As KMAN earlier reported, a missing Wamego woman has been found. The Wamego Police Department told KMAN that Becky Walton, 37, was located late Wednesday morning and is safe.
However, Riley County Police indicate Walton was taken into custody in the 1600 block of Fair Lane Wednesday afternoon on a Pottawatomie County District Court warrant for failure to appear. She was subsequently released with no bond.
Walton had been reported missing Tuesday and was last seen Sunday
Riley County Police Officers responded to an injury accident at Tuttle Creek Boulevard and South Dam Road Wednesday morning. When officers arrived on the scene at about 7:30 a.m. they found a red 2002 Ford passenger car, driven by Craig Asebedo, 38, of St. George was struck by a white 2005 GMC SUV driven old Westyn Claar, 16, of Manhattan.
Asebedo was transported to Via Christi for treatment. Neither Claar nor his 11 year old passenger who was his sister, reported any injuries. Asebedo was issued a citation for failure to yield at a stop sign.
Riley County Police filed a report for rape and aggravated criminal sodomy in the southeast section of Manhattan in the early morning hours Thursday. Officers listed a 25 year old female as the victim when she reported she had been raped by a male known to her on Monday (February 20). Due to the nature of the crimes, no additional information will be released.
A U.S. soldier was arrested in Manhattan yesterday on a military warrant. Jared Lampe, 39, of Manhattan, was arrested in the 1400 block of Poyntz Ave. at approximately 5:35 PM. Lampe was arrested on a deserter/absentee warrant from the Armed Forces detainer. Lampe was given no bond.
Laura Snyder, 43, of Wichita was arrested Wednesday afternoon. Snyder was arrested around 2:30 p.m. on a Harvey County District Court warrant for failure to appear. Snyder was given no bond and is still confined.