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Leonard Peltier Denied Parole in FBI Agents' Deaths

Posted: 08/21/2009 - Peltier loses his latest parole bid on two life sentences; FBI agents Jack Coler and Ronald Williams were shot execution style on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in June, 1975.

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Overland Park Man Charged With Making Second Anthrax Threat

Posted: 08/21/2009 - U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch says 47-year old John Philip Barker is charged with sending a letter containing a white powder he claimed was anthrax. Baker spent a year in prison for making a similar threat last year.

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Slain Model Never Told Mother Figure Of Her Marriage

Posted: 08/21/2009 - A woman who said she had a mother-daughter relationship with slain model Jasmine Fiore told CNN's Larry King on Thursday night that Fiore never informed her that she had been married.

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Former K-State Star Pleads No Contest To Shaking Son

Updated: 08/21/2009 - Former Kansas State University football player Leon Patton's trial was set to begin on August 31, but he pleaded no contest to one charge of aggravated battery and one charge of battery in the shaking of Leon Patton Jr.

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Police Search For Clues In Murders Of Two Women

Updated: 08/21/2009 - Topeka Police say two women were found dead in their home in the 1200 block of SE 41st Terrace Thursday morning. Police say they were shot to death. A six-year old girl was in the home, unharmed. Police don't believe she witnessed the incident.

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Man Charged With Driving SUV Carrying 14 Illegals

Posted: 08/19/2009 - 23-year old Jorge Elizalde-Juarez is charged with knowingly transporting undocumented aliens. An indictment says he was arrested in July in Chase County driving a sport utility vehicle carrying 14 undocumented aliens from Mexico.

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Man Sentenced For Wichita Bank Robbery

Posted: 08/19/2009 - 46-year old Daryl McNeil was sentenced Wednesday to 108 months in prison for the August 2006 robbery of a Fidelity Bank branch in Wichita.

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TPD Investigates Downtown Shooting

Updated: 08/19/2009 - Topeka Police say one person suffered a gunshot wound to the leg in an incident Wednesday night at SW 12th and Polk. They are questioning four persons of interest.

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"Great Pumpkin" Heads For Record

Posted: 08/19/2009 - Benner's small garden has just three pumpkin plants and is covered with leaves and vines. It took some research on the Internet to make growing the plants a success.

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Former Lawrence Police Office Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

Posted: 08/18/2009 - 32-year old Robert Ryan Sayler pleaded guilty Tuesday to 14 counts of wire fraud. Prosecutors say he bought video games, took them out of their packaging, then returned the empty boxes for full refunds.

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TPD Looking For Holdup Suspects

Posted: 08/18/2009 - Officers were called at 9:15 pm to the parking lot of the Fairfield Inn at SW Westport. The victim told police that three men approached him with a gun, took his money, and then fled the scene.

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Court Allows Lockerbie Bomber To Drop Apeal

Posted: 08/18/2009 - A Scottish court has formally allowed Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi to abandon his second appeal against his conviction over the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, in which 270 people were killed when an airliner was blown out of the sky.

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City Warns Of Man Posing As Water Employee

Posted: 08/18/2009 - A Topeka water customer today reported that a man claiming to be a water division employee sought to enter her home to check her water meter, according to Water Superintendent Don Rankin.

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Pizza Hut Employee Assaulted

Posted: 08/15/2009 - Topeka Police say the female worker was making the deposit at the US Bank at White Lakes Center when she was approached by a man with a gun.

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Police Chase Ends At Red Robin

Updated: 08/15/2009 - It started around 8:15 p.m. Saturday when a blue Dodge neon refused to pull over for a routine stop according to Topeka police.

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Suspect Search Keeps Students Indoors

Posted: 08/14/2009 - Topeka Police say a homeowner in the 3500 block of SW Westview interrupted a burglary around 1 pm Friday. A USD 501 spokesperson says students at Shaner Elementary and Avondale West Elementary weren't allowed to go outside while police searched for the suspect.

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