Wichita lawyer Larry Toomey told an FBI agent that he was a compulsive gambler — who used some of his elderly client’s trust money for gambling. And the money was used for more than gambling, an affidavit says.
A 25-year-old Wichita man, Hernan Quezada, was arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of Austen Wright of Wichita, who was killed in the Vixen’s Erotic Sports Bar parking lot Sunday.
Addison Lewis, 39, and Brandi Lewis, 25, both of Hutchinson, are charged with theft of government funds after Addison, a U.S. Army veteran, pretended to be blind to receive VA benefits, prosecutors say.
Arkansas City police say Jordan Tuttle, 19, of Bristow, Oklahoma, was arrested on suspicion of sex crimes with a minor after he had sex with a runaway girl at a Cowley College dorm, where he is a student.
The Wichita Police Department is seeking information in the city’s 33rd homicide of 2018. A 24-year-old man was found with gunshot wounds in the 200 block of West Harry and pronounced dead at the hospital.
On July 30, 2018, at approximately 6am, an unknown white male burglarized “In The Bag Cleaners,” located at 119th and Maple. He stole the cash drawer and hid it in a bush before riding away on his bicycle.
A white male forced his way through the back door of In The Bag Cleaners, a dry cleaning and laundry service business, at 119th West and Maple at around 6 a.m. on July 30, Crime Stoppers said in a news release.
Wichita Police Dept. spokesperson Charley Davidson gave un update on a standoff near North High School on Thursday. A man was in a home with gun. he initially had a female andfour children in the house, but let them go not long after police arrived.
A Wichita police SWAT team ended a standoff at a home near North High School on Thursday afternoon after the man injured himself. Police think he was the ex-boyfriend of the woman he threatened with a gun.