Manhattan man charged with aggravated assault following incident near Aggieville


Skylar Scheible, seen in this 2018 file photo, has past felony convictions from Riley and Dickinson counties. (Kansas Dept. of Corrections courtesy photo)

A Manhattan man is facing charges after allegedly threatening multiple individuals with a firearm in the Aggieville area.

According to the Riley County Police Department, 30-year-old Skylar Scheible was arrested shortly before noon Tuesday in the 1100 block of Fremont Street. He was charged with aggravated assault and interference with a law enforcement officer. No further details have been released.

Online court records show a lengthy criminal history, including a 2010 Riley County conviction for aggravated battery as well as a 2014 burglary conviction out of Dickinson County.

Scheible was jailed Tuesday on a $20,000 bond but was no longer confined as of Wednesday’s arrest report.


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