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Mom Accused Of Killing Son

By associated-press On Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:39:11

Mom Accused Of Killing Son

Police in south-central Kansas have charged a woman who they say stabbed her 10-year-old son to death in his bedroom. Thirty-three-year-old Lindsey Blansett of Wellington is being held at the Sumner County Jail on $500,000 bond. She is charged with first-degree murder in the death of her son, Cal...

 
 

1st Grader Brings Gun To School

By associated-press On Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:37:02

1st Grader Brings Gun To School

The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office says a first-grade student brought a loaded handgun to school but didn't display it or make any threats. Sheriff's Maj. Phil Blume says that the pupil "self-reported" having the gun on Monday at Indian Hills Elementary School in Topeka. Blume says the gun wa...

 
 

Men Admit To Synthetic Drug Scheme

By associated-press On Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:33:54

Men Admit To Synthetic Drug Scheme

Two Kansas men have pleaded guilty in federal court to operating a synthetic drug business that generated at least $16 million in sales in less than two years. U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom says 58-year-old Tracy Picanso and 56-year-old Roy Ehrett, both of Olathe, each pleaded guilty Monday to one ...

 
 

ACLU Chapters Focusing on Hot-Button Issues

By associated-press On Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:26:00

ACLU Chapters Focusing on Hot-Button Issues

American Civil Liberties Union officials say they have begun a new and more aggressive effort to intervene in Missouri and Kansas over highly public issues like same-sex marriage, privacy and police policy. The ACLU's Missouri chapter has been actively involved in the protests in Ferguson over Mi...

 
 

University of Kansas Fundraising Effort Meets Goal

By associated-press On Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:16:22

University of Kansas Fundraising Effort Meets Goal

The University of Kansas Endowment has reached a $1.2 billion fundraising goal two years early but officials say the effort will continue. The endowment's Far Above campaign met its goal last week after it received a $58 million gift from the estate of Madison and Lila Self, the largest individua...

 
 

Police Log 12-15

By ksal-staff On Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:40:21

Police Log 12-15

An Abilene man contacts police after cash is stolen from his wallet. Justin Seaman told officers he had several people in and out of his room at the Quality Inn, 2110 W. Crawford on Sunday. Police allege someone removed $900 in cash from his  wallet and left....

 
 

Defense: Convicted Killer Was Mentally Ill, High

By associated-press On Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:36:13

Defense: Convicted Killer Was Mentally Ill, High

Defense attorneys have finished making their case that a convicted murderer should be sentenced to life in prison and not executed for kidnaping, raping and killing an 8-year-old Topeka girl. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports clinical psychologist June Cooley of Atlanta testified Monday that Bil...

 
 

New State Division Formed to Fight Cattle Theft

By associated-press On Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:33:00

New State Division Formed to Fight Cattle Theft

The state of Kansas is creating a new investigative unit to combat an increase in cattle theft. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and the Kansas Department of Agriculture announced a joint agreement Monday to form a new Livestock/Brand Investigation Unit. The unit will help local law enfor...

 
 

Fraud Case Investigation

By ksal-staff On Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:31:11

Fraud Case Investigation

Salina Police report a theft by deception case that made victims out of Harley-Davidson of Salina, 2200 N. Ohio and a 67-year-old Kansas man who was duped in a Match.com scheme. Captain Mike Sweeney says a man identified as Neg Deeur, used a stolen credit card to purchase Honda motorcycle parts o...

 
 

2 Suspects Arrested in Fatal Wichita Shooting

By associated-press On Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:53:55

2 Suspects Arrested in Fatal Wichita Shooting

Wichita police say two people are in custody after a weekend shooting that killed a 24-year-old man and injured another man. The shooting happened Saturday night near a company's private Christmas party in northwest Wichita. Police say the men were shot as they were leaving and got into an argume...

 
 
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