first-degree murder

December 07, 2018 - 5:38 am
A 31-year-old Wichita man who killed his wife and left her body in a dumpster has been sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole for 50 years. In October, Donnell Stafford was found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of 37-year-old Leuh Moore. KAKE-TV reports Stafford killed...
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KNSS News
December 06, 2018 - 12:01 pm
A man has been sentenced to the "Hard 50" for the stabbing death of a woman whose body was found in a dumpster in Wichita last spring. District Judge Faith Maughan sentenced 31-year-old Donnell Stafford of Wichita to life with no possibility of parole for 50 years. Stafford was found guilty on...
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October 27, 2018 - 9:25 am
A hearing has been delayed for a 73-year-old man who's challenging his sentence in a 1990 murder in Leavenworth County. Sherrill Brinkley was scheduled to have a status hearing Thursday in Leavenworth County, but the hearing was continued until December. The Leavenworth Times reports Brinkley is...
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May 25, 2018 - 4:30 am
A Topeka man involved in a fatal road rage incident has been sentenced to life in prison. Shawnee County District Court Judge David Debenham on Thursday sentenced 23-year-old Andre Rhoiney Jr., for first-degree felony murder in the October 2016 road-rage shooting death of 28-year-old Michael...
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Dreamstime
March 25, 2018 - 1:37 am
A man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter in central Kansas. Barton County authorities say 25-year-old Chaz Stephens was also charged Friday with child abuse, possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia. He remains jailed...
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Dreamstime
November 30, 2017 - 5:32 am
A man arrested in the murder of a woman over the weekend was charged Wednesday in Sedgwick County District Court. 33-year old Aaron Suiter has been charged on one count of first-degree murder in the death of 25-year-old Bryena McQuitty. Suiter was arrested after McQuitty was found dead at a home on...
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Dreamstime
April 17, 2017 - 3:52 am
McPHERSON, Kan. (AP) — Police in McPherson, Kansas, say a 25-year-old man is charged in connection with a shooting death. Police say Travis Belt is charged with first-degree murder in the death Friday night of 58-year-old Steven Carlson, whose body was found in a house. Investigators say Belt was...
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