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September 27, 2018 - 8:16 pm
An Independence man was sentenced to eight years in prison without parole for his role in a kidnapping conspiracy. Justin Watson, 23, was sentenced Thursday for conspiracy to commit kidnapping and brandishing a firearm during a violent crime. Watson admitted that he and his co-conspirators...
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September 26, 2018 - 8:12 pm
An man was sentenced to more than 27 years in prison for a June 2017 shooting death in Topeka. Lamero Dunstan, 18, was sentenced Tuesday in the death of Justice Mitchell in the parking lot of a Church's Chicken. Dunstank also was to pay more than $3,800 in restitution related to medical expenses...
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September 10, 2018 - 7:01 pm
A man has been ordered to spend nearly 25 years in prison for hiring someone to kill a Salina man. James Pavey, 41, was sentenced last week for intentional second-degree murder, solicitation to commit first-degree premeditated murder and conspiracy to commit aggravated kidnapping. He pleaded no...
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September 07, 2018 - 7:12 pm
George Papadopoulos, the Trump campaign adviser who triggered the Russia investigation, was sentenced to 14 days in prison Friday after he told a judge he was "deeply embarrassed and ashamed" for lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russian intermediaries. Papadopoulos, the first campaign aide...
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September 05, 2018 - 6:55 pm
A Pittsburg man was sentenced to life in prison for the 2016 killings of two family members. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said David Patrick McNabb, 33, was sentenced Wednesday to life with no chance of parole for 100 years. McNabb pleaded no contest in April to two counts of first-degree...
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August 28, 2018 - 6:28 pm
A man has been sentenced to 58 years and two months in prison for a deadly Manhattan shooting. Steven Harris was sentenced Monday for second-degree murder in the death of German Gonzalez-Garcia, 39, of Manhattan and attempted second-degree murder in the wounding of a second victim. Prosecutors say...
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August 27, 2018 - 9:47 pm
A woman who worked as a supervisor in a Johnson County post office has been sentenced for stealing mail. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said Stacey Kampfer, 40, of Kansas City, Kansas, was sentenced Monday to a year on probation and ordered to pay about $785 in restitution. Kampfer pleaded guilty...
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August 27, 2018 - 7:04 pm
A Mexican citizen who has been deported four times, Jorge Carrillo-Hernandez, 36, was sentenced Monday to 57 months in federal prison for unlawfully returning to the United States, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. He was also sentenced to an additional term of 24 months in prison, to be...
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August 22, 2018 - 6:54 pm
A Topeka man has been sentenced to 6.5 years in federal prison for robbing five banks in four states. The U.S. Attorney's office said Dakota Shareef Walker, 21, was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to bank robberies in Kansas, Missouri, Wyoming and two in Idaho. The robberies happened...
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August 14, 2018 - 7:25 pm
A man convicted of aggravated battery after hitting a Kansas State student with his truck in Manhattan has been sentenced to about two years in prison. Nicolas Blaha, 22, of Platte City, Missouri, was sentenced Monday to 20 months for aggravated battery and eight months for failure to stop at the...
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