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Man dies after Saturday night shooting in northwest Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) - Topeka Police said a 36-year-old man has died after a shooting in northwest Topeka Saturday night. Just after 11 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to calls of multiple gunshots in the area of NW Fairchild and NW Jackson. Upon arrival, officers found a male victim in front of 11

KSNT - 2017-11-19 18:03:14

Saturday night shooting in Topeka leaves one man dead

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A Saturday night shooting in Topeka leaves one man dead. Police were called to the 1100 block of North Jackson just after 11 p.m. Saturday to calls of multiple gunshots. Upon arrival officers located a male victim down in front of 1114 NW Jackson suffering from life threatening

WIBW - 2017-11-19 18:51:00

Driver suffering medical emergency runs into residential backyard

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - No one was injured after a driver suffered a medical emergency and drove into a residential backyard Sunday afternoon. The driver was traveling north on SW Fairlawn when they drove over the curb, into a residential yard, through a fence and into the backyard of a house on the

WIBW - 2017-11-19 23:41:00

Meriden man dies in Sunday morning crash

SHAWNEE COUNTY, Kan. (KSNT) - The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office said a man died after a one vehicle crash in northern Shawnee County Sunday morning. Deputies said around 7:45 a.m., they received a call from a citizen reporting the accident. Deputies said when they arrived at the scene they found a

KSNT - 2017-11-19 20:43:45

Dog alerts homeowner to fire in SW Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A SW Topeka homeowner was awakened and alerted to a house full of smoke by her dog Saturday morning. Just after 11:00 a.m. the occupant was awakened by her dog Kiki, as her house was filling with smoke. The occupant and two dogs escaped from the structure. TPD responded to s

WIBW - 2017-11-18 23:11:00

National Adoption Day makes dreams come true in Topeka

Around 20 kids finalized their adoptions in Topeka, while hundreds more wait in foster care. It's a day Billie Jo Bentley feared may never come. "My husband and I have been foster parents for six years and we were always wanting to adopt and we had our hearts broken," said Billie Jo. In May 2016, Bi

KSNT - 2017-11-18 23:47:41

JROTC holds Marine Corp Ball for cadets

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Topeka High School hosted a Marine Corp Ball for cadets Saturday. It was a chance to provide cadets the opportunity to celebrate like Marines. "I think they deserve it. These cadets work hard all summer," said. Jeremy Tull, President of Semper Fi. "They get to be proud of that

WIBW - 2017-11-19 06:35:00

The lives of 20 families changed forever

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Saturday morning was a big day for many children and parents as their families became official. "I'm just happy because it's been a long time," said Trevor Simmons. Especially for brothers Tyelor and Trevor Simmons who brought along their friends to witness their big moment.

WIBW - 2017-11-19 02:59:00

Columbus Triple Shooting: 2 Slain When Argument Turns Violent

COLUMBUS, OH - Three people were shot when an argument on the front porch of a home in Columbus turned violent, and two people have since died, multiple media outlets reported. Officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of Dawnlight Avenue late Friday for a report that shots were fired. Three men we

PATCH - 2017-11-18 13:49:46

Two boys killed after they were hit by Deputy's SUV while walking with their mom

Two young brothers were killed, their mom critically injured when a Deputy's SUV crashed into people on a sidewalk in a Los Angeles neighborhood (CNN Newsource) A 7 and 9-year-old were killed when they were hit by a Sheriff's vehicle while walking down the sidewalk in a Los Angeles neighborhood. Au

MYFOX28COLUMBUS.COM - 2017-11-18 18:03:48

Two Dead Following Triple-Shooting On Northeast Side

Columbus police say two men killed each other during an argument late Friday, while a third man is critically wounded. Police have identified the men fatally shot as 26-year-old Calvin Carmichael and 30-year-old James Willis III. Twenty-eight-year-old Anthony Sparkes is hospitalized in critical co

WCBE.ORG - 2017-11-19 07:30:01

Police identify man killed in west Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS - Columbus police have identified the man killed in a shooting in west Columbus. Police say William E. Golden, 60, was taken to Mount Carmel West in critical condition and later died. Officers were called to the intersection of South Princeton Avenue and West Broad Street just before 12 p.m

WBNS 10TV COLUMBUS - 2017-11-19 17:09:08

Woman reported missing from east Columbus

COLUMBUS - A missing adult alert has been issued for a 74-year-old woman last seen Sunday around 10 a.m. in east Columbus. Police say Shirley A. Johnson was last seen at her home in the area of S. Hampton Road and East Main Street. Johnson does not have a vehicle or a phone. She is described as 5-fe

WBNS 10TV COLUMBUS - 2017-11-19 22:10:38

1 person critical after shooting in Franklinton

Columbus Police are on the scene of a shooting in west Columbus. Police responded to a call just after 11:45 a.m. Sunday on the report of a shooting near the intersection of South Princeton Ave and West Broad Street. One person was taken to Mount Carmel West in life-threatening condition. ABC 6/F

MYFOX28COLUMBUS.COM - 2017-11-19 12:28:00

Crime of the week: police seek 2 men tried to rob local business

In central Ohio crime stopper's crime of the week- surveillance video caught a couple of would-be thieves. Now, police are asking you to help catch the men. It happened the morning of November 5th behind Norton sporting goods on Norton Road in Waldo. That's in Delaware County. The men were driving a

WBNS 10TV COLUMBUS - 2017-11-19 13:23:18

Sen. Brown sheds Franken cash; rival Mandel tweets on Moore

Josh Mandel (left) and Sherrod Brown (right) (File photos: WKRC/WSYX/WTTE) COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio Republican Senate candidate Josh Mandel says Roy Moore should quit the Alabama Senate race if allegations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls are true. The state treasurer after declining

MYFOX28COLUMBUS.COM - 2017-11-19 17:42:49

Hemet leaders continue to speak out against Caltrans' proposed median

Hemet Mayor Linda Krupa can't be any clearer in her opposition to Caltrans' plan to construct a raised-curb median along her city's main thoroughfare. "I don't know how we can say it more explicitly, it's not for the city of Hemet," she said at last week's council meeting. Former mayor Lori VanArsda

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-18 22:00:01

Head-on crash on Ramona Expressway leaves San Bernardino man, Hemet man dead

A second person has died following a head-on crash Thursday afternoon on the Ramona Expressway at North Warren Road in San Jacinto, according to the California Highway Patrol. The driver of each vehicle died, according to a CHP press release, and each of their female passengers was hurt and taken to


Recycling event in Hemet collects 2,500 gallons of paint, stain and varnish

HEMET - PaintCare, a nonprofit organization established by paint manufacturers to provide convenient places to recycle leftover paint, held a successful event in Hemet Saturday, Oct. 28. More than 230 households and businesses dropped off an estimated 2,500 gallons of leftover paint, stain and varni

VALLEY NEWS - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Felon is charged with series of armed Hemet robberies, as well as carjacking

A convicted felon charged with a series of armed robberies in Hemet as well as carjacking a woman outside a gym, then leading police on a chase, pleaded not guilty Friday, court records show. Anthony Miguel Screws, 31, of Hemet, was arrested Tuesday night after the pursuit. He is charged with four c

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-18 01:03:44