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June 15, 2017 - 10:07 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — An Army veteran from Reno County has admitted he pretended to be blind in order to receive more than $70,000 in benefits. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall announced Thursday that Billy Alumbaugh, 62, of Turon, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to defraud the government. His ex-...
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June 05, 2017 - 8:08 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (KNSS) - An Olathe man pleaded guilty Monday to stealing more than $8 million from a Turkish investor, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said. Nagy Shehata, 57, Olathe, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud. In his plea, he admitted the crime occurred while he...
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May 31, 2017 - 9:19 pm
KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A registered sex offender from Kansas pleaded guilty Wednesday to picking up a girl, 16, in Virginia and taking her across state lines to have sex with him, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said today. Logan Viquesney, 21, Kansas City, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of interstate...
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May 15, 2017 - 8:09 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A jury has convicted a man of drunkenly causing a crash that killed two clients of an organization that helps adults with developmental disabilities. Sedgwick County jurors found Bret Blevins. 56, of Wichita guilty of 14 counts, including second-degree murder, involuntary...
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May 08, 2017 - 9:38 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man has been sentenced to life in prison for the killing of his son, 7, whose remains were found in the family's pig sty after what authorities described as systematic abuse. Michael Jones, 46, declined the judge's offer to address the court during his Wyandotte...
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May 08, 2017 - 8:00 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A man has been found guilty of trying to kill a Wyandotte County, Kansas, deputy sheriff. The Kansas City Star reports that Charles Bowser, 20, was convicted Monday of attempted capital murder, a charge that carries a life sentence. Two other men were convicted last year in...
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May 03, 2017 - 8:49 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man and woman have admitted using online ads for sexual services to find victims for armed robberies. Nicole Covey, 24, of Sugar Creek, pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Kansas to conspiracy to commit robbery and five counts of aiding and abetting...
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April 12, 2017 - 9:21 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has announced his first known prosecution of a non-citizen voting illegally since lawmakers in 2015 gave him the authority to prosecute voter fraud. Kobach says in a news release Wednesday that Victor David Garcia Bebek pleaded guilty to...
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April 01, 2017 - 1:18 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man has pleaded guilty in the killing of his 7-year-old son whose remains were found near the family's pigs. The Kansas City Star ( http://bit.ly/2oIqiI0 ) reports that 46-year-old Michael Jones admitted Friday to one count of first-degree murder in the death of...
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March 29, 2017 - 8:46 pm
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man will be sentenced in June in the killing of a Lincoln, Nebraska, man at a Salina motel. The Salina Journal reports DiAntre Lemmie, 22, was found guilty Wednesday in Saline County of first-degree murder and five other charges in the April 2016 death of Adonis...
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