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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 10, 2013

    Man arrested for impersonation

    A Seneca man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly impersonated a doctor in an attempt to obtain prescription drugs from the Target pharmacy in Manhattan. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said police were called to 800 Commons Place at about 4:20 p.m. Wednesday by pharmacy employees after Patrick

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 08, 2013

    Man arrested on domestic charges

    Riley County officers arrested a Junction City man Monday on several domestic charges, including battery, after he reportedly made contact with his estranged girlfriend despite a restraining order. James Gayle, 19, was arrested Monday evening for domestic battery, criminal restraint, criminal threat, aggravated intimidation, violation of

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 08, 2013

    More details released on shooting

    Riley County officials released the victim’s name from Sunday’s non-fatal shooting and have indicated that the shooting reportedly took place during an aggravated robbery. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Cody Turnbough, 19, of Ogden, was shot Sunday evening at approximately 8:20 p.m. in a residence

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 07, 2013

    Accident victim identified

    Authorities have identified a 72-year-old rural Manhattan man as the victim of a fatal car-pedestrian accident early Saturday. They said Carl Schurle, whose address was listed as 3402 Kitten Creek, Manhattan, was walking in the eastbound lanes in the 5900 block of Anderson Avenue when he was

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 04, 2013

    Man arrested for attempting to flee

    Around 2:15 a.m. Friday, a police officer noticed someone driving fast and crossing over lanes on Bluemont Avenue, according to RCPD Lt. Michael Quintanar. The officer pursued the driver, later identified as Daniel Arnwine, 31, 920 Fourth St. A second officer observed the vehicle traveling at high

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 31, 2012

    Two burglaries on Thurston

    Two different reports of burglary were reported on Thurston Street. Laura Worner and Chailyn Cummings, 827 Thurston, reported an unknown person or persons entered their home between Dec. 16 and Dec. 29. A 20-inch television and prescription narcotics were reported taken for a total loss of $360. Megan Monnett, 821

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

    Riley house fire causes $240,000 in damage

    A house fire Friday night near Riley caused $240,000 in damage. Riley County Fire firefighters received the call at 10:18 p.m. Friday from Mike Kalmer, who said his residence at 7867 Powys Ave., about 9 miles west of Riley, was on fire. Fire responders from Riley arrived first

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

    Junction City police search for Laundromat thiefs

    Junction City police are on the lookout for a man and woman who stole money from a Laundromat by opening the change machines in the business, and officials are asking the public for help. The theft occurred on Dec. 21 at Sunshine Laundry, 1802 N. Jackson St.,

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

    Man arrested after fleeing cops

    Riley County officers arrested a Manhattan man early Friday morning after he allegedly fled from police, drove drunk and battered another person earlier in the morning at Blackstone Tavern. Police were called to the bar at about 2 a.m. for reports of a fight, Lt.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 27, 2012

    Man arrested after damaging ER

    Riley County officers arrested a Manhattan man Wednesday after they were called to Mercy Regional Health Center for reports of a patient damaging an ER room. Benjamin Kempthorne, 37, 24 Waterway Place, was arrested after he allegedly damaged a reinforced window and drywall in the emergency room

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