Bogdana Alexandrovna Mobley, 37, of Russia, charged with international kidnapping, was charged with four new counts alleging she made threats to her Wichita ex-husband in an attempt to extort money from him.
Anthony Shultz, 55, of Lindsborg, Kansas, pleaded guilty to producing child porn. He admitted to having sex with two girls in the Philippines, and had a Filipino mother live-stream exposing a child’s genitals.
Wichita police are seeking the public’s help identifying an armed robbery they say robbed Pawnee Liquor and Smoke Shop Tuesday night with a handgun. He wore a blue bandana, pulled a gun, took money from the store, and then fled on foot.
Wichita police are searching for a suspect in a possible abduction after it was reported a man shot a handgun and forced a woman into a dark-colored car. Police have released a photo of the suspect’s car.
Shane Gaskill is charged with making a false statement to the FBI and two counts of wire fraud in connection to the Dec. 28 fatal swatting call where Andrew Finch was shot by Wichita police Officer Justin Rapp.
Police confiscated two guns after the loaded weapons were found during the C-ray screening process at two Kansas airports — Dwight D. Eisenhower or ICT in Wichita and MHK in Manhattan — TSA officials said.
Crime news: Charles Fleming, 45, of Lenexa, was arrested Tuesday in Johnson County on suspicion of first-degree murder in connection to the 2003 shooting death of his mom, Carol Fleming, in Beloit, officials said.
Crime news: Police are looking for a car after a possible abduction in northeast Wichita on Monday afternoon. Witnesses told officers that a male shot a gun as he forced a female into the blue or black four-door Mercedes.
Twenty years ago, Wesley Purkey raped, murdered and dismembered 16-year-old Jennifer Long. There was no body, and her family had no money for a memorial. But now strangers have raised money for a bench in her honor in Independence.
Kevin Berry, a pastor from Harvey County, was arrested on suspicion of a child sex crime. He is a minister at First Christian Church of Sedgwick and before that ministered at Amoret Christian Church in Amoret, Missouri for six years.
A guest found more than $28,000 in cash outside a Best Western. After the guest turned in the money to the hotel, Best Western claimed it. But a Lee’s Summit attorney said the guest has a “superior claim.”
The Wichita Police Department’s new lead officer on felony-level cases involving animals developed her love of animals as a 10-year-old, when an adopted dog protected her from a suspicious man. Now Heather Frazier protects animals.