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KNSS News
August 20, 2019 - 6:20 pm
The family of a slain Kansas inmate has filed a federal lawsuit alleging a systemic disregard for the health and safety of prisoners housed at the Meade County jail. A complaint filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Kansas stems from the August 2017 death of Joshua DeVilbiss after he was attacked...
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KNSS News
August 20, 2019 - 6:09 pm
Police say a man who was hit by a car in downtown Wichita earlier this month has died. Police spokesman Charley Davidson said in a news release that Kestrno Rodriguez, 46, died Saturday at a hospital. Rodriguez was hit by a car Aug. 2 while he was walking in the street near the Wichita Downtown...
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Ted Woodward
August 20, 2019 - 1:41 pm
33-year-old Jerome Armbeck was shot and killed early Monday evening in the Hilltop neighborhood in the southeast part of Wichita. Armbeck was found in an open field in the 4600 block of E. Boston, near Oliver & Harry. Armbeck was among those involved in a disturbance with several people, when a...
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Ted Woodward
August 20, 2019 - 1:33 pm
31-year-old Charles Shely of Park City has been arrested in the north part of Wichita, after a man was shot in a car on the Canal Route. At about 10:00 a.m. Monday, a 30-year-old man who had been shot twice showed up at the police sub-station at 21st & Hillside; he was then taken to the...
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KNSS News
August 20, 2019 - 11:25 am
Authorities are looking for a man who shot out the front window of a Spanish-language radio station in Wichita. Wichita police posted security camera video on Facebook Monday in an attempt to identify the shooter. The video shows a white man walking by the front of 99.7 FM La Raza, pulling a gun...
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August 19, 2019 - 10:54 pm
One person is dead following a shooting in south east Wichita. It happened around 6:00 p.m. Monday evening near Boston and Oliver, just north of Harry. Officers are looking for two suspects that may be on foot, or on bikes. Investigators don't yet know if the man who was shot is from the...
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August 19, 2019 - 9:49 pm
A Wichita mother charged in the death of her child, will stand trial in the case... Brandi Marchant, 22, is charged with first degree murder and child abuse. An autopsy revealed that her son Zaiden, 2, died of dehydration and malnutrition, and had meth in his system. In court Monday, Marchant...
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August 19, 2019 - 6:55 pm
Wichita police say the fatal shooting of a man was gang related. Officers found Elbert Costello, 22, dead from several gunshot wounds Sunday in the parking lot of an apartment complex in northeast Wichita. Another man, 24, who also was shot was taken to a hospital, where he is in serious condition...
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Wichita Police
August 19, 2019 - 2:45 pm
Wichita police say two people who are suspected of drunken driving hit patrol cars in separate incidents during the weekend. Police spokesman Charley Davidson says the first collision occurred early Saturday when a man driving the wrong way on a city street hit a patrol car. The officer was able to...
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Ted Woodward
August 19, 2019 - 1:14 pm
22-year-old Elbert Costello was killed in the northeast part of Wichita, as part of a gang-related shooting. The victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his body, as did a 24-year-old man who survived the shooting; that victim is hospitalized in serious condition. Police Lt. Chad Beard is with...
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