Crime and Courts

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About three years of hard time is on tap for an Atchison man recently convicted for violent threats uttered to children that involved a firearm while he served felony probation.

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Formal felony charges are likely pending against following the arrest of a man and woman Thursday evening in connection with incidents unfolding from a police response in the 1500 block of Applegate Drive.

A homicide investigation remains ongoing related to the death of Jason Pantle as the suspects arrested are tentatively scheduled to hear evidence this month that led to their respective aggravated battery charges filed against them.

Two violent cases involving a 20-year-old Leavenworth man are moving along onto the court calendar despite possible plea negotiations ongoing more than a year after the offenses occurred.

The time behind bars ordered for a local man might are likely to lengthen a bit after a new criminal case runs its course following his arrest late last week while out on bond awaiting sentencing.

The death of a Cummings man on Saturday following injuries he suffered earlier last month in an altercation in Doniphan has produced a homicide case.

Atchison County Sheriff’s Office authorities have recovered multiple stolen items as their quest continues to find the parties responsible in connection with a recent rash of in rural parts of Atchison County.

Northeast Kansas authorities from across county lines are jointly investigating a weekend battery that resulted in a 42-year-old Atchison County seriously injured.

Some early morning domestic discord late last week landed a 50-year-old Atchison woman a jail stay in connection with some destruction of property at an Atchison residence.

Proceedings are on hold until October for a 32-year-old jail inmate facing two groupings of felony counts for allegedly impeding breathing of his significant other is facing a new charge.

A local woman’s trial involving violence against law enforcement scheduled for Monday is off the court calendar after her pleas were heard Friday in district court.

A local recently convicted for taking aim and shooting at a police officer was ordered Friday in district court to serve more than two years imprisonment.

A man facing felony charges in connection with an early summer shooting that left one man seriously injured in the northern part of Atchison is heading for jury trial.

A local man’s Labor Day arrest early in the week for an out-of-state warrant has landed him some additional legal trouble in his hometown.