August 17, 2018

The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police.  Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law as well as in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further.  Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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.