UPDATE: Friday, January 18, 2013
Two people wanted for questioning in a northeast Kansas homicide were arrested after being found in a car trunk in Iowa.
Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse says a man and woman were captured Thursday evening in Urbandale, Iowa. Details of their arrest were not immediately available.
They are suspects in the January 10 death of 29-year-old Kevin Stanley at his home in Mayetta. The female suspect was the former fiance of David Tiscareno, who shot and killed two Topeka police officers Dec. 16 and was shot to death the next day.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that a woman from Denison, Iowa, and a man from Topeka were arrested for obstruction of justice. Further details were not immediately available.
UPDATE: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Two people being sought in the shooting death of a Mayetta man last week have been captured in Iowa.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says Lloyd Wabaunsee and Desiree Shopteese were caught in Urbandale, near Des Moines. The two were wanted in connection to the shooting death of 29 year-old Kevin Stanley of Mayetta.
Stanley was found dead inside of his home on the night January 10. Authorities say the Urbandale Police Department and U.S. Marshals found the suspects inside the trunk of a car.
No other details have been released.
Friday, January 11, 2013
Kansas authorities are searching for a man described as a person of interest in a shooting death in northeast Kansas.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that an alert was issued Friday after 29-year-old Kevin Stanley was found shot to death late Thursday at a Mayetta home.
Our sister station, WIBW-TV, reports that officials have identified Lloyd Alan Wabaunsee, 22, as a person of interest in the case.
Wabaunsee is described as a Native American man, 5'9" tall, weighing 180 pounds.
The suspect may be driving a late 1990s or early 2000s GMC or Chevrolet extended cab pickup. The truck is black or blue with chrome rails.
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation joined Jackson County authorities Friday in the investigation. A KBI spokesman says that agency is assisting at the crime scene.
Mayetta, a town of about 340 residents, is about 20 miles north of Topeka.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.