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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 22, 2013

    Pedestrian struck by car

    A 22-year-old Manhattan man was flown to Stormont Vail in Topeka with serious injuries after he was reportedly struck by a vehicle early Sunday morning in the 2200 block of Claflin Road. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Jordan Worrel was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center before

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 22, 2013

    Man arrested for burglary

    A Wakefield man was arrested for residential burglary Monday afternoon in Riley after the homeowner reportedly caught the man in the act. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Jason Robinson, 41, was arrested after Vinton Visser, 60, found him in his home in the 9000 block of Madison Road around 2

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 20, 2013

    Man charged with battery

    A Manhattan man was arrested Saturday on various charges stemming from an incident early that morning. Authorities identified the man in custody as Anthony J. Murphy, 47, of 212 S. 5th St. He was charged with aggravated battery, aggravated robbery , intimidation of a victim and battery. They

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

    Probation for convicted exec

    A former executive of a Manhattan high-tech company has been given probation for defrauding the United States by creating false invoices on government contracts. Aaron Madison was executive vice president and chief operating officer of NanoScale, a small company that makes advanced chemistry products. He

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

    Vehicle break-ins at Countryside Estates

    Police are investigating at least seven different vehicle break-ins that occurred around the area of the Countryside Estates trailer park in Manhattan. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said the Riley County Police Department began receiving reports of the break-ins Thursday morning. He said the break-ins appear to

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

    Accidental death update

    More information has been released on the death of a man transported to Mercy Regional Health Center early Thursday morning, including that he appears to have died from an accidental overdose. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Nicholas Gurik, 40, whose last known address was in Wakefield, was

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 17, 2013

    No charges made in Jan. 5 pedestrian fatality accident

    No charges will be pressed in the early morning accident in which a 71-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Anderson Avenue. Riley County Police Department officials announced Thursday that they have concluded their investigation and determined the incident to be accidental.

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency |Traffic | January 17, 2013

    Injury accident on Tuttle Creek Boulevard

    A Manhattan woman was hospitalized Wednesday evening after being involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Tuttle Creek Boulevard and Blue River Hills Road. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Susan Hazelbaker, 50, was driving her 1996 Honda Civic on Tuttle Creek Boulevard, when she collided with

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

    Police investigate unattended death

    Riley County police are investigating an unattended death that occurred early Thursday morning that police said was “unusual” but not indicative of foul play. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said a 40-year-old man, whose name is not yet being released, was taken to Mercy Regional Health Center

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 16, 2013

    Stranger found in man’s home

    An Ogden woman was arrested Tuesday after a man found her in his Ogden residence, along with his missing laptop computer. Lt. Josh Kyle said Santos Giordano, 30, was arrested for burglary and criminal trespass after Christopher Soder, 34, found the woman in his 3040 Honeydew Lane residence

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