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Dried blood, dead insects and moldy food found at Wichita restaurants

Dried blood, dead flies and a mold buildup were among many violations found by state health inspectors at Wichita restaurants during February service inspections. For instance, there was a heavy accumulation of dried blood and raw meat found on a walk-in cooler's plastic curtains at La Tienda Del Ah

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-03-19 16:15:00

Wichita man sentenced to 53 years in prison in case of woman's kidnapping, beating | The Wichita Eagle

A 45-year-old Wichita man was sentenced to more than 53 years in prison in a domestic abuse case, the district attorney's office said. Leonard Charles was sentenced to 638 months in prison after a jury found him guilty of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated domestic battery, criminal threat and two co

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-03-19 22:02:00

Former college basketball player dead after shooting at Wichita bar

A man died after he was shot at a north Wichita bar early Sunday morning, police said. Police were called to the Deuces Bar at 3105 N. Arkansas at around 2 a.m. and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds, Wichita police Lt. Todd Ojile said. The man was taken to a hospital, where he went into surge

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-03-19 17:30:00

Injured WPD officer Brian Arterburn's family sues car lot that owned SUV that hit him | The Wichita Eagle

The family of injured Wichita police officer Brian Arterburn is suing the car dealership that was selling the SUV that ran over him during a police pursuit last year. Arterburn's wife, Claudale Arterburn, filed a lawsuit Monday against Eddy's Chevrolet Cadillac. The lawsuit contends Eddy's is in par

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-03-19 21:00:00

Wanted: Sherri L. Wertman

Sherri L. Wertman (Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office photo) Sherri is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office for PROBATION VIOLATION FOR MAKING FALSE INFORMATION. She was last known to live in the Wichita, Kansas area. Anyone with information on the location of this person or any other wanted

KSN.COM - 2018-03-20 09:01:11

27-year-old man killed in shooting at Wichita bar

(KSN File Photo) WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - Wichita police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Sunday morning in north Wichita. According to WPD police officer Charley Davidson, the shooting happened around 2:00 a.m. at Dueces Bar in the 3100 block of N. Arkansas. Once officers arr

KSN.COM - 2018-03-18 18:45:24

United suspends pet cargo reservations after airline mix-up sent Kansas dog to Japan | The Wichita Eagle

United Airlines is pausing its pet-shipping business after mishaps that include the airline mistakenly sending a Kansas-bound dog to Japan. United told the Associated Press on Tuesday that it will halt PetSafe reservations while it reviews the service that allows customers to ship their pets as carg

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-03-20 14:14:00

Wichita Police Investigate Fatal Shooting at Deuces Bar

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) A 27-year-old man is dead following an early Sunday morning shooting at Deuces Bar near W 29th Street and N Arkansas, Wichita Police said. Officers said they arrived on scene around 2:00 a.m. and found the man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital for treatmen

KWCH.COM - 2018-03-18 21:03:00

Storms bring 'welcome' rain to Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. - Steady rain was falling over Wichita Monday morning, after a storm system that dropped around a half an inch of rain in the city overnight. An inch of rain or more is expected by the time the showers end. Heavier rain and small hail fell in parts of south central Kansas between aroun

KFDI.COM - 2018-03-19 12:29:48

Hundreds without power in Whitewater

Hundreds of people are without power in the Whitewater area. Westar Energy's Outage Map shows more than 600 customers without electricity. The outage was first reported at around 3:30 Monday morning. No word on when that power will be restored. Hundreds of people are without power in the Whitewater

KWCH.COM - 2018-03-19 13:57:00

Sen. Jerry Moran pushes for Army headquarters in Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. Senator Jerry Moran is pushing for Wichita to play an increased role within the structure of the U.S. Army. Moran's office says on Thursday morning (March 15), the senator spoke with Army Undersecretary Ryan McCarthy to advocate for Wichita as the headquarters of the new Army Futures

KWCH.COM - 2018-03-19 22:07:00

Wanted: Paul D. Moses

Paul D. Moses (Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office photo) Paul is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office for CRIMINAL THREAT. He was last known to live in the Wichita, Kansas area. Anyone with information on the location of this person or any other wanted person or about ANY CRIME is urged to c

KSN.COM - 2018-03-19 09:00:20

Man critically hurt in officer-involved crash

WICHITA, Kan. A crash involving a Wichita police officer in downtown Wichita critically injures one person. Wichita police say around 10:45 p.m. Friday night, an officer was driving south on Broadway to respond to a burglary call at a business near Central and Washington. Crash records from the Kans


Woman Arrested for Assault in Laundry Room

Wichita - A 54-year-old woman is behind bars after another woman said the 54-year-old attacked her in a north Wichita apartment complex laundry room, near 17th and Hillside. The 18-year-old female victim told police the suspect hit her, used racial slurs and tried to steal her laundry basket when sh


Man dies after being shot at a northwest Wichita bar

A man has died after being shot at a northwest Wichita bar. The shooting happened at Deuces Bar in the 3100 block of N. Arkansas around 2:00 a.m. Investigators say when they arrived they found a 27-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital but later died from his injur

KAKE TV - 2018-03-18 21:48:00

Stunning loss for Virginia means free pizza for Wichita

Because "CRAZY HAPPENED," Little Caesars is giving away free pizza to everyone in America on Monday. The pizza restaurant tweeted they would offer the deal if a number 16 seed beat a number 1 seed. And then the University of Maryland, Baltimore County made it happen. Shortly after their win over V


Woman accused of assaulting, making racial slurs toward 18-year-old, police say

A 54-year-old woman was jailed Friday night after Wichita police say she assaulted a teenager and made racial slurs toward her. The 18-year-old called 911 at around 10:40 p.m. from an apartment complex in the 1700 block of North Gentry. She told officers she was in the laundry room when a woman she


Wichita group home put foster kids at risk of ongoing harm, suspension order says | The Wichita Eagle

The state suspended a Wichita group boarding home's license after a federal agency said it suspected the foster care children living there had been sexually and physically abused. Failures at Carla's Youth Residential Center, 1065 N. Topeka, created a situation that put children "at risk of on-going


Dog reunited with owner in Wichita after accidental flight to Japan

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - "It feels actually amazing to finally have him back," said Wichita resident Kara Swindle, of her dog Irgo. There was a mistake no one could have seen coming. Ten-year-old German Shepherd Irgo took an unintended voyage to Japan after a mix-up. "Never ever would I ever imagine


Hutch man gets 8 years in drug case

A Hutchinson man found with a large amount of drugs in his home near a local middle school - after an officer went there to serve a warrant in a different case - was sentenced on Friday to more than eight years in prison. District Judge Trish Rose denied a defense motion for a departure from state s