Third Arrest Made In Manhattan Murder

By: Press Release Posted By: Stephanie Schultz
By: Press Release Posted By: Stephanie Schultz

Riley County Police Department Press Release

MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) - At approximately 4:00 PM on Friday, September 13, 2013 as a result of the ongoing investigation into the death of John Burroughs, 68, of Manhattan, Kansas, the Riley County Police Department Investigations Division with the Junction City Police Department arrested Anthony Stephen Nichols. This arrest is in connection with this September 8th homicide of Burroughs. Nichols is being held at the Geary County Jail in lieu of $1,000,000.00 bond.

Anthony Nichols, 33, of Kansas City, Kansas was arrested for murder in the 1st degree.

The investigation into this case is ongoing and there is no further information to be released at this time.

RCPD would again like to thank the Kansas City Kansas Police Department, Junction City Police Department, the Kansas Bureau of Investigations, and the Riley County Attorney’s Office for their cooperation and assistance.

Previous Release
At approximately 10:30 PM on September 11, 2013 as a result of the ongoing investigation into the death of John Burroughs, 68, of Manhattan, Kansas, the Riley County Police Department Investigations Division made two arrests. These arrests, in connection with this September 8th homicide, were made at the Riley County Police Department and both subjects are being held at the Riley County Jail in lieu of $1,000,000.00 bond.

Christina Love, 49, of Manhattan, Kansas and James McKenith, 33, of Manhattan, Kansas were each arrested for murder in the 1st degree.

The investigation into this case is ongoing.

RCPD would like to thank the Kansas City Kansas Police Department, Junction City Police Department, and the Kansas Bureau of Investigations for their cooperation and assistance.


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