Local police briefs


A Manhattan man had $4,000 in cash stolen from his home. Javier Chavez, 42, reported to Riley County Police the money was taken by a suspect known to him. Police are currently investigating the case and have made no arrests.

An unknown subject punctured the tire of an RCPD patrol vehicle over the weekend, causing approximately $200 in damage. The incident occurred sometime in the early Sunday morning hours. Police ask anyone with information about the crime to contact them or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers.