No Charges

October 17, 2019 - 10:35 pm
Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett has ended his investigation into complaints about Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell. The investigation began after Bennett received e-mails over concerns that the mayor inaccurately filed substantial interest forms that are required by state law. Golf...
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April 24, 2019 - 5:24 pm
A county prosecutor declined to charge Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill with a crime Wednesday in a domestic incident that involved his fiance and their 3-year-old child. Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe acknowledged that "we believe a crime has occurred, however, the...
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February 08, 2019 - 9:18 pm
A Free State High School student who left a hunting gun in his car in the school parking lot will not face charges. The Douglas County District Attorney's Office said Friday no charges would be filed because the student didn't intend to commit a crime. Trial assistant Dorothy Kliem said the...
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January 11, 2019 - 7:01 pm
A district attorney says a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper was justified in fatally shooting a man whose vehicle was dragging the trooper and a Topeka police officer through the snow. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay says the trooper won't be charged in the death of Jarmane Logan, 35, in...
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October 25, 2018 - 6:58 pm
A woman whose car accidentally crashed into a Topeka cafe, causing the death of a customer, will not face charges. Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay said Thursday charges won't be filed against Peggy Turner, 82, of Topeka. He said an investigation into the July 26 crash at Banjo's Cafe...
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September 06, 2018 - 9:20 pm
A Lawrence police officer who shot at the car of a man suspected in a double shooting will not face criminal charges. Douglas County District Attorney Charles Branson announced Thursday that Sgt. Robert Neff would not be charged in the July 2 shooting in Lawrence. Neff followed at a vehicle that...
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August 14, 2018 - 6:56 pm
No criminal charges will be filed against the driver who struck and killed two German cyclists in Kansas while they rode on the historic Route 66 during a cross-country trip. Cherokee County Attorney Jacob Conard wrote in a letter released Monday that there's no evidence the 23-year-old driver from...
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July 26, 2018 - 8:47 pm
There will be no felony charges filed against a driver involved in a fatal accident in west Wichita. Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett says his office found insufficient evidence to file charges in the February crash that killed a woman and injured her mother. Police say Karen Capps,...
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July 20, 2018 - 11:22 pm
The Sedgwick County District Attorney and Wichita police held a news conference Friday afternoon regarding the case of Lucas Hernandez. During the briefing, they highlighted the details of the investigation from the time Lucas went missing to the moments his body was discovered in rural Harvey...
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February 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Authorities have determined that no charges will be filed in a fatal officer-involved shooting in southwest Kansas. Officers fatally shot Cristino Umana-Garcia, 29, last October in rural Finney County. Undersheriff John Andrews says officers shot Umana-Garcia after he became aggressive and...
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