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Sentencing Next Week for July 2005 Murder

Posted: 08/18/2008 - Rashawn Anderson, the man that pleaded no contest to the 2005 murder of Christopher Carraway, will be sentenced in court next Tuesday, Aug. 26th. Carraway was shot in an altercation at Colonial Park Town Homes.

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Texting Tips to Crimestoppers

Updated: 08/18/2008 - People who want to provide authorities with confidential information about a crime now have a new way to do it, and it's right at their fingertips.

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KCK Woman Sentenced for Topeka Man's Death

Posted: 08/15/2008 - Kansas City, KS woman sentenced to 72 months for Voluntary Manslaughter relating to the August 2007 stabbing death of a Topeka man. Ray was convicted in May.

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Police Continue Search for Shooting Suspect

Posted: 08/14/2008 - Topeka Police Detectives are asking for tips from the public locating the person or persons responsible for the early morning shooting death of Rodney Jennings, 21, on July 1st.

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Woman Tricked By Pavement Scam

Posted: 08/14/2008 - A woman is out $560 after having a group top off her asphalt driveway. More than a week later, it has still not dried. She says she was taken -- by a scam.

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Kansas Program Monitors Pharmacies for Meth Abuse

Posted: 08/14/2008 - A 12-month pilot progrma called "MethShield" launches in Kansas this week. It's a web-based program for pharmacies to report sales of medications used to make meth. The KBI found 97 meth labs through July, matching the total for all of 2007.

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Trial Date Set in Whiplash Bar Murder

Posted: 08/14/2008 - 23-year old James Qualls will stand trial Oct. 27th. He's charged with second degree intentional murder in the shooting death of Josephe Beier, Jr. at the Whiplash Bar and Grill July 16th.

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More Eyes on the Roads Starting This Week

Posted: 08/14/2008 - The Kansas Highway Patrol and more than 100 other Kansas law enforcement agencies are on the roads in extra numbers. Their special "STEP" effort began Thursday and runs through Labor Day weekend.

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Mug Shots of Leavenworth Inmates on Display

Posted: 08/14/2008 - "Mugged: A Rogue's Gallerly of Leavenworth Penitentiary Mug Shots" opens Saturday at First City Museum in Leavenworth. The exhibit features mug shots of former inmates at the city's infamous federal facility.

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Jury Finds Self-Proclaimed Indian Chief Guilty

Posted: 08/13/2008 - A guilty verdict was given Wednesday for the man who promised members of the tribe he led that they would also become American citizens. Malcolm Webber was found guilty on six charges connected to selling memberships to the unrecognized tribe.

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Court Date Set in Murder Case

Posted: 08/13/2008 - Mario King, accused of killing Timothy Lister July 5th, will be back in court Aug. 21st. The date was set Wednesday during a docket hearing.

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Man Sentence to 23 Years for Topeka Home Invasion

Posted: 08/13/2008 - 44-year old Ernest Taylor was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison for aggravated burglary and aggravated robbery. Prosecutors say he cut a screen to get into a woman's home while she was there, threatened to shoot her, and stole several coins.

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Trial Date Set for Two Accused in Topeka Murder

Posted: 08/13/2008 - Corkey Williams and Drake Kettler will stand trial Sept. 8th for the murder of James Dyer, Jr. last year. Both were bound over following a preliminary hearing Wednesday.

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Prosecutors: Cyber Law Applies to Missouri Suicide Case

Posted: 08/12/2008 - Prosecutors say a Computer Fraud and Abuse Act applies to the case of a Missouri woman charged in a MySpace hoax that allegedly led to a teen's suicide. The statute used to indict Lori Drew usually applies to hackers who illegally access account information.

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Topeka Man Gets More Than 2 Years in Teen Hunting Death

Posted: 08/12/2008 - 57-year old Theron Thomas Kent was sentenced Tuesday to two years, eight months in prison for the December shooting death of 18-year old Beau Arndt. Arndt was hunting with friends when he was killed by a rifle shot from the road.

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Man Convicted of Shooting Lyon Co. Teen Sentenced

Posted: 08/12/2008 - Theron Thomas Kent sentenced to 32 months in prison for the December shooting death of 18-year-old Lyon County hunter Beau Arndt. Kent was convicted in June of charges stemming from the incident. He will have no probation.

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Jurors Get Immigration Fraud Case

Posted: 08/12/2008 - Jurors are considering whether 70-year old Malcom Webber scammed immigrants by saying membership in a non-recognized Native American tribe conferred U.S. citizenship.

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TPD Officer in Off-Duty Shooting Can Talk to Witnesses

Posted: 08/11/2008 - A judge ruled Monday to modify bond conditions for Jason Judd that barred him from having contact with witnesses, many of whom are Shawnee County deputies and fellow TPD officers.

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Sentencing Delayed in Tax Scheme Case

Posted: 08/11/2008 - 53-year old Michael Cooper will wait until Jan. 5, 2009, to learn his sentence on mail fraud, wire fraud, money laundering and conspiracy charges. Cooper headed up the now-defunct "Renaissance, the Tax People."

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LA Authorities: 'Rockefeller' is Actually German

Posted: 08/11/2008 - The man known as Clark Rockefeller, who's accused of abducting his daughter in Boston, is actually a German man wanted for questioning in the 1985 disappearance of a California couple, according to authorities.

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