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, theft, and criminal damage to property in the 100 block of McCall Rd. in Manhattan on November 14, 2022, around 9:45 p.m. American Legion and Blue Sky LLC were listed as the victims when it was reported the establishment was broken into and an ATM and safe inside were also broken into and the cash inside both, around $4,800, was stolen. Damage to the establishment doors, ATM, and safe resulted in around $3,300 of additional loss. 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 November 14, 2022, around 9:00 p.m. A 36-year-old man was listed as the victim when it was reported a 23-year-old woman damaged multiple items inside his residence resulting in an approximate loss of $1,000. Lachayla Dotson, 23, of Manhattan was arrested in connection for criminal damage to property. She remains confined on a total bond of $2,000.dailycitationmedia_11-15-2022