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 as well as 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 200 block of S. 6th St. in Manhattan on December 21, 2020, at approximately 8:18 a.m. Officers listed a 58-year-old female as the victim when it was reported a 26-year-old male suspect stole her 2017 Range Rover Sport. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $50,000.00. The stolen vehicle was recovered and the suspect was apprehended by the Wichita Police Department at approximately 12:51 a.m. on December 22, 2020.
Officers filed a report for rape in Manhattan on December 21, 2020, at approximately 9:45 a.m. Officers listed a 17-year-old female as the victim and an 18-year-old male known to her as the suspect. Due to the nature of this crime, no further information will be released.
Officers filed a report for theft in the 2600 block of Tuttle Creek Blvd. in Manhattan on December 21, 2020, at approximately 10:07 a.m. Officers listed Flint Hills Moving as the victim when it was reported an unknown suspect stole approximately 100 moving blankets. The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $1,200.00. 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 $1,000.00.
Those with information about crimes in our area are encouraged to contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers.