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by Eyewitness News and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | September 10, 2013
Hutchinson police are investigating a possible shooting that left one man dead. Around 11:30 Monday night, they were called to 8th and Plum.  Police found a man critically injured.  He later died at the hospital. He's been identified as Sem Adrien of Evanston, Illinois.  The Hutchinson Daily News reports Kansas State Fair General Manager Denny Stoecklein says Adrien helped set up the grandstand stage last week and his employment with the fair ended Friday.    Police records show that in the last month, Adrien has had four run-ins with Hutchinson police, including allegations of trespassing and public intoxication.    No one has been arrested.
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By Karl Man & John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | January 12, 2011
Police in Salina are now considering the death of Robert Unselt a homicide. An autopsy report shows that Unselt died from multiple blows. Eyewitnesses tell police Unselt was involved in a disturbance with three suspects when he was injured. Police say two of the three were wearing dark clothing and the third was wearing a white hoodie or puffy coat. They were last seen on Tulane, south bound on foot. The Salina Police Department is also asking anyone with information to please call the Salina Police Department at 785-826-7210, Crimestoppers at 785-825-TIPS, text SATIPS to CRIMES (274637)
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By Chris Durden and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | November 10, 2011
Prosecutors have charged Desiree Boone with second degree murder and aggravated assault in a shooting earlier this week. Police say Boone shot and killed Earl Sullivan, Jr. Monday night. Investigators say the intended target was her cousin who was in the room with Sullivan. Police say Boone was holding her one-year-old daughter in her arms when she fired a single shot through the wall --------------------- Original Story, November 8 Wichita police say the man who was shot and killed in Wichita's Delano District Monday evening was not the shooter's intended target.
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August 28, 2009
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles County coroner says Michael Jackson's death was a homicide primarily caused by two drugs. In a statement released Friday, the coroner said the cause of death was acute intoxication from the anesthetic propofol. Other sedatives contributed to the death, most notably lorazepam (LOR-az-eh-pam). The coroner did not release Jackson's full autopsy report, citing an ongoing security hold at the request of Los Angeles authorities. Dr. Conrad Murray, the pop star's personal physician, told police he gave Jackson propofol the morning of June 25 after a series of sedatives failed to help Jackson sleep.
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By Robert Marin and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | February 14, 2012
Investigators in Barton County say a person already in custody is now also under arrest in connection with a homicide last November. Hunters found the body of Damon Galyardt near Great Bend on November 12 of 2011. Several days later police arrested a man on unrelated charges, but did say he was a person of interest in the case. Monday, the Barton County Sheriff's Office says that person of interest is now under arrest on suspicion of first degree murder. The office says the arrest comes after lab tests, subpoenaed telephone records and interviews.
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by Denise Hnytka and Cliff Judy and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | July 26, 2010
Police arrest a second suspect in a Salina homicide. Deputy Chief Carson Mansfield says 28-year-old Jose Manuel Garay was arrested in Dodge City on Monday.   He's wanted in connection with a shooting Sunday night that killed 17-year-old Derek Dean Rico. Map - Location of Homicide An 18-year-old was also arrested for aiding a felon in connection with the crime. He told police he left the scene with Garay. He's accused of aiding a felon.
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By Roger Cornish & Chris Durden & Rob Marin and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | October 5, 2010
Hutchinson police have issued an arrest warrant for Hoseah Masabah Kaminja in connection with a homicide. Police say the warrant is for suspicion of first-degree murder and aggravated burglary. Wednesday, police started searching for Kaminja for questioning in the case. They are also looking for a red 2007 Nissan Altima with Kansas plates VUI 800. The body of 41-year-old Wilfrida Masabah was found in a home in the 1600 block of Arthur on Wednesday. Investigators say she had experienced blunt  trauma, but they have not determined the cause of her death.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | June 21, 2013
Wichita police say another teenager has been arrested in connection with the murder of Ronald Betts.  Betts was killed in April. 18-year-old John Carter was arrested and booked this week. Three others are already charged in the death and police say they are looking for others in the case. Police say Carter is a known gang member.  He was arrested during a traffic stop in the 1900 block of East 13th.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | December 20, 2012
Wichita police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a homicide from back in July.  A warrant has been issued for Christopher M. Brown. Police say Brown was involved in the July 9th murder of Ronald Wilson in the 900 block of N. Broadway. Brown was one of three men charged in the case, but the charges were dropped against him.  Police have now re-instated those charges and are looking for him. Anyone with information about where he is is asked to contact police.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | January 3, 2013
Wichita police are investigating a death in S. Wichita as a homicide.  Police say a 29-year-old man was found dead in his home in the 700 block of S. Rutan early Thursday morning. According to police, the man didn't show up for a New Year's Eve party.  His friends have been trying to get ahold of him ever since.  Last night, friends went to his house and found his body and called police. Authorities have not released the victim's name or cause of death. The man's 2003 silver Cadillac Seville is also missing.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | October 3, 2013
Update:  The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office says it is no longer requesting information on the 1990's model Ford Probe in connection with the death of Deandre Freeman, Jr. The office says it's no longer a part of the investigation. ------ October 1, 2013 The Sedgwick County Sheriff is asking for help to figure out what happened to Deandre Antoine Freeman.  The 23-year-old was found dead on the side of the road by a man walking a dog Monday morning. Freeman's body was found at 77th Street N. and Oliver near Kechi.  Investigators say the body was in plain sight, lying a few feet from the road.  The body did show signs of trauma, but investigators didn't elaborate any more.
