Charges Filed

August 23, 2019 - 6:07 pm
A former employee of Saint Francis Ministries in Salina is facing eleven charges including rape, sexual exploitation of a child and indecent liberties with a child. Saline County District Court records show Nathaniel McEachin worked for Saint Francis Ministries from December 2018 to May 2019, when...
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August 01, 2019 - 5:50 pm
A Wichita man is charged with first-degree murder in a shooting that killed a McConnell Air Force Base Airman from South Carolina and injured three others. Markeithen McClaine, 25, made his first court appearance Wednesday. He is also charged with three counts of attempted first-degree murder...
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June 21, 2019 - 8:24 pm
A Topeka man is charged with first-degree murder in the death of his mother. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Thursday that David Wood Jr., 43, is charged in the death of Kyong "Carol" Wood, 69. He is also charged with felony interference with law enforcement. Investigators say...
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Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP
April 05, 2019 - 8:55 pm
An ex-convict accused of pulling a cruel hoax by pretending to be a long-missing Illinois boy was charged Friday with making false statements to federal authorities. The FBI said Brian Rini, 23, had made false claims twice before, portraying himself as a juvenile sex-trafficking victim. The Medina...
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February 20, 2019 - 7:21 pm
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was charged Wednesday with making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck, police said. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said prosecutors charged...
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December 07, 2018 - 7:16 pm
A suburban Kansas City motorcyclist has been charged in a wreck that killed the woman who was riding behind him. Fredrick Wilson Kane, 42, of Mission, was booked into jail Friday. He is charged with involuntary manslaughter while driving under the influence in the death of Sierra Crooks, 35. She...
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November 16, 2018 - 6:53 pm
A Kansas man is charged with first-degree murder and child abuse in the death of a young boy. D'Khari Lyons, 23, of Manhattan was arrested Thursday. He is jailed on $500,000 bond and does not have a listed attorney. Police in Manhattan responded on Nov. 8 to a call that an infant was not breathing...
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November 01, 2018 - 12:13 am
Charges have been filed against a man who allegedly killed an off-duty Wichita police officer and his son... The accident happened in April 27, in the 2100 block of N. 167th W, in west Wichita. Police say Stacey Woodson was riding a motorcycle with his son Braeden, when a truck pulled out in front...
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September 06, 2018 - 9:13 pm
A Kansas man is charged with killing a woman while they were aboard a cruise ship in January. Federal prosecutors announced Eric Newman, 53, was charged with second-degree murder and made his initial court appearance Thursday. The indictment alleges the Topeka man and Tamara Tucker, 50, of Lawson,...
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July 05, 2018 - 9:13 pm
A Kansas City man has been charged in a shooting near a Kansas elementary school that killed one man and left another critically injured. Anthony Grable, 32, was charged Thursday with premeditated first-degree murder and seven other counts. His bond was set at $1 million. The shooting occurred...
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