November 29, 2018 - 3:55 am
A man whose abduction of a 10-year-old Kansas girl sparked a massive manhunt before she was found dead in Missouri has lost his appeal of his conviction and death sentence. The Kansas City Star reports that the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday rejected the claims of 44-year-old Keith...
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July 29, 2018 - 11:57 am
Wichita Police arrested a 23-year-old man in a domestic violence abduction case. At approximately 1:30 Saturday afternoon, a woman reported a domestic disturbance between a 30-year-old female neighbor and her 23-year-old boyfriend at an apartment in the 2500 block of south Oliver. The woman told a...
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May 29, 2018 - 11:16 am
The woman who admitted to a reporter in a jail in Dallas, Texas, that she killed Wichita's Laura Abarca and took her baby in November of 2016 is due in court Tuesday. Baby Sophia is now almost a year-and-a half old; in 2016, her mother was shot and killed, allegedly by Yesenia Sesmas. Sophia was...
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Steve Boyer
July 25, 2017 - 2:46 pm
WICHITA, Kan, (KNSS) - Wichita police were led on a chase from an East side hotel to Rose Hill Tuesday morning. Police were called to the English Village Inn in the 6700 block of East Kellogg at about 5:30 to the report of a disturbance with a weapon. When officers arrived, a witness told them they...
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