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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 19, 2013

    Aggravated assault at Texas Roadhouse

    A Fort Riley man was arrested Saturday for allegedly brandishing a handgun in the parking lot of Texas Roadhouse during a dispute. Officer Matthew Droge said police were called to the restaurant at approximately 5:30 p.m. for a report of two people engaged in a

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 19, 2013

    Theft and recovery of vehicle

    Riley County police are investigating the theft and recovery of a 2013 Subaru Impreza that was found wrecked in the 2100 block of Wildcat Creek Road Monday. Officer Matthew Droge said the Impreza, which belongs to Kyle Maxwell, 24, Fort Riley, was stolen from the 1300 block of Fremont

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 19, 2013

    Armed robbery update

    No arrests have been made in connection with Saturday’s armed robbery at the Hilton Garden Inn, and police said they are welcoming tips from the public. On Saturday, authorities said two men entered the hotel shortly before 5 a.m. armed with a semi-automatic handgun

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 18, 2013

    Beer and sex: the dangerous mix

    Establishing a victim and a criminal in a stranger-rape scenario is not difficult. The unsuspecting victim is attacked by a shadowy assailant and the right and wrong is clear. But, that distinction can become fuzzy when the victims know their alleged attackers and even fuzzier

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 17, 2013

    Hotel is struck by armed pair


    Two armed men made off with an undisclosed amount of cash in an armed robbery at the Hilton Garden Inn early Saturday. Authorities said the two men entered the hotel shortly before 5 a.m. armed with a semi-automatic handgun and demanded money from the clerk.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 13, 2013

    Crash victim’s father sues other driver

    The father of a girl whose mother was killed in a May 2012 two-vehicle crash on K-18 has filed suit against the driver of the other car seeking damages as a result of the accident. The suit was filed in Riley County District Court by Paul

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 13, 2013

    Man arrested for sex offenses

    Riley County officers arrested a 25-year-old man Tuesday on charges of two sex-related crimes. Officer Matt Droge said Jeffery Jepsen, 2817 Johnson Valley Drive, was arrested on two warrants in the 5900 block of Corporate Drive at approximately 10 a.m. Tuesday. Droge said the arrest warrant for

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 12, 2013

    Man extradited to Texas

    Riley County officials extradited a 26-year-old man to El Paso Monday on a warrant for the original charge of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault. According to court records, Devoris Newson, homeless, originally was arrested for extradition in November 2012. Officials said the El Paso warrant

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | February 11, 2013

    No info about fire motive available

    Officials are not releasing any information on a possible motive in Wednesday’s deadly fire, but the suspects arrested in connection with it are set to make their first court appearance Wednesday afternoon in Riley County District Court. Officials also said there is a possibility

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

    2 arrested for murder following deadly fire

    Police have arrested two people on suspicion of murder and aggravated arson in connection with a deadly apartment fire late Wednesday night in Manhattan. Officials announced Friday evening that Patrick Scahill, 20, 1838 Anderson Ave., and Virginia Griese, 19, 221 N. Fifth St., are both confined to the Riley

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