Brandon Peoples

Home/Brandon Peoples

About Brandon Peoples

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Brandon Peoples has created 607 blog entries.

Shooting victim released from hospital; RCPD continues search for shooter

The victim of a west Manhattan apartment complex shooting has been discharged from the hospital, according to the Riley County Police Department. The shooting took place Friday (Nov. 8) at The District Apartments in the 1400 block of Hartman Place near College Ave. and Claflin Road. The victim’s injuries were said to be non-life-threatening. RCPD [...]

The post Shooting victim released from hospital; RCPD continues search for shooter appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-13T15:46:26-06:00November 13th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Shooting victim released from hospital; RCPD continues search for shooter

New NBAF Director brings wealth of industry knowledge to Manhattan facility

The new director of the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility is settling into his new role since starting almost a month ago. Dr. Alfonso Clavijo is leading efforts to ensure a smooth transition from the Department of Homeland Security to USDA once the 574,000 square foot facility becomes fully operational. He brings years of experience [...]

The post New NBAF Director brings wealth of industry knowledge to Manhattan facility appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-13T15:28:52-06:00November 13th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on New NBAF Director brings wealth of industry knowledge to Manhattan facility

Manhattan man accused of assault, burglary using copper pipe

A Manhattan man is jailed on charges of aggravated burglary and aggravated assault stemming from an incident Tuesday east of the K-State campus. Riley County Police say 30-year-old Ryan Calmes was arrested after a victim reported Calmes stole copper pipe and gained access to storage units in the 1400 block of Normandy Place, about three [...]

The post Manhattan man accused of assault, burglary using copper pipe appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-13T15:00:43-06:00November 13th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Manhattan man accused of assault, burglary using copper pipe

RCPD: Report of hostage situation claim at Lee Elementary a hoax

Riley County Police say a report of a possible hostage situation at Lee Elementary School early Wednesday turned out to be a hoax. Police received the initial call around 1 a.m. from a man stating he was inside the buidling with a hostage. Officers immediately arrived on scene, setting up a perimeter in the 700 [...]

The post RCPD: Report of hostage situation claim at Lee Elementary a hoax appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-13T07:50:11-06:00November 13th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on RCPD: Report of hostage situation claim at Lee Elementary a hoax

Wellington couple’s estate leaves $1.6 million to K-State College of Business Administration

A $1.6 million gift has been bestowed upon Kansas State University’s College of Business Administration. The estate of Otis and Wanda Gilliland of Wellington donated the money which establishes the Gilliland K-State Family Scholarship. It will create match opportunities for 50 scholarships in support of students in the university’s College of Business Administration. New gifts [...]

The post Wellington couple’s estate leaves $1.6 million to K-State College of Business Administration appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-12T15:35:55-06:00November 12th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Wellington couple’s estate leaves $1.6 million to K-State College of Business Administration

RCPD investigating shooting at Manhattan apartment complex

Riley County Police are investigating after a report of a shooting Friday afternoon in the 1400 block of Hartman Place near the intersection of College Ave. and Claflin Road in Manhattan. Numerous reports of 911 calls reported hearing the sound of gunshots at around 2:15 p.m. When officers arrived, they found one male victim suffering [...]

The post RCPD investigating shooting at Manhattan apartment complex appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-08T15:18:58-06:00November 8th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on RCPD investigating shooting at Manhattan apartment complex

Preliminary hearing set for suspected Collegian newspaper thief

A preliminary hearing is scheduled later this month for a Manhattan man charged with multiple crimes including motor vehicle theft and burglary. At a Nov. 5 status conference, 35-year-old Brewster Lee Jones appeared with his attorney Phylemon Yau  where a one-hour setting was scheduled for 9 a.m. on Nov. 22 in front of Judge William [...]

The post Preliminary hearing set for suspected Collegian newspaper thief appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-08T11:44:24-06:00November 8th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Preliminary hearing set for suspected Collegian newspaper thief

RCPD arrests Manhattan man who escaped custody Nov. 2

A suspect who had escaped custody from the Riley County Police Department has been apprehended. 33 year old Cory Calkins, of Manhattan, was taken into custody around 4:30 pm on Thursday. Calkins escaped from RCPD custody on November 2 after being apprehended. He was arrested on probable cause offenses of aggravated burglary, possession of meth, [...]

The post RCPD arrests Manhattan man who escaped custody Nov. 2 appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-08T08:30:21-06:00November 8th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on RCPD arrests Manhattan man who escaped custody Nov. 2

Minor injury reported in crash near Riley

One person was injured Thursday following a crash on US Hwy 77 west of Riley. The Kansas Highway Patrol says shortly before 4:30 p.m. a northbound vehicle driven by 36-year-old John Falkenbury of Clay Center, was attempting to make a left hand turn onto K-82 when he failed to yield and ultimately struck an oncoming [...]

The post Minor injury reported in crash near Riley appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-08T07:56:25-06:00November 8th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Minor injury reported in crash near Riley

Geary County authorities identify suspects in alleged kidnapping of Junction City infant

Geary County authorities have identified a man and woman who led a Nov. 1 pursuit east of Topeka following an alleged kidnapping of an infant. Online court records list 31-year-old Clarence Watkins of Junction City and 30-year-old Pamela Broadnax of Kansas City, Missouri, each with a count of kidnapping. Watkins faces several additional counts of [...]

The post Geary County authorities identify suspects in alleged kidnapping of Junction City infant appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-07T07:57:22-06:00November 7th, 2019|Local News|Comments Off on Geary County authorities identify suspects in alleged kidnapping of Junction City infant