Murder

July 19, 2018 - 7:53 pm
A probable cause affidavit says a carnival worker admitted to killing a Kansas couple at a county fair. The suspect, Michael Fowler, told investigators that he shot Sonny and Pauline Carpenter of Wichita, Kansas, at the Barton County fair in Great Bend, Kansas. Investigators believe they were...
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July 18, 2018 - 5:04 am
A Kansas man wanted in connection to a Texas slaying has been found dead in Oklahoma. Authorities say the body of 37-year-old Jeremy Judd Owens of Oakley, Kansas, was found Saturday in a parking lot in Anadarko, about 60 miles (97 kilometers) southwest of Oklahoma City. Owens was a suspect in the...
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July 16, 2018 - 7:45 pm
A judge has ruled a Kansas woman accused of decapitating her ex-boyfriend's mother is competent for trial. Rachael Hilyard is charged with first-degree murder in the April 2017 death Micki Davis, 63, the mother of Hilyard's ex-boyfriend. Earlier this year Hilyard had been found not competent and...
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KNSS News
July 13, 2018 - 1:56 pm
The woman convicted of killing a Wichita mother and kidnapping her newborn baby has been sentenced in Sedgwick County Court. Yesenia Sesmas was sentenced to 55 years in prison for murder, kidnapping, and aggravated interference with parental custody. Last month, a jury found Sesmas guilty of first-...
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July 10, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Authorities have arrested a man in the killing of a Wichita woman. Sedgwick County Jail records show the suspect, 59, is being held on $750,000 bond on suspicion of second-degree murder. Police say he was arrested Monday in the death of Eula Duncan, 55. Lt. Todd Ojile said earlier that Duncan and a...
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July 09, 2018 - 5:00 pm
Authorities are investigating the death of a man and woman in southeast Kansas as a murder-suicide. Sheriff's Capt. Mike Westmoreland says Carrie Ensminger, 27, of Emporia, and Toby Farley, 36, of Wellington, were found dead of gunshot wounds Saturday in rural Sumner County. Investigators say a...
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Steve & Ted
July 09, 2018 - 8:41 am
A delivery driver was killed Nov. 26th in east Wichita, Pizza Hut is offering an additional $10,000 for information leading to a suspect.
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June 21, 2018 - 4:48 am
A Kansas woman accused of participating in the deaths of three people who were strangled or smothered with trash bags has been convicted of first-degree murder and other charges. Thirty-two-year-old Kora Liles was found guilty Wednesday of 11 counts, including three counts of first-degree murder...
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June 19, 2018 - 4:53 am
A man from Maine will be sentenced in August after being found guilty of killing a Kansas man while on a cross-country trip. The Salina Journal reports 35-year-old Robert Colson, of Bucksport, Maine, was convicted Friday of killing Matthew Schoshke of Tescott in August 2017 during a burglary at...
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June 09, 2018 - 11:29 am
The Wichita Police Department reports a 68 year-old man was murdered Friday night in south Wichita. Around 10:30 p.m., Officers responded to the 1600 block of south Erie and located a 68-year-old man dead in the street. Officers learned the victim was driving his 2007 black Chevy Z71 Silverado...
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