Police briefs


Vehicle burglary results in cash theft

A lockbox containing cash was stolen Saturday night at approximately 11:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Humboldt Street, according to a Riley County Police report. Ryan Platt, 35, of Manhattan, reported that the lockbox was taken from his vehicle, which was parked in the area. The total estimated loss from the case and damages is approximately $3,525. No arrests have been made, but police ask anyone with information to contact them or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers.

Police investigate a case of aggravated arson

An early morning fire on Saturday led to RCPD filing a report for aggravated arson and criminal damage to property. Minor damage was done to the building, located on the 400 block of Fourth Street. No one was injured in the fire. Police are investigating the incident but have not made any arrests.

Man attacked by three unknown assailants

A man was attacked by three unknown white males early Sunday morning in the south alley of 1127 Moro St. in Aggieville, according to RCPD. Wesley Harmon, 25, of Fort Riley was taken to Mercy Regional for treatment of his wounds.

Witnesses described one of the suspects wearing a multicolor hooded sweatshirt or jacket, another was reported as wearing a blue hoodie and there was no description for the third suspect.