Keeshaun Milo was found guilty of murder in the Wichita shooting death of Michael Hamilton during a 2016 drug deal, the Sedgwick County district attorney said. He was trying to buy marijuana, family said.
A student in possession of a loaded gun at West High School was arrested by the police resource officer on Friday after staff received a tip, officials said. No threats were made at the Wichita public school.
Andover police said Henry Too Cheseto, a Butler Community College international student, was killed in a crash with a Waste Management trash truck on Harry Wednesday morning on his way home from school.
Livestock investigators used a fake auction to catch two suspected cattle thieves at an Oklahoma City sale barn after an employee recognized the brand on 17 steers from Cherokee County, a Kansas sheriff said.
Janie Louise Gill, 68, was booked into the Rogers County, Oklahoma, jail on a charge of child neglect, the Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office said, after a special needs boy had been found at a Kansas rest stop.
Three carnival workers were charged with murder after two vendors — a Wichita, Kansas, couple — were killed at the Barton County Fair. They said it was a carnival mafia initiation, but police say that’s made up.
Wichita police and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation are investigating related crimes. Shane Wentling, 39, was killed by a law enforcement officer in Noble County. He had taken a beer from QuikTrip.