamego man was arrested Monday afternoon for driving under the influence after he reportedly crashed his vehicle into a traffic control device near the intersection of Kimball and Denison avenues. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Trevor Johnson, 25, left the road near the intersection and struck
A Manhattan man was arrested early Friday morning for various driving charges, including DUI, after he reportedly crashed into another car and fled the scene. Officials said he again fled when officers later located his vehicle. Jamar Fudge, 27, 2723 Kirkwood Drive, was arrested shortly before 2 a.
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