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October 03, 2017 - 10:33 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas City, Kansas, man who called himself rapper C-Los El Gran was sentenced to 14 years in prison for participating in a $4 million drug trafficking ring. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall says Carl Sierra, 30, pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine...
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September 29, 2017 - 11:01 pm
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a co-worker at a food processing plant has been convicted of first-degree murder. Jurors convicted Alton Nolen on Friday in the death of Coleen Hufford, 54. She was killed in 2014 at the Vaughan Foods plant in suburban Oklahoma City. Jurors...
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September 29, 2017 - 10:04 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A woman who reported being punched and shoved by a former University of Kansas basketball player has pleaded guilty to battering him. Saleeha Soofi, 19, alleged in December 2016 that former player Carlton Bragg hit her while they were at a party. Bragg was charged with...
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September 19, 2017 - 8:28 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka man faces a sentence of up to 20.5 years in prison after he was found guilty in the stabbing death of another man. A Shawnee County jury on Monday convicted Caleb John Kanatzar of voluntary manslaughter in the death of Terrin Holloway, 24. Holloway's body was found in...
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September 18, 2017 - 8:27 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Prosecutors say a former Kansas banker has been sentenced to eight months in prison for a wire fraud scheme that included the theft of funds from a bank and an insurance company as well as filing false tax returns. The U.S. attorney's office said in a news release Monday that...
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August 31, 2017 - 9:26 pm
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A former physician assistant at a Veteran's Administration hospital in Kansas has been convicted of sex crimes against four patients. Jurors found Mark Wisner, 66, guilty Wednesday of criminal sodomy, aggravated sexual battery and three counts of sexual battery. Prosecutors...
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August 30, 2017 - 8:07 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a southeast Kansas woman has admitted to embezzling more than $210,000 from the bank where she worked. The U.S. attorney's office says Debra Nading, 59, of Oswego, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of theft by a bank employee. She admitted in her plea that the...
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August 22, 2017 - 9:13 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Filipino woman has pleaded guilty in Kansas to stealing nearly $100,000 from a U.S. Naval base in Japan. The prosecutors announced Monday that Cynthia Lopez Creseni pleaded guilty Friday to theft of public money. She stole $99,068 from the Morale...
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July 31, 2017 - 9:23 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Two Kansas men have pleaded guilty to federal charges related to their scheme to pilfer items from Wichita mailboxes. Shalan Hiatt, 38, of Wichita pleaded guilty Monday to one count each of mail theft and possession of a counterfeit mailbox master key. Jason Farner, 33, of...
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July 25, 2017 - 11:18 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas hunting guide was sentenced to five years on probation after admitting that he routinely violated state and federal laws while taking groups on hunting trips. Federal prosecutors said Jerad Stroot, 26, of Colwich, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Tuesday for one count...
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