Christopher Troy, 34, of Leondardville was arrested on April 21, 2023, around 11:00 a.m. on his Riley County District Court warrant for probation violation. The warrant stems from a December 9, 2020, burglary in the 15900 block of Caley Rd. north of Leonardville where it was reported Troy broke into a shed and stole numerous tools for an approximate loss of $3,000. He was originally arrested on September 28, 2022, for this burglary. Troy remains confined in the Riley County Jail with a total bond of $25,000.
Officers responded to the report of an injury crash near the intersection of N. Seth Child Rd. and Amherst Ave. in Manhattan on April 21, 2023, around 4:15 p.m. When they arrived on scene, officers found a 2015 Jeep Cherokee driven by Patrick Stewart, 36, of Lost Springs was in a crash with a 2006 Honda CRV driven by Bokhui Sifdol, 70, of Manhattan causing the CRV to leave the roadway and end up in the parking lot of Rock Hills Church. Stewart and a passenger of the CRV, Raymond Sifdol, 84, of Manhattan, were both transported to Via Christi for treatment of minor injuries.
Joanna Nowak, 30, of St. George was arrested on April 21, 2023, around 4:45 p.m. on her two Riley County District Court warrants, one for violation of a court order and one for failure to appear. The violation of a court order stems from Nowaks’ violation of bond from original charges of distribution of meth, possession of marijuana, and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia. The failure to appear stems from Nowak’s failure to appear in court for original charges of distribution of certain stimulants which she was arrested on February 28, 2023, in the 700 block of Yuma St. in Manhattan. Nowak remains confined in the Riley County Jail with a total bond of $75,000.
Officers filed a report for burglary in the 100 block of Manhattan Town Center in Manhattan on April 22, 2023, around 5:30 p.m. A 61-year-old woman was listed as the victim when it was reported her car was broken into damaging the front passenger window. The only item stolen was a handicap placard. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $500 due to the broken window. Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers. Using Crime Stoppers allows you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.
Robert Gibbons, 33, of Manhattan was arrested on April 24, 2023, around 1:00 a.m. on his Riley County District Court warrant for violation of a court order. The violation stems from original charges of criminal threat, criminal damage to property, interference with LEO and criminal trespass. Gibbons remains confined in the Riley County Jail with a total bond of $20,000.