Burned

Spirit Worker Critically Burned


WICHITA - A female employee at Spirit AeroSystems is recovering in a hospital after being burned on her face. Emergency workers were called to Gate 13 on East MacArthur around 4:15 a.m. Thursday. Dispatchers say a woman was taken to Via Christi-St
Overcrowding

Saline Co. Jail Overcrowding Reaches All-Time High


SALINA, KAN. - Saline County's Sheriff says residents are paying the price for serious overcrowding issues inside his jail. KAKE News spoke with Sheriff Glenn Kochanowski who says the problem is is a backlog of pending court cases. "The court
Fraud

Kansas Soldier Sentenced for Social Security Fraud


KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A Fort Riley soldier has been sentenced to six months in prison and six months of home confinement for accepting disability payments he wasn't eligible to receive.   A U.S. attorney's office says 38-year-old James
Help Wanted

Investigators Ask For Help in Deadly Clearwater Hit-and-Run


CLEARWATER, Kan.  -  The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office is asking that anyone who sees a specific red SUV with front end damage to call them.
Investigation

Wellington Man Attacked, Robbed in Home


WELLINGTON, Kan.  -  A Wellington man is recovering after suspects attacked and robbed him inside his home. Wellington Police were called to the 600 block of South H Street shortly after 1:00 a.m. last Friday.  The man, 26, reported being