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Rodney Price
May 02, 2020 - 10:05 am
Here's what we know so far regarding a morning standoff that took place in east Wichita. WPD Chief Gordon Ramsay says Police are still investigating.
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June 28, 2019 - 9:05 pm
A police standoff in south Wichita came to an end, when police raided a home. It began around 8:00 a.m. Friday morning in the area of 58th street south and Broadway. A man, 87, was reported to police as being suicidal and armed with a gun. A SWAT team and police negotiators attempted for hours to...
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June 21, 2019 - 5:29 am
A police standoff in Hutchinson ended in an exchange of gunfire. It started about 3 a.m. Thursday police received a report of a shooting. An investigation led them to identify two suspects in the shooting. One was an 18-year-old man, another was identified as 21-year-old Brendon Jones. Hutchinson...
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June 17, 2019 - 8:01 pm
Police say a suspect in the death of a woman is in custody after a five-hour standoff with Topeka police. The standoff began Sunday about noon when police responding to a call found a woman dead at a home. Topeka police on Monday identified the woman as Kyong "Carol" Wood, 69, of Topeka. They did...
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Steve Boyer
May 24, 2019 - 2:01 pm
The Wichita Police Department has identified the suspect in Thursday’s officer involved shooting as 56-year-old Fred Burton of Wichita. At approximately 1:55 a.m. on Thursday, officers responded to a report of an explosion at the apartment complex in the 700 block of west MacArthur. Upon arrival,...
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August 09, 2018 - 4:54 pm
UPDATE: A police standoff came to an end Thursday evening after the suspect suffered a self-inflicted injury. It happened in the 400 block of W. Ave. C. Authorities say life-saving measures were used on the man and he was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Wichita police officer Charley...
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April 06, 2018 - 7:04 pm
A Holton man pleaded no contest to attempted murder and other crimes after a standoff where authorities say he fired shots at officers and his wife. Patrick Wayne Miller entered the plea Friday to attempted first-degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault against a law enforcement officer...
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March 23, 2018 - 6:03 pm
An armed man who threatened law enforcement officers during an eight-hour Lawrence standoff has been ordered to write letters of apology to three officers and undergo alcoholism treatment. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that David Rainbolt, 49, faces two years in prison if he fails at probation...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
January 26, 2018 - 1:00 pm
An ongoing domestic-violence situation led to the activation of the police SWAT Team on Thursday at a home in the south part of Wichita. Police say this situation began to escalate back on Tuesday, when a 29-year-old man battered his 31-year-old girlfriend, leaving her with a large laceration on...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
January 25, 2018 - 1:43 pm
After 11:00 a.m. Thursday, 911 dispatchers received calls of gunshots fired in a house in Wichita in the 3100 block of S. St. Paul, west of 31st Street South & Meridian. As police approached the house to investigate a possible domestic situation, someone was exiting, but that person went back...
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