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by Eyewitness News and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | September 10, 2013
Hutchinson police are investigating a possible shooting that left one man dead. Around 11:30 Monday night, they were called to 8th and Plum.  Police found a man critically injured.  He later died at the hospital. He's been identified as Sem Adrien of Evanston, Illinois.  The Hutchinson Daily News reports Kansas State Fair General Manager Denny Stoecklein says Adrien helped set up the grandstand stage last week and his employment with the fair ended Friday.    Police records show that in the last month, Adrien has had four run-ins with Hutchinson police, including allegations of trespassing and public intoxication.    No one has been arrested.
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KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | August 12, 2013
UPDATE: This homicide suspect is believed to have fled to the Wichita area.   Agents are searching for Luis Octavio Frias, 29, who allegedly stabbed to death the mother of his three children in her Blackwell, Okla., apartment last week. Frias is wanted on a first-degree murder warrant. Janett Reyna, a former Blackwell police officer, was murdered Aug. 8. She filed for a victim protection order in Kay County, Okla., Tuesday against Frias. Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations agents have tracked Frias to being in Wichita on Aug. 8-9 visiting relatives and friends.  “We believe Frias is still in that area and is becoming increasingly desperate to run from authorities,” said Jessica Brown, OSBI public information officer.
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By Anne Meyer and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | July 15, 2013
Wichita police say they know who the suspect is in a deadly weekend shooting, but they won't release information on who he is just yet. They don't want him to go into hiding. Investigators say well over 100 people were in a parking lot of a business near 11th and Mead when shots were fired early Sunday morning. Police say three people suffered critical injuries. One of them, identified as 27-year-old James Gary, died. "You can imagine when you have that many people crowded into a small parking lot like that there is going to be a great deal of collateral damage," said Wichita Police Lieutenant Scott Heimerman.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | June 21, 2013
Wichita police say another teenager has been arrested in connection with the murder of Ronald Betts.  Betts was killed in April. 18-year-old John Carter was arrested and booked this week. Three others are already charged in the death and police say they are looking for others in the case. Police say Carter is a known gang member.  He was arrested during a traffic stop in the 1900 block of East 13th.
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by Press Release | June 11, 2013
Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County will pay a reward of $1,000 to the person who provided an anonymous tip on May 2, 2013 that led to the arrest of three people suspected of killing Jordan Turner, 19, of Wichita. “The Crime Stoppers Advisory Board yesterday at its monthly meeting voted unanimously to pay the reward to the tipster that helped solve the Jordan Turner homicide case,” said Gordon Bassham, executive director of Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County.  “This is just the latest success in Crime Stoppers' 33-year history of helping solve crimes in our area.” Late on the morning of Thursday, May 2, 2013 Crime Stoppers received an anonymous phone tip regarding possible suspects in the homicide of Turner.  His body, found near 127 th  Street East and Pawnee, had been identified the day before.  Three suspects were arrested in the case.
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by Jessica Reber & Robert Marin and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | January 31, 2013
Wichita police release the name of the man shot to death in a northeast Wichita home Tuesday night.  They say 26-year-old Jeremiah Doby was found by a family member Wednesday night. Police say he was shot in a house in the 1700 block of 32nd Street.  Three 16-year-olds have been arrested in connection with his death.  They were booked into the Juvenile Detention Facility for first degree murder. They have not been formally charged. A fourth person who was brought in for questioning in the incident was arrested on an outstanding warrant not connected with the homicide.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | January 3, 2013
Wichita police are investigating a death in S. Wichita as a homicide.  Police say a 29-year-old man was found dead in his home in the 700 block of S. Rutan early Thursday morning. According to police, the man didn't show up for a New Year's Eve party.  His friends have been trying to get ahold of him ever since.  Last night, friends went to his house and found his body and called police. Authorities have not released the victim's name or cause of death. The man's 2003 silver Cadillac Seville is also missing.
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by John Boyd and KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | December 21, 2012
The Wichita Police Department and Crime Stoppers hope doubling the reward for certain cold cases will help bring in more tips. They've featured a different cold case each week since late-October. This week, they're asking for tips in a double homicide case from 2009. Police say a large group of people gathered in the 2900 block of N. Dunham on January 24, 2009. The address was the longtime home of 47-year-old Somphit "Sophie" Makthepharak, who'd passed away on January 15th of that year.
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