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 burglary in the 5300 block of William Wood Rd. on October 3, 2022, around 10:15 a.m. An 87-year-old male was listed as the victim when it was reported his unoccupied residence was broken into and a bronze Tiffany-style lamp, a school house clock, a tabletop clock, Topps race track trading cards, a butter churn, miscellaneous dolls, and other miscellaneous collectibles were stolen. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $1,700. Anyone with information can contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers. Using the Crime Stoppers service can allow you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.
Officers filed a report for criminal damage to property (domestic-related) in Manhattan on October 3, 2022, around 4:15 p.m. A 21-year-oldfemale was listed as the victim when it was reported a 25-year-old male suspect broke off a windshield wiper and scratched a window on her car. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $500.
Officers filed a report for theft in the 5000 block of Muray Rd. in Manhattan on October 3, 2022, around 4:45 p.m. V P Racing Fuels-Heartland was listed as the victim when it was reported a 33-year-old male suspect stole checks from a mailbox and cashed them at banks in Manhattan and Wichita. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $2,300.
Kyle Pruyn Jr., 31, of Manhattan, and Mercedes Imlay, 21, of Grandview Plaza, were both arrested near the intersection of S. 3rd St. and Fort Riley Blvd. on October 4, 2022, around 1:15 a.m. after being stopped by officers for a traffic infraction. Meth and paraphernalia were found in the vehicle. Pruyn Jr. was arrested for possession of meth, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving while suspended. He remains confined in the Riley County Jail on a total bond of $5,000. Imlay was arrested for failure to appear. She was issued a total bond of $10,000 and is no longer confined at the time of this report.dailyarrestmedia_0