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October 30, 2017 - 1:58 pm
Wichita police say they are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a truck as suspicious. Officer Charley Davidson said Monday that officers were called early Sunday when a man found the woman's body inside a pickup truck. Davidson says the man who found the body did not know...
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Dreamstime
October 24, 2017 - 11:44 am
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — The parents of a Leavenworth County teenager who has been missing since 1988 are going to court in an effort get criminal investigative records on their son's case. Harold and Alberta Leach of Linwood are suing Leavenworth County after county officials rejected a Kansas...
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Dreamstime
October 23, 2017 - 2:57 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The special master looking into the taping of attorney-client meetings and phone calls at the pretrial detention facility in Leavenworth, Kansas, says in a new report that the U.S. Attorney's office in Kansas is no longer cooperating with the investigation. Special Master...
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Dreamstime
October 23, 2017 - 10:47 am
Claudia Cowan reports from San Francisco on the build up to the Kate Steinle murder trial. Watch the latest video at
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October 22, 2017 - 3:49 am
A man is in critical condition after being shot in south Wichita Saturday night. Police Sgt. Maruice Mitchell says the shooting happened between 6:30 and 7:00 PM in the 1600 block of S. Martinson. Officers say that an argument inside a home spilled outside into the alley behind a house. Mitchell...
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Dreamstime
October 17, 2017 - 3:05 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. - Police in Lawrence are confirming that two people have been arrested in connection with a weekend shooting that left three people dead and two others injured. In a statement, authorities said 19-year-old Dominique McMillion and 22-year-old Ahmad Rayton have been jailed in...
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KNSS NEWS
October 10, 2017 - 10:43 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has issued his first pardon in almost seven years in office to a man convicted of felony theft as a college student in 1994. Brownback's office announced the pardon Tuesday for Mark Schmitt of Parker, Colorado. Schmitt is a Liberal native convicted of...
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Dreamstime
October 05, 2017 - 10:34 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 20-year-old driver has been charged with killing two passengers in a crash while fleeing from police in Kansas City, Kansas. The Kansas City Star reports that Zackery Smith was charged Wednesday in Wyandotte County with two counts of felony first-degree murder. Police say...
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Dreamstime
October 01, 2017 - 8:59 am
Lawrence, Kan. (KNSS) - Lawrence Police are investigating after a shooting in downtown Lawrence left three dead and two others injured. Interim Police Chief Anthony Brixius said it happened just before 1:40 Sunday morning. The Douglas County Judicial and Law Enforcement Center is located in the...
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Dreamstime
October 01, 2017 - 7:27 am
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - Two people are hospitalized after being shot in northeast Wichita. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday. A man and woman traveling westbound on 25th near Hillside noticed that they were being followed. The man got out of his vehicle at 25th and Erie. The suspect vehicle also...
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