December 20, 2012

Effective 12-20-2012 at 07:00 AM, the RCPD has entered into an emergency traffic accident response and reporting phase due to weather conditions.
Until further notice the RCPD will not respond to traffic accidents unless they involve road blockage or injuries. Additionally the RCPD will not take reports on most accidents during this time.
Drivers involved in accidents are advised to:
  • Remove yourself and your vehicle from the roadway
  • Exchange information with the other driver(s)

December 19, 2012

On 12-17-2012 between 10:34 and 10:44 PM a business burglary occurred at Grand Slam Sports located at 2007 Fort Riley Blvd, MHK. The incident was reported to the police by the owner of the business, 62 year old Michael Thompson.
Entry was gain by breaking the glass to the front door of the business. Damage to the door was estimated at $1,000.
Once inside the suspect(s) took the following items:
Mizuno Sport shoes $450
Miken Demarti Baseball Bats $14,000
Purple Mizuno Baseball Bag $50

December 8, 2012

On December 8, 2012 at approximately 1:30 p.m. Jessica Farmer, a 61 year old Manhattan resident, reported that she was attacked and that her purse was taken. Farmer described that she was struck with a blunt object while she was walking in the alley in the 900 block of Osage in Manhattan and the assailant then took her purse and fled. She described that the suspect was thinly built and approximately 5’8” tall. She described that the suspect was wearing a black jacket and a black hat. She was unable to provide the suspects race. Farmer was transported to Mercy Health Center by