2 arrested in Michigan charged in Kansas double homicideMarch 21, 2023 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two people arrested over the weekend in Michigan have been charged with killing a Kansas couple while stealing their car.
Online court records show that 33-year-old Steven Pierce was charged Tuesday and 29-year-old Kallie Peters on Monday with two counts of first-degree murder, aggravated robbery and theft.
1 dead, 1 hurt in Junction City stabbings; suspect arrestedAugust 6, 2022 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police have arrested a man in connection with a stabbing incident early Saturday in Junction City that left one woman dead and one man injured.
Kansas authorities investigating after man shot by policeMay 23, 2022 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is probing the police shooting of a Junction City man over the weekend.
The shooting happened late Saturday afternoon when officers were called to a Junction City home by a woman who reported that a man was outside her house waving a gun and threatening her and another woman, the agency said in a news release.
9-year-old shot, wounded while playing with gun in KansasApril 6, 2022 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was shot and wounded while playing with a gun with his 11-year-old brother.
The Junction City police department said in a news release that the shooting happened Tuesday.
Court upholds sentence in 2018 Junction City deathsMarch 12, 2022 GMT
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to killing a Junction City woman and her unborn baby on Christmas Day in 2018 has lost an appeal of his sentences.
The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday rejected an appeal from Dion Jamal Green, who pleaded guilty in 2020 to two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of 31-year-old Jenna Schafer and her baby.
Police say 2 men killed in Junction City double shootingJanuary 27, 2022 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two men have been shot to death in Junction City in northeastern Kansas, police there said.
The shooting happened early Wednesday afternoon on the south end of the city a couple of blocks northeast of Highland Cemetery, police said in a news release.
Army offers reward in Fort Riley woman’s killing last fallJanuary 12, 2022 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to a conviction in a shooting death at Milford State Park last year.
Enfinnity Hayes, 22, of Fort Riley, was killed on Oct.
Shooting death in Kansas investigated as homicideOctober 4, 2021 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies in northeastern Kansas identified on Monday the victim of a fatal shooting over the weekend as 22-year-old Enfinnity Latania Hayes of Fort Riley.
Ex-Kansas athletic trainer sentenced for sexual exploitationAugust 17, 2021 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — A former high school athletic trainer in Junction City has been sentenced to two months in a county jail and three years’ probation for sending obscene photos and text messages to an underage student.
Man shot to death outside Junction City barber shopJune 12, 2021 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Junction City police are investigating the shooting death of a 23-year-old soldier from Fort Riley.
Police said in a statement that LaVincent Perdue was shot outside the Elite Cuts Barber Shop on Friday afternoon.
Former Kansas school worker jailed over nude photos of kidsJune 5, 2021 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas police arrested a former school worker for sexual exploitation of a child Friday.
Riley County police arrested 31-year-old Junction City man Aaron Zachry, The Manhattan Mercury reported.
Kansas man convicted in plot to kill attorney, informantMay 4, 2021 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Grandview Plaza man has been found guilty of conspiring to hire someone to kill an assistant Geary County attorney and a confidential informant...
Pit bull supporters want Junction City to lift pit bull banFebruary 10, 2020 GMT
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (AP) — Pit bull supporters are calling for the military town of Junction City to lift its ban of the breed.
The Hays Post reports that Kim Bradney of Legalize Bully JC says the ban forces some people in the community near Fort Riley to choose to live in surrounding communities with friendlier pit bull policies.