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Kansas City man indicted in Lawrence bank robbery case

A Kansas City, Kan., man has been indicted in federal court for allegedly robbing a Lawrence bank last month. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Kansas announced Monday that a federal grand jury indicted Davonte Chaney, 29, with one count of bank robbery and one count of use of ...

Female KU student found dead at Lewis Hall; foul play not suspected

A female student at the University of Kansas was found dead in her dorm room Sunday night, but foul play is not suspected, according to KU police. At 5:42 p.m. Sunday, KU Public Safety officers responded to Lewis Residence Hall, 1530 Engel Road, in regard to a medical emergency. When officers ...

Woman pleads guilty to soliciting Lansing inmate’s murder

LEAVENWORTH — A 44-year-old Kansas City woman has admitted that she had a role in the attempted murder of an inmate at the Lansing Correctional Facility. Renee Johnson-Fritz, of Kansas City, Mo., pleaded Friday to solicitation of capital murder. She was scheduled to go to trial this week. ...