The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police. Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law and in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
MANHATTAN, KAN. –
Officers filed a report for theft in the 800 block of N. 11th St. in Manhattan on September 6, 2022, around 9:00 a.m. A 31-year-old male and a 49-year-old female were listed as the victims when it was reported a 33-year-old male suspect stole their white 2003 GMC Yukon. The total estimated loss associated with this case is approximately $3,300. The vehicle was recovered later that day by Kansas Highway Patrol near mile marker 209 on I-70 around 10:15 p.m.
Officers responded to the report of an injury crash near the intersection of E. Riley Ave. and Fort Riley Blvd. outside Ogden on September 7, 2022, around 5:45 a.m. When officers arrived on scene, they found a 2019 Ford Transit 150 van driven by Jada Conley, 47, of Centralia rear-ended a 2020 Ram 1500 driven by Benjamin Risher, 38, of Manhattan. Risher and two passengers from the Ford van were transported to Via Christi for evaluation of possible minor injuries.dailycitationmedia_09-07-2022