Crime and Courts
After about 1,600 miles of traveling throughout the state, Republican Party leaders, elected officials and candidates rolled into town ready to rally on the corner at Fifth Street and Kansas Avenue.
Almost two years to the day following his arrest involving violent crimes, a 21-year-old inmate’s case that was on track toward resolution has derailed and is indefinitely on hold again.
Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson announced early Thursday that authorities from Atchison Police Department and the U.S. Marshals Service have worked together to locate and apprehend a 30-year-old Pennsylvania man wanted in connections with crimes that recently occurred at a residence in Atchison.
New charges are pending against a 36-year-old Atchison man following his arrest early Wednesday for alleging he was in his possession of drugs with the intent to distribute and elude police.
A 25-year-old Atchison man with ties to Leavenworth was arrested for a warrant earlier this week in St. Joseph, Missouri in connection to a crime locally committed within recent months.