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TPD Seeks Suspect in Grocery Store Holdup

Updated: 01/05/2009 - Topeka police say a suspect entered the Dillons store at Topeka's Fairlawn Plaza, around 10:45 pm Saturday. They say he pointed a gun at two employees and got away with some cash. No one was hurt.

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Reno DA to Seek "Hard 50'' in Hutch Murder

Updated: 01/05/2009 - The motion allows prosecutors to ask a judge to impose a sentence of 50 years without possibility of parole in the event of a conviction. The standard sentence for first-degree murder is 25 years without parole.

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Great Bend Officer Charged with DUI

Updated: 01/02/2009 - A Great Bend police officer is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after a one-vehicle crash while he was off duty.

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Kansas Man Charged in Leavenworth Killing

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Thirty-one-year-old Matthew Astorga of rural Lansing is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday in Leavenworth County District Court on charges of first-degree murder, criminal possession of a firearm and fleeing. or attempting to elude police.

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Two Arrested for Stealing TVs, Computer

Updated: 12/30/2008 - Two Topekans were arrested Monday afternoon after they tried stealing two flat screen televisions and a desktop computer from a Holton Wal-Mart, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office.

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Police Arrest One for Pizza Hut Robbery

Updated: 12/29/2008 - Topeka Police have arrested one man in connection with a robbery at local Pizza Hut, 500 SW 10th. Casey Blackwell, 24, was booked for aggravated robbery.

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Downtown Pizza Hut Robbed

Updated: 12/28/2008 - Police have a suspect in custody on suspicion of robbing a downtown Topeka Pizza Hut.

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Report: Driver in Triple Fatality Was Intoxicated

Updated: 12/28/2008 - Autopsy results show that a Wichita woman who killed herself and two other women when she crashed her car while fleeing the Kansas Highway Patrol last month was legally drunk.

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Victim of Hutchinson Christmas Slaying was Mother of 3

Updated: 12/26/2008 - Police said Stephen Jones was arrested without incident Thursday at a family member's home in Hutchinson. He's being held on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of 30-year-old Sabrina Jones.

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Topeka Burglar Caught in the Act

Updated: 12/24/2008 - Topeka Police arrest a burglar late Tuesday night inside a home after he had allegedly broken into two cars. The suspect is also wante on a felony warrant in Texas.

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Downed Light Pole Signals Hit and Run

Updated: 12/24/2008 - Topeka Police discover a hit and run accident after responding to a downed light pole on Huntoon; are now serching for a heavily damaged turquoise Honda.

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Kansas Teen Sentenced in Dad's Shooting Death

Updated: 12/23/2008 - A Kansas Eagle Scout has been put under the care of the state juvenile authority for an indefinite period of time in the shooting death of his father.

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Putting the "Cell" in Cell Phones

Updated: 12/22/2008 - The smuggling of the phones among inmates has sparked some officials to push for a change in federal regulations to allow technology that jams cell phone signals.

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Wichita Day Care Provider Guilty in Child's Death

Updated: 01/29/2009 - Jessica Cummings, 27, was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 13-month-old girl who was strangled after being left partially strapped in a car seat.

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Dodge City 3 Year-Old's Death Ruled Homicide

Updated: 12/18/2008 - The Dodge City Police Department said Wednesday that a forensic pathologist performed an autopsy on Natalie Pickle's body and determined foul play was involved.

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Mom Gets Probation for Dumping Baby

Updated: 12/16/2008 - A 19-year-old McPherson woman who left her 6-week-old daughter in a Dumpster in May and then told police the child was kidnapped is sentenced to 18 months of probation.

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Judge to Rule If Thurber Competent for Murder Trial

Updated: 12/16/2008 - A Cowley County judge is expected to decide Tuesday whether a 25-year-old Arkansas City man is competent to stand trial for capital murder in the death of 19-year-old Jodi Sanderholm.

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