Crime and Courts
Atchison police are on the lookout for a 30-year-old male wanted in connection with an aggravated burglary that occurred during early morning hours of Thursday, Aug. 6 at a residence in the 300 block of Parallel Street.
Atchison police authorities have identified a 26-year-old Melbourne, Fla., man as the suspect wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred Saturday at Cricket Wireless in Atchison.
Local law enforcement and Kansas Highway Patrol are investigating an alleged shooting that took place at approximately 7:20 p.m. Tuesday evening in front of the Atchison County Courthouse.
TOPEKA — The 1st Judicial District Nominating Commission has sent the names of three nominees for district judge to Gov. Laura Kelly, who has 60 days to decide who will fill the vacancy created by the July 17 retirement of Leavenworth County Judge Michael Gibbens.
TOPEKA – Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay recently announced that he has filed criminal charges against Brett Hollister, Shawnee County District Court Case 20-CR-1408, in relation to an excessive use of force incident that took place in June at a Topeka hospital.
The 1st Judicial District Nominating Commission will convene at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 28, in Courtroom 2 of the Leavenworth Justice Center at 601 S. Third St. in Leavenworth.
A 44-year-old man convicted by a jury in March for multiple sexual violence crimes was ordered to serve more than 50 years of confinement at his sentencing Thursday in Atchison County District Court.
Three Northeast Kansas area residents have been sent to Kansas City area hospitals with injuries suffered in as the result of two unrelated injury accidents that recently occurred along Missouri roadways.