Police Arrest, ID Suspect In Overnight Stabbing

By: Chris Fisher/Josh Mabry Email
By: Chris Fisher/Josh Mabry Email

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Police have arrested a suspect following a stabbing Wednesday night in Topeka

Police responded just before 11:30 p.m. to 1810 SW 30th Street. When police arrived they found a man in his twenties from Burlingame who had been stabbed.

His injuries were not considered life-threatening.

Lt. Chuck Haggard confirmed Thursday that Kyle Tompkins, 23, has been arrested in the case.

Police believe the act of violence was a targeted incident.

If you have any information related to the case, you're asked to call detectives at 368-9400 or Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007.


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