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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | September 05, 2012

    Theft reported at business

    Nearly $27,000 was reportedly stolen from Orange Leaf over a roughly five-month period, and company officials say it could be an internal theft. Lt. Josh Kyle said the theft was reported by store owner John Sheldon, who said records indicate $26,905 in cash is unaccounted for between

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

    Injury accident on Tabor Valley Road

    Six Kansas State University students were involved in a crash early Sunday morning on Tabor Valley Road, less than a mile east of Pillsbury Crossing Road and two of the students were transported to the hospital. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Zachary Goldsmith, 20, Germantown,

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

    Drug arrest at MHS-West

    An 18-year-old student was arrested Friday for various drug charges after school officials found drugs at Manhattan High School West Campus following a search. Zachary Almquist, 2813 Brad Lane, was arrested for possession of marijuana, possession of Alprazolam and possession of drug paraphernalia, after school officials

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

    Injury accident on College Heights Road

    A motorcyclist was injured after he lost control of his motorcycle Friday afternoon on College Heights Road. Lt. Josh Kyle said Donald Patterson, 25, Manhattan, was driving his silver 2004 Honda CVR 100 at a high rate of speed west of Quivera Drive, when he was spooked by

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

    Aggravated assault against officer

    A 23-year-old man was arrested for aggravated assault against an officer and various driving charges after he allegedly drove drunk through Aggieville early Monday morning. Shane Johnson, 724 Laramie St., was arrested for aggravated assault against a law enforcement officer, interference with law enforcement, DUI, reckless

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

    Aggravated assault with a firearm

    A 29-year-old Fort Riley soldier was arrested for allegedly threatening his spouse with a firearm during an argument Saturday evening. Antonio Fogle, 516 Stone Drive, Apt. 5107, was arrested for aggravated assault after his 27-year-old spouse reported that she had been threatened with a firearm, Lt. Josh

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

    Stolen vehicle set on fire

    A $10,000 car was set on fire in the 3900 block of Wildcat Creek Road on Saturday. Police said it was later discovered that the car was stolen. Lt. Josh Kyle said the incident was reported at 10:38 p.m. and that the car, a 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt, was

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

    K-State cops to target young drunks

    Just as football season gets ready to kick off at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, so do efforts by the Kansas State University Police Department to curb underage drinking at home football games. As in past years, campus police will be patrolling parking lots around the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Fort Riley | September 03, 2012

    Soldier gets new counsel, expanded charges

    A Fort Riley soldier accused of a deadly New Year’s Day shooting in Manhattan was appointed new counsel Wednesday after his lawyer requested to be withdrawn from the case due to a reported conflict of interest.  Daniel Parker, Junction City, appeared before Magistrate

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

    Petition filed over bullying case

    A Manhattan father is petitioning the Riley County District Court to compel the Riley County Attorney’s office to take on a case involving his son and another boy he describes as “a notorious bully” who should be criminally charged with battery. The petition, called

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