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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 04, 2012

    Small explosive set off

    A small explosive was set off in a dumpster outside of apartments at 1844 Anderson Ave. Monday evening, but no injuries or damage were reported. Capt. Kurt Moldrup said an officer who was patrolling on foot heard the explosion at approximately 8:30 p.m. and observed the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 03, 2012

    BB gun damage reported

    Two cases of BB gun damage were reported to the windows of a car and local business on Friday. Lt. Josh Kyle said the first incident, which occurred between Nov. 28 and 30, involved a red Pontiac belonging to Kolby Balthazor, 21, Manhattan, which was parked in the 600

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 03, 2012

    Graffiti damage reported

    Two trash trucks, a garage door and a trash dumpster were spray-painted with graphic images over the weekend. Lt. Josh Kyle said the incident occurred at Built So Well, 1210 Pottawatomie St., between 5 p.m. on Nov. 30 and 6 a.m. on Dec. 1. Kyle said the trash

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 03, 2012

    Injury accident on Seth Child

    Riley County EMS transported a man to Mercy Regional Health Center Friday night after he was reportedly rear-ended at the intersection of Seth Child and Claflin roads. Lt. Josh Kyle said Juan Palmer, 54, Manhattan, driving a yellow 2003 Ford pick-up truck, was rear-ended by Nancy Williams, 60,

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 03, 2012

    Aggravated battery with a car reported

    A woman reported that she was intentionally struck by a vehicle following an altercation in the parking lot of Shop Quik in the 3000 block of Anderson Avenue Friday night. Lt. Josh Kyle said Jessica Flanagan, 22, Ogden, reported that another woman struck her with her vehicle

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 30, 2012

    Thefts reported from hotel parking lots

    Officials said they are investigating a series of thefts from pick-up trucks parked in hotel lots in Pottawatomie County, the most recent reported on Thursday. Lt. Josh Kyle said that incident occurred in the parking lot of Comfort Suites, 1020 Hostetler Drive, between Nov. 28 and 29. An

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Education | November 30, 2012

    False alarm at elementary school

    Riley County officers were called to Woodrow Wilson Elementary School after school hours on Thursday after it was reported that a male, who looked to be in his teens, appeared to be carrying a rifle on school grounds, though the object was later found to

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 29, 2012

    Citizen intervenes in burglary

    A K-State student thwarted a would-be burglar Thursday after he reportedly witnessed the woman stealing a purse from the vehicle of a movie-goer in the lot of Seth Childs Cinema. It was between 4:30 and 5 p.m. when Cory Hendrickson, 23, told police that he saw a

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 28, 2012

    KBI conducts drill for forensic scientists at Tuttle Creek

    Just off a gravel road near Tuttle Creek Dam, members of the KBI Crime Scene Response Team spent the majority of Tuesday digging pig carcasses from shallow graves as part of a quarterly training session. The pigs served as less grisly replacements for the human

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | November 28, 2012

    Man arrested on Texas warrant

    Riley County officers arrested a Manhattan man on an El Paso warrant for aggravated kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault stemming from an alleged incident in February 2011. Devoris Antoine Newson, 26, 1300 Flint Hills Place, was arrested for extradition and is being held without bond at the Riley

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