Kansas Undersheriff arrested for domestic battery
EDWARDS CO., Kan. (WIBW) - The Undersheriff for a south-central Kansas county is facing charges related to a domestic violence incident.
According to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, Robert “Bobby” Blackwell, 39, of Kinsley, was arrested for aggravated domestic battery around 3:30 a.m. Monday.
The KBI says Blackwell’s arrest stems from a 911 called received on Sunday, Sept. 26, when the deputies from the Edwards County Sheriff’s Office were called to a residence in Kinsley.
The call was made at 7:40 p.m., and officials say Blackwell was involved in a physical altercation.
Officials say around 8:15 p.m. the KBI was asked to take over the investigation.
Blackwell was taken to the Ford Co. Detention Center.
No other information was released.
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