Aggravated battery

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Ted Woodward
September 06, 2019 - 2:13 pm
More than two weeks ago, a man was beaten in the northeast part of Wichita; he has now died. This has led to the arrest of 35-year-old Steven Speakman of Wichita. The violence happened at about 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 21st, as police responded to a disturbance in the parking lot of the...
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Ted Woodward
February 27, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Police have made an arrest, following a case of aggravated battery in the southwest part of Wichita. Before 2:00 a.m. Wednesday, officers on patrol spotted a vehicle parked at Pawnee Prairie Park, near Pawnee & Maize Road. They made contact with a man in the car, 33-year-old Austin Hinojos;...
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Ted Woodward
February 15, 2019 - 1:42 pm
A 47-year-old man was injured in the Twin Lakes neighborhood in the northwest part of Wichita not far from 21st & Amidon, as he was confronting two suspected porch-pirates in a car who were apparently robbing his next-door neighbor. It happened Thursday afternoon in the 1800 block of N. Woodrow...
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Ted Woodward
January 16, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Two men were arrested on Tuesday evening in the northeast part of Wichita, after an incident outside the home of Chase Koch, son of Wichita billionaire Charles Koch. Wichita police initially responded to suspicious activitiy involving a silver Mercedes-Benz outside a private residence near 21st...
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Ted Woodward
October 18, 2018 - 11:48 am
A four-year-old boy was hit by a bullet in the north part of Wichita after a road-rage incident; he was hospitalized in critical-but-stable condition. Police have arrested the female driver of the suspects' car, 21-year-old Ramonyka Smith, and the 19-year-old man believed to have fired the two...
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Ted Woodward
September 20, 2018 - 11:10 am
Two men were stabbed in the southeast part of Wichita, near Pawnee & George Washington Boulevard. It happened at about 2:30 a.m. Thursday; emergency dispatchers originally sent officers to the scene of what was thought to be a shooting in the 3900 block of E. Roseberry. Officers arrived to find...
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May 31, 2018 - 7:05 pm
A Wichita woman has been sentenced to ten and a half years in prison for a knife attack that severely injured her 90-year-old grandfather and an attack on her 52-year-old mother. The Wichita Eagle reported Thursday that Kerri Telford, 26, pleaded guilty to aggravated battery in the February 2017...
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Ted Woodward
May 10, 2018 - 2:33 pm
Wichita police are looking for someone who was firing a BB gun at people. The first case was reported before 11:00 p.m. Wednesday by a 57-year-old man north of Pawnee & Broadway in S. Wichita. The victim says somebody fired a BB gun or a pellet gun at him, hitting him in the head and leaving...
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Ted Woodward
March 30, 2018 - 3:01 pm
Police have a suspect in custody, after a man was beaten in N. Wichita near 11th & Waco. It happened Thursday evening, as a 62-year-old man was driving down the street in the 1200 block of N. Jackson, when somebody threw something at his car. The man got out of his car, confronting a pair of...
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Steve McIntosh
March 20, 2018 - 5:34 am
A man who attacked a woman has been sentenced in Sedgwick County District Court. Judge Joe Kisner sentenced 45-year-old Leonard Charles of Wichita to 638 months in prison, more than 53 years, after a jury found him guilty of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated domestic battery, criminal threat and...
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