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Bank Robbery Suspect Leaves Wallet Behind

Updated: 05/08/2009 - A Kansas City man robbed a bank, but maybe it easy for police to find him by leaving behind his wallet, which held his driver's license.

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Police: Slaying Suspect in Custody

Updated: 05/07/2009 - Authorities say a man suspected of stalking and killing a Wesleyan University student and threatening to kill other students and Jews, is in custody.

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Suspects Sought in Kidnapping and Robbery

Updated: 05/07/2009 - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding the suspects in an aggravated robbery and kidnapping case in Crimestoppers this week.

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Charges Filed in Assault Case

Updated: 05/06/2009 - 34-year old Brian Dean Wilson faces one count of aggravated battery for an assault outside the Ichabod Laundra Bar on May 1st.

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Charges Filed in Whiplash Stabbing

Updated: 05/06/2009 - 38-year old Tonya Sullivan faces two counts of aggravated battery for a stabbing at the Whiplash Bar and Grill on SE California May 1st.

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Board of Healing Arts Likely to Decide Convicted Doctor's Fate

Updated: 05/05/2009 - Manhattan radiation oncologist Russell Reitz would lose his license under state law because of a felony conviction of aggravated battery. However, a two-thirds vote of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts could allow him to keep his license.

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Drug Sentence Stems from Work of Topeka Violent Crime Task Force

Updated: 05/04/2009 - 46-year old Andre Graham was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute cocaine and possession of a firearm to further drug activity. The case was among more than a dozen separate indictments unsealed in May 2007.

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Drive-by Shooting Wounds Apartment Mainenance Worker

Updated: 05/04/2009 - Topeka Police were called to the Oakbrook Apartments, 3200 block Twilight Ct., just before 12:30 pm Monday. They found 48-year old Saxby Mickler in the manager's office of the complex with a gunshot wound to the arm.

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Open Garage Doors Resulting in Burglaries

Updated: 05/04/2009 - Topeka Police are reporting multiple burglaries to homes over the past few days. In two instances, burglars entered homes through open garage doors.

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60-Day Jail Term Given for Sex Crime

Updated: 05/01/2009 - 19-year old Lawrence Gritten, Jr. was given a 60-day jail term Friday along with a two-year suspended sentence and 18 months probation. In an agreement with prosecutors, Gritten pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawful voluntary sexual relations and one count of sodomy.

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Child Sex Offenses Garner 17+ Years

Updated: 05/01/2009 - A Shawnee County judge sentenced 20-year-old Keith Massey Friday for convictions of rape, criminal sodomy and aggravated indecent liberties with a child.

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Parking Lot Assault Leaves Man with Traumatic Injuries

Updated: 05/01/2009 - Topeka Police responded to an assault outside of the Ichabod Laundra Bar at 21st and Washburn Friday morning. Police say a fight among acquaintances left one man with life-threatening injuries in the hospital. When they got there, the man was bleeding from his head in the parking lot.

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Manhattan Doctor Found Guilty of Assault

Updated: 05/01/2009 - A Riley County jury found 46-year old Russell Reitz guilty of aggravated battery for an incident at the home of his ex-wife in May 2008. Reitz is a radiation oncologist in Manhattan and son of state senator Roger Reitz.

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