Police Search Leads to Two Arrests

A request for assistance from a local probation officer ended in the arrest of a Manhattan man and wamego woman on Wednesday afternoon.

Riley county police assisted in a search requested by the probation officer, and arrested 37-year-old David Maldonado Jr. at his residence in the 3000 block of Claflin Road. Also arrested on the scene was 35-year-old Tara Farr of Wamego.

Maldonado was under arrest for possession of methamphetamines, and drug paraphrenalia.

Farr was arrested for possession of marijuna, methamphetamines, and ¬†prescription drugs without prescription. Also listed among Farr’s violations was felony failure to register as an offendor.

Maldonado was released on a 2-thousand dollar bond.

Farr is being held by police on a 6-thousand dollar bond.