Salina, KS

Now: 87 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 87 °F | Lo: 60 °F


Hi: 91 °F 

Lo: 66 °F


Hi: 90 °F 

Lo: 67 °F


Hi: 92 °F 

Lo: 68 °F


Hi: 89 °F 

Lo: 64 °F


Hi: 86 °F 

Lo: 62 °F

Salina Technical College
Fe for a cure

Arrest After Stabbing; Standoff

Associated Press - November 14, 2014 9:04 am

Riley County police have charged a man with attempted murder after a woman was stabbed and he then was in a standoff with police.

The woman was found injured Thursday at the Manhattan Public Library, about four blocks from where police believe she was stabbed.

Thirty-year-old Samuel Dartez of Manhattan was arrested after a four-hour standoff with police on Thursday. Police say he was pulled over in Morris County but they didn’t provide details about the standoff.

The 27-year-old victim was taken to an area hospital. Her relationship to Dartez is unclear.

No other injuries were reported.

It wasn’t immediately clear if Dartez has an attorney.