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February 27, 2019 - 2:29 am
A 61-year-old Kansas woman has been convicted of participating in a conspiracy to distribute drugs supplied by a drug cartel in Mexico. Christine Little Wood, of Overland Park, was found guilty Monday of being part of a ring that distributed heroin and methamphetamine from January 2010 to April...
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February 20, 2019 - 7:36 pm
A Lawrence man has been sentenced to 17 months in prison for shooting and wounding a girl, 17, as several people shot fireworks at him. Rashan Gill, 21, apologized at Tuesday's hearing, saying through tears that he "will never forget" what happened and that he could have killed the girl. In the...
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February 15, 2019 - 8:03 pm
A man has been sentenced to more than a decade in prison for a fatal shooting in 2015. Fernando Diaz, 26, was sentenced Friday for involuntary manslaughter in the death of Christopher Galvan, 22. Topeka police responding to a call of a vehicle crash in east Topeka found Galvan inside a car...
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February 08, 2019 - 5:20 pm
An Oklahoma City man who cyberstalked a woman based at Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha has been sentenced to five months in prison. Federal prosecutors say Kevin McRae, 48, was sentenced Friday in Omaha's federal court. He had pleaded guilty in September to one count of cyberstalking. Prosecutors...
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February 06, 2019 - 5:34 am
A 30-year-old Topeka man who led police on a chase to avoid stopping at a DUI checkpoint has been sentenced on a firearms charge. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said in a news release that Darryl Kevin Norwood was sentenced Tuesday to 3.5 years in prison for possession of a firearm. Because of...
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January 31, 2019 - 7:39 pm
A Wichita man who was already a registered sex offender has been sentenced to about 51 years in prison for sexually assaulting three children. Anthony Kramer, 35, was sentenced Tuesday for three counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child and four counts of sexual exploitation of a child...
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January 28, 2019 - 7:19 pm
Former Kansas trooper sentenced in Wichita gambling probe A retired highway patrol trooper was sentenced to a year of probation for lying to the FBI during an investigation into illegal gambling in Wichita. Michael Frederiksen, 53, of Derby, was convicted in May of making false statements to FBI...
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January 22, 2019 - 9:22 pm
A man accused of suffocating his two month old son as they slept in the same bed has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison. Kyle Kempton, 34, was sentenced Tuesday to thirty-two months in prison for involuntary manslaughter and four counts of misdemeanor counts of endangering a child. The...
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January 22, 2019 - 7:15 pm
A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for sexually abusing two minors while he was stationed at Fort Leonard Wood. Craig Ralston, 40, was sentenced Tuesday for sex crimes involving the girl, 5, in 2003 and an 18-year-old in 2008. The Springfield News-Leader reports he met both victims...
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January 22, 2019 - 7:03 pm
An Olathe woman has been found guilty of injuring an infant boy so badly at her home day care that he was left blind and brain damaged. Paige Hatfield, 27, was found guilty Friday of aggravated battery in Johnson County District Court. The jury also granted a motion to allow the judge to impose a...
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