Guilty Plea

Dreamstime
March 08, 2018 - 8:01 pm
A former police officer in southeast Kansas has pleaded no contest to charges of sexually assaulting a woman he arrested during a domestic disturbance. The Joplin Globe reports that Jessie Davis, 22, took a plea bargain on Tuesday in Crawford County District Court. Davis surrendered himself to...
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March 06, 2018 - 8:18 pm
A man charged with killing an Indian national and wounding another in a shooting last year at a suburban Kansas City bar has pleaded guilty to premeditated first-degree murder. Adam Purinton also pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of attempted premeditated murder. Witnesses said Purinton, who is...
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February 23, 2018 - 6:55 pm
A southwest Kansas man has pleaded guilty in his wife's death. Jacob Ohnmacht, 27, of Larned pleaded guilty Thursday to voluntary manslaughter in the December 2016 death of Kayla Parrett, 21, at their home in rural Pawnee County. He had originally been charged with second-degree murder and several...
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February 14, 2018 - 7:37 pm
An agent with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement accused of sending a Wichita television news anchor sensitive law enforcement material has pleaded guilty to exceeding authorized access to a government computer. ICE Agent Andrew J. Pleviak was also taken into custody at Wednesday's change...
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Dreamstime
February 14, 2018 - 7:32 pm
A Wichita tennis coach has pleaded guilty to operating an illegal gambling business. KAKE News reports Jack Oxler pleaded guilty Wednesday to operating an illegal poker gambling business and operating an illegal sports betting business. The U.S. attorney said in court documents that Oxler owned and...
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February 13, 2018 - 7:52 pm
A Kansas inmate has pleaded guilty to stabbing and injuring a corrections officer. Allen Thomas Schroeder Jr., 27, pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree attempted murder and conspiracy to commit second-degree attempted murder in the April attack on Shawnee County corrections officer Lacy Noll. She...
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Dreamstime
February 09, 2018 - 9:27 pm
A Wichita woman pleaded guilty Friday to producing child pornography while she was babysitting a girl, 7, in her home. Stefanie Larsen, 46, pleaded guilty to one count of production of child pornography. In her plea, she admitted she allowed a man to produce a series of videos in which he committed...
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February 07, 2018 - 8:13 pm
A former employee of the Jasper School District pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $145,000. Prosecutors say Karla Justice, 55, of Columbus, Kansas, pleaded guilty Wednesday to wire fraud and credit card fraud. She was head bookkeeper for the district from 2009 until she resigned in 2016. The...
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February 05, 2018 - 6:15 pm
A Wichita man pleaded guilty to not reporting hundreds of thousands of dollars from illegal bookmaking on his federal income taxes. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said Daniel Dreese, 65, of Wichita, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of making false statements on income tax returns. He admitted...
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January 29, 2018 - 7:26 pm
A Kansas City, Kansas, man has pleaded guilty to causing a deadly crash while fleeing from a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper. The Kansas City Star reports that David Colvin, 47, admitted to a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the August 2016 death of Janet Eimer, 66. The Kansas City, Kansas,...
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