Police briefs

Vehicle burglary results on cash theft, police investigate aggravated arson, man attacked by three unknown assailants

The Blotter: March 24-28

Arrests, citations and filed reports made by the Riley County Police Department from March 24-28.

K-State student in critical condition after hit-and-run accident

The family is offering a $10,000 cash reward for anyone who has information that leads to identifying the person responsible for the hit-and-run injury accident.

FBI joins vandalism investigation

The FBI has joined the RCPD in investigating a hate crime in Manhattan.

O’Malley’s and owner named in negligence lawsuit related to 2018 rape

A former Kansas State student, who says she was raped in the establishment's bathroom in February 2018, alleges the "negligent and wanton operation of the bar," combined with overcapacity and low security played a role in her assault.

Campus Police Activity: Dec. 7 to Jan. 18

Kansas State Police responded to multiple thefts and criminal damages under $1,500, driving with a canceled, revoked or suspended license, two-vehicle, non-injury accidents, possession of drug paraphernalia and a vehicle vs. pedestrian injury accident.

Blotter 12/5

WEDNESDAYJohn Francis Colwell, 3000 Tuttle Creek Blvd., Lot 85, was arrested at 8:29 a.m. for probation violation. Bond was set at $1,000.Adam Hudson Wathen,...

Blotter 12/11

TUESDAYNahshon David Zellous, 1330 Yuma St., was arrested at 10:10 a.m. for unlawful acts relating to possession of depressants, stimulants or hallucinogenic drugs or...


MONDAYRebecca Faye Sisk, 914 Vattier St., was arrested at 9:03 a.m. for failure to appear. Bond was set at $125.Brian Douglas Norman, Duenweg, Mo.,...

Amber Alert issued for Marion teen

An Amber Alert was issued for a 17-year-old Marion County, Kan., girl yesterday. Tara Renee Simhiser has been missing since Tuesday morning, according to...

Football player arrested

A member of the K-State football team was arrested this weekend, according to a release from the K-State University Police Department.The release said around...

Police Report 11-1-10

Area minor reports battery An Ogden minor was reportedly battered by two other minors over financial reasons, according to a report from the Riley County...

Reitz’ arrest involved alleged harassment of ex-wife

    Court documents detail events that led to the October arrest of Russell Reitz, Manhattan oncologist. Four months after a previous arrest, Reitz was...

The Blotter 10-14-10

TUESDAY Oscar Aurelio Arevalo Zuniga, of the 8800 block of U.S. Highway 24, was booked at 4:30 p.m. for failure to appear. Bond was set...

Woman charged with 2nd degree murder

A local woman was arrested Friday and charged with second degree murder after a man was found dead, according to a news release from...

Aggravated robbery at convenience store near Kramer complex; other local crime briefs

Armed man brandishes weapon in crime adjacent to campus

K-State alumnus found slain inside Wichita radio station

Daniel Flores, K-State alumnus and former KSDB radio host, was found dead inside a Wichita radio station Monday morning. Those who knew him speak out about his death

Police briefs

Two people taken to Mercy for injuries, two properties damaged, 2 reports of theft and one man cited for nudity

Kansas State student charged with murder of 22-year-old ex-girlfriend

Sophomore student at K-State charged with first-degree murder and aggravated burglary.

The Blotter: April 27-30

Police activity compiled by the Riley County Police Department.