Sterling

May 01, 2019 - 7:06 pm
The condition of an undersheriff who was shot when he tried to stop a man on a federal firearm charge is expected to recover. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and Rice County Sheriff's office said Wednesday the condition of Rice County Undersheriff Chad Murphy, 48, has improved from critical to...
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April 30, 2019 - 8:23 pm
Authorities say a woman and child were with a man when he shot and critically wounded a Kansas undersheriff. Kansas Bureau of Investigation senior special agent Steve Rosebrough says the woman and a child left 37-year-old David Madden on Monday night before he shot the Rice County sheriff in the...
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April 30, 2019 - 8:58 am
A Kansas undersheriff was shot and wounded trying to execute a warrant against a man who absconded from the corrections system, and a sheriff was shot in a subsequent standoff at a nearby house that ended early Tuesday with two men dead. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation said in a news release...
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April 29, 2019 - 10:37 pm
A manhunt and standoff is over in Rice County. It started with a traffic stop just after 5 p.m. in Sterling, Kan. Rice County Undersheriff Chad Murphy was shot making that traffic stop and police soon surrounded a home 15 miles away from the scene of the shooting in Raymond, Kan. where they...
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