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2 arrested following Kan. high-speed chase in stolen Camaro

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ST. GEORGE – Law enforcement authorities in Pottawatomie County are investigating two suspects who are in custody following a Thursday morning chase. Just before 5 a.m. on Thursday, the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a resident in the Oak View area of St. George, reporting that they saw the dome light come […]

Arrest made after social media threat at Kansas high school

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MAIZE- A modified lock down that was put in place at Maize High School on Thursday morning has been lifted, according to a statement from USD 266. A social media post led administrators and police to work together on what was believed to be a threat against specific students at Maize High School, according to […]

Police: 4 women arrested in Kan. prostitution sting

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police have arrested four women in a prostitution sting in downtown Wichita. Police records show the women were arrested on several charges including prostitution and solicitation for immoral purposes. They range in age from 30 to 55. According to Wichita police Lt. James Espinoza, the sting was conducted Tuesday over a […]

Police: 4 Kan. teens arrested after chase in stolen pickup

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police have arrested four teenage boys after a pickup was stolen and authorities were led on a chase. The Wichita Eagle reports a man was told by a family member around 7 a.m. Monday that his pickup and a revolver had been stolen several hours earlier. According to Lt. James Espinoza, […]

2 Russell residents arrested after Interstate traffic stop

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SALINA – Law enforcement authorities arrested two Russell residents on drug charges Monday night. Saline County Sheriff Glen Kochanowski said a deputy pulled a 2003 Dodge Stratus over around 11 p.m. near the Interstate 135 junction with Interstate 70 after the driver kept changing lanes. During the stop, the Sheriff’s K-9 indicated there might be […]

HPD arrest log, Aug. 24 to 26

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All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. —————————————— Kimberly Lee Kern, 42, Hays, was arrested at 12:27 a.m. Ag. 26 in the 3000 block of East 14th on suspicion of violation of an order of protection. Tyler Edward Sibson, 20, Hays, was arrested at 8:23 p.m. Aug. 26 in […]

HPD arrest log, Aug. 20 to 23

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All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. —————————————— Brenden Matthew Smith, 22, Hays, was arrested at 1:30 a.m. Aug. 20 in the 500 block of West Seventh on suspicion of disorderly conduct, failure to appear and interference with a law enforcement official. Hector Rico Moreno, 40, Palmdale, Calif., was […]

1 arrested after throwing items off overpass, I-70 chase

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GEARY COUNTY- Law enforcement authorities in Geary County are investigating a man seen throwing things off an interstate overpass on Friday. Geary County Sheriff Tony Wolf reported Sheriff’s deputies observed someone throwing items from Kansas 18 bypass over Interstate 70 Friday afternoon. When deputies went to check, the suspect jumped into a vehicle and took […]

Kan. manhunt ends with arrest of suspect on firearms, drug charges

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PRATT- Law enforcement authorities in Pratt County successfully completed a manhunt with an arrest on Thursday. According to the Sheriff’s office, Pratt County deputy made a traffic stop 3 miles south and 6 miles east of Pratt on a vehicle that had been reported as suspicious and looking around a rural residence. A passenger immediately […]

Kan. man arrested, allegedly showed obscene photos to toddler

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SALINA – Law enforcement authorities in Saline County are investigating an Ottawa County man for allegedly showing pictures of sex acts to a toddler girl in Salina last month. On Thursday, Salina police arrested Christopher Postlewait, 22, Culver, on requested charges of promoting obscenity to a minor. Postlewait is acquainted with the child’s family, according […]

Kansas traffic stop leads to substantial drug arrest

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SALINA – Law enforcement authorities in Saline County are investigating a case of drug distribution following an arrest. Salina police reported officers observed Jack Douglas Boster leaving his residence driving a 2004 Chevrolet Pickup on Wednesday afternoon. Boster’s Kansas Driver’s License is suspended. An officer conducted a traffic stop of Boster’s vehicle in the 400 block […]

Deputies make arrest following Kansas chase

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PRATT– Law enforcement authorities in Pratt County made an arrest following a chase just before 1a.m. on Thursday. In a media release, the Pratt County Sheriff reported a deputy attempted to stop a vehicle on Lake Road approximately 2 miles west of South East 25th Avenue. The vehicle had gone left of center, into the […]