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

    Drug arrests made in City Park

    Officers arrested three people on various drug charges early Sunday morning in City Park after investigating the smell of burnt marijuana in the air. Thomas Wickoff, 26, Littleton, Colo., Skyler Gilbert, 22, Salina, and Anthony Russo, 28, Salina, were arrested after police officers patrolling City Park at approximately 1:12

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

    2 men face federal charges for robbery

    Federal charges were filed Wednesday against two men accused of robbing a Manhattan convenience store at gunpoint in February. Frank Hanson, 22, Manhattan, and Dennis Denzien, 20, Manhattan, are charged with one count of interference with commerce by means of robbery and one count of using, carrying

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

    Police say number of arrests, incidents comparable to last year

    Police officers were out in full force Saturday to contend with the yearly drinking celebration that is Fake Patty’s Day. While they were kept busy throughout the day, officials said there were no major issues, and incidents were more or less comparable to those

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

    Vehicle thefts in Pottawatomie County

    The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating three vehicle thefts and stolen vehicle parts from the southwest portion of Pottawatomie County near Highway 24.  They are asking anyone with information on any of the crimes to contact the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office at (785)&

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 09, 2013

    Federal charges filed against alleged armed robbers

    Federal charges were filed Wednesday against two men accused of robbing a Manhattan convenience store at gunpoint in February. Frank Hanson, 22, Manhattan, and Dennis Denzien, 20, Manhattan, are charged with one count of interference with commerce by means of robbery and one count of using, carrying

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 08, 2013

    Federal charges filed against alleged armed robbers

    Federal charges were filed Wednesday against two men accused of robbing a Manhattan convenience store at gunpoint in February. Frank Hanson, 22, Manhattan, and Dennis Denzien, 20, Manhattan, are charged with one count of interference with commerce by means of robbery and one count of using, carrying

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 07, 2013

    Pair indicted on federal charges for fire death

    Speech.phatch

    Federal charges were filed Thursday against a man and woman accused of intentionally setting an apartment fire that killed a Kansas State University researcher in February. U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom announced the federal charges at a news conference here Thursday morning. Patrick Scahill, 20, Manhattan,

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 05, 2013

    Man arrested for battering officer

    An investigation into reportedly bizarre behavior at a Manhattan McDonald’s Monday resulted in the arrest of an 18-year-old Manhattan man for various charges including battery against a law enforcement officer. Police were first called to the McDonald’s, 815 N. Third St., just after 9:30 p.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 05, 2013

    Man arrested for videotaping woman

    Riley County officers arrested a Kansas State University student on Friday for allegedly videotaping a woman known to him without her knowledge. Officer Matthew Droge said William Reed, 20, 1005 Thurston St., Apt. A, was arrested after a 20-year-old woman, also a K-State student, reported Friday that

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | March 05, 2013

    Citizens’ Police Academy begins

    The Riley County Police Department’s Citizens’ Police Academy began Tuesday and will run through May. Officials said the Academy is a 20-hour course that teaches citizens how the department operates. It runs every Tuesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., and the last class

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