June 16, 2017


Riley County Dispatch received a call at approximately 10:15 PM on June 15, 2017 regarding a man who fell down and was possibly injured in the 1000 block of Fremont St. EMS was dispatched to the scene, and when they arrived, found that the victim, identified as Anthony Williams Jr., 29, of Manhattan, was suffering from wounds consistent with being stabbed. Riley County Police Department responded to the scene and are working the incident as an attempted murder. RCPD has developed 2 suspects in this case. We do not believe the public to be at risk.

Williams Jr. was transported to Via Christi by EMS in critical condition.

If the public has any information regarding this case, please call in to dispatch at 785-537-2112 or call Crimestoppers at 785-539-7777 or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.