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

    Man arrested for theft, drug charges

    Officers arrested a Manhattan man for theft and several drug charges Monday after a search warrant was conducted at his house following an investigation into thefts by the Kansas State University Police Department. Andre Murphy, 33, 618 Yuma St., was arrested after drugs were allegedly found at

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

    Aggravated robbery reported

    A Manhattan woman reported that a man robbed her at gunpoint Monday night in the south alley of the 900 block of Laramie Street. Lt. Josh Kyle said Melanie Fritts, 22, was approached by the man at about 10:10 p.m. She told police he wore a dark

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 02, 2012

    Man arrested after leaving accident

    A 24-year-old man was arrested Monday afternoon for alleged drunken driving and leaving the scene of an accident. Pablo Mendez, 24, 1704 Fair Lane, No. 2, was arrested in the 3000 block of Anderson Avenue after he allegedly was involved in an accident with another vehicle nearby and left

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 02, 2012

    Boy detained for masturbating in public

    A 14-year-old boy was detained at the Riley County Community Corrections Center for masturbating in a public waiting area. A 42-year-old employee of the center, located at 115 N. Fourth St., reported Monday that the incident occurred on Sept. 28 between 4 and 4:30 p.m. Lt. Josh Kyle

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 02, 2012

    Missing juvenile found

    The family of a 15-year-old girl who has been missing for nearly a month reported Tuesday morning that the girl has returned home. Cleotilde Lucero Soto-Garcia was reported missing after she was last seen on Aug. 30. Detectives had suggested she might be headed to Texas,

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 02, 2012

    Missing woman located in Hawaii

    A Manhattan woman living in Hawaii who was reported as missing by her daughter Saturday was located in Honolulu, where she had moved to look for a job. Lt. Josh Kyle said Benita Richards, 63, stopped contact with family in Manhattan after she had a medical

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 02, 2012

    Man sought for burglary, theft

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance in locating Mark Alexander Lawrence, a 32-year-old white male, 5’11, 165 pounds, blue eyes and red hair. His address is unknown.  Lawrence has been driving a white 96 Chevy Blazer two door with temp Kansas tag. Lawrence

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 01, 2012

    Injury accident on Seth Child

    An Ogden woman was taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash on Seth Child Road and Southwind Place Saturday afternoon. Lt. Josh Kyle said Riley County EMS transported Glinda Robertson, 29, to Mercy Regional Health Center for head, neck and knee injuries. Kyle said the

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Fort Riley | October 01, 2012

    Fort Riley soldier found dead

    A 33-year-old Fort Riley soldier was found dead in his Ogden home Friday morning, but police say there is no indication of foul play. Lt. Josh Kyle said a relative reported that Duriel Powell was not breathing at approximately 7 a.m. Friday. Kyle said an

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | October 01, 2012

    Aggravated assault and battery reported

    Two different parties filed reports in regard to an incident early Saturday morning that involved a verbal altercation turning physical at the Crestwood apartment complex in Manhattan. Lt. Josh Kyle said Daniel Goldberg, 21, Fort Riley, reported that he was visiting a friend at the complex

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