Crime and Courts

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A 28-year-old parolee residing in Atchison is in custody held on a $200,000 bond following his arrest by Atchison Police Department authorities involving multiple sex crimes under investigation since October.

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A 42-year-old Atchison man was ordered to serve more than five years in state prison in wake of his sentence recently handed down in Atchison County District Court related to child pornography in his possession.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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The matter involving a mid-December 2019 a fire in the county jail has come total resolution earlier this month in Atchison County District Court.

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An alleged failed attempt to elude law enforcement landed a 33-year-old Atchison man a stay behind bars following his arrest Tuesday along the outskirts of Atchison.

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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.

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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.

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A 39-year-old Atchison man is facing felony charges filed Monday following his arrest arising from allegations of child abuse on Sunday inflicted from a board.

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A 20-year-old Willis man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday in Brown County District Court on charges of felony aggravated sexual battery, criminal possession of a firearm in connection with a previous felony conviction in Atchison County, along with several other charges.

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A 37-year-old Houston Lake, Missouri man is facing nine counts filed Friday in Leavenworth County District Court in connection with a late morning shooting spree one day prior on the Centennial Bridge.