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December 21, 2016 - 10:25 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Authorities say two suspects in a deadly pawn shop robbery in Mississippi have been arrested in Kansas. Authorities say 35-year-old Jamison Townsend and 37-year-old Joshua Garcia were arrested Wednesday in Geary County, Kansas, after a chase. Both suspects are charged in arrest...
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December 21, 2016 - 3:45 pm
MANHATTAN, Kansas - Kamau Stokes scored a season-high 18 points and Kansas State used an 18-1 late first-half run to defeat Gardner Webb 67-54 on Wednesday night. While Kansas State (11-1) was 5 of 7 from the field during that late first half stretch, Gardner Webb (7-6) struggled from the field as...
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December 21, 2016 - 1:45 pm
PONCA CITY, Okla. – Ponca City, Oklahoma police officers killed a man after he confronted them with a sword. According to the Ponca Post website officers responded to the report of a delivery man being assaulted around 6:00 a.m. Police believed the man to be holding a tire iron, but instead found...
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December 21, 2016 - 1:38 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - A Wichita woman will be charged with bank robbery after a federal grand jury returned Wednesday with an indictment. Christina Messerschmidt, 35, has been charged with one count of bank robbery after allegations of her robbing Intrust Bank at 1544 S. Webb Road in Wichita, says U.S...
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December 21, 2016 - 12:47 pm
WICHITA, Kan. — A federal judge sided with a Kansas military school in compelling arbitration of a Tennessee father's allegations involving the sexual assault of his 12-year-old son by another student. U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia ruled Wednesday the arbitration clause in St. John's Military...
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December 21, 2016 - 12:23 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 29-year-old man faces several charges accusing him of leading police on a lengthy chase through the Kansas City area. The Kansas City Star reports ( http://j.mp/2hdQ87r ) that charges filed Wednesday against Justin M. Sherman include second-degree robbery and resisting arrest...
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December 21, 2016 - 7:37 am
WICHITA, Kan. - A 29-year-old man was shot in north Wichita. It happened at midnight Wednesday in the 2400 block of N. Piatt, when a car playing loud music pulled up outside the man's house. The man told them to leave, then a male suspect rolled down the front passenger-side window on the car, and...
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December 21, 2016 - 7:12 am
WICHITA, Kan. - 51-year-old Robert Moreno died in southwest Wichita early Tuesday evening, and his son has been arrested. Police Lt. Todd Ojile says Moreno's 27-year-old son was intoxicated, and he was at his father's residence for several hours in the 1800 block of S. Everett; they began to argue...
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December 21, 2016 - 3:43 am
DERBY, Kan. — A southern Kansas woman who lost her hands and feet during a robbery got an early Christmas gift — new electronic hands worth $260,000, courtesy of a businessman and his wife. Julie Dombo of Derby showed off her new hands publicly Tuesday with her husband, a day after receiving them...
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December 21, 2016 - 3:34 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Police in Overland Park, Kansas, say they're searching for a driver who rammed an officer's patrol car during a traffic stop, then fled as the officer fired at him. Police say the officer escaped injury during the confrontation about Wednesday morning in the Kansas City suburb...
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