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December 11, 2017 - 7:33 pm
A Leavenworth woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for at least twenty-five years for raping a girl, 16-months. Mahogany Jaelene Payne, 41, was sentenced Friday. Leavenworth County prosecutor Toff Thompson says a crime occurred when Payne was babysitting the girl and another...
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December 07, 2017 - 8:46 pm
Federal authorities say a member of a Kansas City criminal organization was sentenced to 12 years in prison. Demond Robins, 36, was sentenced Wednesday for conspiracy to distribute cocaine and conspiracy to commit money laundering. He pleaded guilty in March to providing cocaine to a co-conspirator...
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December 07, 2017 - 8:21 pm
A convicted sex offender has been sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for sexually assaulting a Kansas girl, 12. The Sedgwick County District Attorney's office announced that Kelly Farr, 44, of Scott County, Kansas, was sentenced Wednesday for attempted rape. The victim reported that Farr...
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November 21, 2017 - 5:26 am
A former Wichita restaurant owner was sentenced Monday to 108 months in federal prison for drug trafficking. In a news release U.S. Attorney Tom Beall says 62-year-old Gerald Beasley of Wichita pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine and one count of unlawful...
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November 17, 2017 - 9:13 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — One of five people accused of strangling or smothering to death three others in a Topeka home over a rape allegation has been sentenced to three life terms. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Joseph Krahn, 34, won't be eligible for release for 150 years under the sentence...
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November 17, 2017 - 9:09 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Coffeyville man who tried to buy an explosive on the internet was sentenced to two years in federal prison. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said in a news release that Carlos Francisco Martin, 19, was sentenced Friday for attempting to obtain an explosive with...
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November 16, 2017 - 9:07 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Georgia man has been sentenced to two years and three months in federal prison for participating in a scheme that cost Sedgwick County $566,000. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said George James, 49, of Brookhaven, Georgia, was sentenced Wednesday for wire fraud. James told...
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November 10, 2017 - 9:35 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A Lawrence man who molested a girl for more than two years has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for at least 25 years. James Fletcher, 35, was sentenced Thursday for five counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child. Prosecutors said he...
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November 03, 2017 - 9:23 pm
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A former physician assistant at a Veterans Affairs hospital in eastern Kansas has been sentenced for sexual crimes against patients. The Kansas City Star reports Mark Wisner, 66, was sentenced Friday to 15 years and seven months in prison. Wisner was convicted in August of...
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November 02, 2017 - 9:29 pm
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A former civilian employee at the Fort Leavenworth hospital has been sentenced to twenty years in federal prison for setting a female supervisor on fire and attacking her with a razor and scissors. Federal prosecutors say Clifford Currie, 55, of Leavenworth, was sentenced...
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