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  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | March 03, 2016

    Milford man arrested in June rape case

    A Milford man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a June rape in Riley County. Dylan Taylor Evans, 22, was arrested at Fort Riley just after noon. A Fort Riley official said Evans isn’t a soldier. Riley County police spokesman Matt Droge said Evans was

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | March 01, 2016

    Schuck: No charge in dog shooting

    There will be no charges filed in an incident in which a dog was shot and killed recently in Blue Township in southwest Pottawatomie County. County Attorney Sherry Schuck told Pott County commissioners Monday she saw no reason to file charges against the owner of

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Fort Riley | March 01, 2016

    Fort Riley soldier killed Sunday in I-70 crash

    A 1st Infantry Division soldier died Sunday following a two-car collision on Interstate Highway 70 in Topeka. Pfc. Coral Lynn Clark, 24, was a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear specialist who arrived at Fort Riley in September 2014. Her home of record is Fort Worth, Texas. Clark joined

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | March 01, 2016

    ‘Trouble’ arrested on meth charge gets $250K bond

    A Junction City man is being held on a quarter of a million dollar bond after he and another person were arrested last week in connection with a meth bust, according to a report released Monday. Officials arrested Michael Anthony Washington, also known as “Trouble,” 29,

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Business | February 29, 2016

    Report: Fake Patty’s security to cost $80K

    Fake Patty’s Day is set to cost Riley County and the city of Manhattan a total of around $80,000 in heightened security and emergency response measures, according to a recent report by the Riley County Public Health Advisory Council that was presented to county commissioners

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 25, 2016

    Man returning to Riley County for retrial in 2009 murders

    An Ogden man whose capital murder conviction was overturned by the Kansas Supreme Court will soon return to Riley County for a retrial. Meryl Wilson, Chief Judge of Riley County District Court, has ordered Luis Aguirre, 28, be transported from Ellsworth Correctional Facility to the Riley

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 25, 2016

    Man pleads no contest to voluntary manslaughter

    A Fort Riley man pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter on Thursday for the shooting death of an Ogden man last March. Tierre Wall, 27, will face between 4 1/2 and 21 1/2 years in prison for the crime, depending on his criminal history. He also pleaded no contest to

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 24, 2016

    Woman, 93, dies in church accident

    A 93-year-old Manhattan woman died Tuesday after she was struck by a car in the parking lot of First Lutheran Church, 930 Poyntz Ave. According to a report from the Riley County Police Department, Ruby Johnson fell to the ground and was hit by the front

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 24, 2016

    Ex-soldier indicted in JC woman’s 2014 death

    A federal indictment unsealed on Tuesday charges a former Fort Riley soldier in the brutal 2014 kidnapping and death of a Junction City woman. Shantrell D. Woody (also known as Shantrell Holliday), 26, Fort Riley, is charged in connection with one count of kidnapping resulting in the

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | February 24, 2016

    Police don’t suspect foul play in woman’s death

    Police responded to an unattended death Tuesday in Manhattan. According to Riley County Police Department spokesman Matthew Droge, officials responded at 9:18 p.m. to 1214 Vattier St., No. 7, after someone reported that a woman wasn’t breathing. Upon arrival, officials found that Julie Ivy, 31, was unresponsive.

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