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Matthew Harding
July 13, 2019 - 8:09 pm
A two-year-old boy is dead following a drowning at a home in Southeast Wichita. Police say they were called to a home in the 22-hundred block of South Linden around 11:30 Saturday morning. The boy's father found him unresponsive in a pool and managed to pull him out and started life-saving measures...
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Steve Boyer
July 12, 2019 - 1:31 pm
If you plan to imbibe this weekend, be aware that local law enforcement will be looking for impaired drivers. Wichita Police Officer Charlie Davidson says officers will briefly stop motorists in a check lane beginning at 10:30 PM Saturday until 2:30 AM Sunday. Police will be looking for drivers...
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June 23, 2019 - 5:51 pm
A 38-year-old man is in custody, accused of having a sexual relationship with someone more than half his age. David Justin Smith was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail for four counts of criminal sodomy with a child and three counts of sexual exploitation of a child. Kevin Wheeler with the...
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June 23, 2019 - 8:19 am
Wichita Police say that one person is dead after a fatal shooting in northeast Wichita. It happened around 6:40 Saturday night, near 17th street and Poplar. Officers say a disturbance occurred between multiple individuals and a suspect fired multiple shots that struck two men. When officers arrived...
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Steve Boyer
June 21, 2019 - 2:54 pm
A car theft was foiled by satellite Thursday evening. OnStar service by satellite contacted Wichita police dispatchers about 8:15pm and said a car stolen from Andover was possibly in the area. An officer found the car at an apartment complex in the 8900 block of East Harry. When he approached the...
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Steve Boyer
June 21, 2019 - 11:48 am
Wichita police, in conjunction with Sedgwick County sheriff and Kansas Highway patrol will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint lane this weekend. Officer Kevin Wheeler says the lane will be from 10 PM Saturday nite to 2AM Sunday morning. In addition to impaired drivers, they will also be checking...
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Steve Boyer
June 18, 2019 - 12:16 pm
Wichita Police have announced the arrest of 34 year-old Ronetta Clement in connection with the missing child report filed for 2 year-old Anyla James. Captain Brent Allred said the child was found safe with her grandmother. Allred said Clement, the girls mother, was interviewed a second time for...
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Matthew Harding
June 16, 2019 - 5:49 pm
Wichita Police are still looking for the driver in a weekend hit and run accident in South Wichita. Police were called to the intersection of Harry and Martinson around 1 Saturday morning after receiving a report of a woman lying in the street. When they arrived, they found 36-year-old Lilly Nulick...
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Steve Boyer
May 24, 2019 - 2:01 pm
The Wichita Police Department has identified the suspect in Thursday’s officer involved shooting as 56-year-old Fred Burton of Wichita. At approximately 1:55 a.m. on Thursday, officers responded to a report of an explosion at the apartment complex in the 700 block of west MacArthur. Upon arrival,...
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Matthew Harding
May 19, 2019 - 9:23 am
A man is in critical condition after being stabbed overnight. Wichita Police were called to an apartment complex near Pawnee and Oliver shortly after two o'clock this (Sunday) morning. There, they found a man in his 40's who had been stabbed multiple times. Police have interviewed one person in...
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