Updated: 02/12/2009 - Gina Kay Weisdorfer, who was wanted by the Kansas Department of Corrections for Aggravated Escape from the Topeka Correctional Facility Wednesday night, was apprehended at approximately 9:00am Thursday morning in Topeka.
Posted: 02/12/2009 - A 37-year-old has been sentenced to two life terms for murder in an arson fire that killed two Pittsburg State University students three years ago.
Posted: 02/12/2009 - Hutchinson man faced a felony count of exposing another to a life-threatening communicable disease for performing oral sex on the teen in 2007.
Posted: 02/12/2009 - A police news release issued Thursday said Terrance J. Watson of Los Angeles was booked in the Saline County Jail on suspicion of two counts of capital murder.
Updated: 02/12/2009 - The jury unanimously found him guilty of capital murder and aggravated kidnapping. His sentencing hearing will take place Monday, February 16 at 9 a.m.
Updated: 02/11/2009 - Jurors have begun deliberations in the capital-murder trial of a man accused of raping and killing a college student two years ago.
Updated: 02/10/2009 - Richard Young was sentenced Monday in Reno County District Court on four counts for sexually abusing a 15-year-old foreign exchange student who stayed at his home in 2007.
Updated: 02/09/2009 - Relatives of a slain Cowley College student hugged and cried Monday as images of the crime scene were shown to jurors.
Updated: 02/08/2009 - Police are investigating a central Kansas shooting where two people were injured at a party.
Updated: 02/05/2009 - 32-year old Nathan Hartzell is charged with aggravated battery with the intent to commit great bodily harm and domestic battery. A woman says Hartzell intentionally dragged her under the front bumper of the vehicle he was driving.
Updated: 02/05/2009 - Jodi Sanderholm's boyfriend at the time she was murdered testifies in the trial of the man accused of killing her near Arkansas City.
Updated: 02/05/2009 - Cindy Sanderholm testified Wednesday in the capital murder trial of Justin Thurber. He's accused of kidnapping, raping and killing her 19-year-old daughter Jodi in 2007.
Updated: 02/03/2009 - A KCK officer fatally shot a man Tuesday afternoon in the hallway of an apartment building. Police said the officer shot the man after getting into an altercation with him. The officer suffered minor injuries.
Updated: 02/03/2009 - More women who say they were stalked and harassed by Justin Thurber are testifying in his capital murder trial in Cowley County.
Updated: 02/02/2009 - The first day of testimony wrapped up Monday in the trial of Justin Thurber, accused of raping and killing Cowley College student Jodi Sanderholm two years ago.
Updated: 01/30/2009 - A former Hyundai executive is being extradited from South Korea to face felony charges from a 2005 wreck that killed a motorcyclist.
Updated: 01/30/2009 - Michelle Bolze-Sann was sentenced to 32 months in prison for involuntary manslaughter and aggravated child endangerment related to the death of a child in her care. She's appealing the conviction.
Updated: 01/30/2009 - Shawnee Co. DA Chad Taylor says a review of pending cases back to the year 2000 shows 3,955 with no decision made on whether to prosecute or decline charges.Taylor says 1,724 of those have had the five-year statute of limitations run out.
Updated: 01/29/2009 - Queens District Attorney Richard Brown says 27-year-old Lucila Rojas pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter last month. She was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison.
Updated: 01/29/2009 - Lawyers finsihed qualifying a pool of 42 potential jurors for the trial of Justin Thurber in the death of Jodi Sanderholm. Opening statements will start Monday.
Updated: 01/29/2009 - Topeka Police say a 29 year old man was dropped off at a local hospital with life-threatening stab wounds Wednesday night. The person who dropped him off fled the scene. Police continue investigating.