Steven Wade Edwards II, 20, is accused of killing Martha Lopez Moreno and Godofredo Moreno-Lopez on Oct. 16 in the couple’s home in the 600 block of South Ida. Because more than one person was killed in the crime, Edwards could face the death penalty.
Prosecutors on Thursday filed a court document that would allow them to seek the death penalty against Andrew Ellington if he is convicted of capital murder in the shooting deaths of Valley Center couple Roger and Melissa Bluml.
Evidence collected by forensic nurses at Via Christi Hospital St. Francis helped lead to an arrest in connection with the brutal attack on a woman in Fairmount Park last week, interim Police Chief Nelson Mosley said Thursday.
Within view of where someone set a woman on fire in Fairmount Park, leaving a wide area of scorched grass visible again after the snow melted, Wichita police on Wednesday night held a neighborhood meeting about the crime.