August 30, 2018

On Friday, August 31, 2018, the Riley County Police Department will conduct a DUI checkpoint. This checkpoint will be located in Manhattan and will focus on an area with a historically high volume of DUI traffic. The checkpoint is scheduled to run into the early morning hours of Saturday, September 1.

August 11, 2018

On Saturday August 11, 2018 at approximately 8:15 p.m., Steven Meredith, 32, of Junction City, was arrested by officers with the Riley County Police Department on a Riley County District Court warrant for first degree murder. 

Meredith was arrested in connection to the October 2017 death of Carrie Jones, 48, of Junction City. Meredith is confined in the Riley County Jail on a $1,000,000.00 bond. 

All inquiries should be directed to the Riley County District Attorney’s Office.