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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 08, 2012

    Passenger injured in two-car crash

    A passenger and driver were injured Saturday following a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Tuttle Creek Boulevard and South Dam Road. Lt. Josh Kyle said Mary Bunker, 45, Sharon Springs, was injured when the silver 2007 GMC Yukon she was traveling in was struck by a

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 08, 2012

    2 arrested for selling stolen goods

    Two men were arrested Friday after they allegedly try to sell stolen DVDs and video games to Hastings. Lt. Josh Kyle said Todd Pearson, 30, Ogden, and Matthew Stevenson, 31, St. George, were arrested for felony theft for allegedly stealing $3,000 worth of DVDs and video games from

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 08, 2012

    Fight at Ogden bar

    A fight at an Ogden bar left one man unconscious outside the bar early Saturday morning. Lt. Josh Kyle said Zachery Demercurio Jr, 28, Ogden, was found unconscious at about 1:40 a.m. outside the Rock House Sports Bar and Grill, 231 Riley Ave., with injuries to his

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 07, 2012

    1 person injured in home invasion

    Riley County Police Department received a 911 call reporting a home invasion at Chase Manhattan Apartments, 1401 Chase Place, on Friday just before midnight. The caller said someone might have been shot or stabbed. Witnesses reported that a suspect wearing a black mask and hooded sweatshirt had

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

    New trial sought for rapist

    Court.phatch

    The lawyer for a Manhattan man convicted of committing 21 sex offenses against two minor girls requested Friday that the man be given a new trial. John Goodpasture Jr., 43, was convicted in August of rape, aggravated indecent liberties and criminal sodomy against a 10 and 13-year-old girl.

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

    Suit filed over lack of CO detectors

    An acquaintance of the daughter of one of two victims of a fatal carbon monoxide incident in 2010 is suing the other victim’s estate in Riley County District Court. The suit filed by Terrence Veal on behalf of Laniyah Veal seeks damages resulting from the

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

    First-degree murder hearing set

    The preliminary hearing for a Junction City man accused of first-degree murder was set for mid-November Thursday in Riley County District Court. Daniel Parker’s preliminary hearing had been set for the end of August, but a change in counsel precipitated the later date. Parker, 26,

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

    1 injured in rollover accident

    RCPD reported an injury accident occurred on Oct. 3 at approximately 6:50 p.m. Lt. Josh Kyle said Kenneth Upton, 35, 3720 N. Seth Child Road, was driving southbound on McDowell Creek Road when his vehicle left the road in the 4800 block. The 1990 Dodge Ram pickup truck struck a

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

    3 arrested on charges of prostitution

    The Riley County Police Department recently received information on possible prostitution at the Regency Inn, located at 419 Holiday Drive. Lt. Josh Kyle said RCPD applied for a search warrant and it was served on two rooms. Three people were arrested in connection to the search:

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

    Police to conduct DUI saturation patrol

    The Riley County Police Department is conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol Friday.  Officers involved in the Saturation Patrol will be looking for signs of impaired driving and other traffic violations and motorists who show signs of alcohol and/or drug consumption will be evaluated

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