EUREKA, Kan. (KAKE) - Authorities have arrested a 15-year-old boy in connection with the death of a 78-year-old man in Greenwood County nearly two weeks ago.

Kansas Bureau of Investigation agents, along with the Scott County Sheriff's Office and Scott City Police Department, arrested the teen just after 2:30 p.m. Monday. He was being held in a juvenile facility for felony murder, aggravated burglary, felony theft and conspiracy to commit felony theft.

The KBI said in a news release that the boy is the the fifth suspect in the death of Danny Shue. 

Shue's body was found in his home in Eureka on Wednesday, August 19.

Authorities previously arrested 34-year-old Leon Lindsay, 30-year-old Noah Farr, 25-year-old Joseph Warden and a 17-year-old. The release said no more arrests are expected in the case.


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The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says a fourth person has been arrested in the death of a 78-year-old man in Eureka.

Leon Lindsay, 34, of El Dorado, was arrested Thursday morning and booked into the Butler County Jail for felony murder, aggravated burglary, felony theft and conspiracy to commit felony theft.

Previously charged in the death of Danny Shue were 30-year-old Noah Farr, of Dighton, 25-year-old Joseph Warden, of El Dorado, and a 17-year-old from El Dorado.

Kansas Department of Corrections records show Lindsay is currently on Community Corrections in Butler County for aggravated domestic battery, third conviction within five years. 


The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Greenwood County Sheriff's Office have arrested two men and a teen in connection to the murder of a 78-year-old Eureka man.

Around 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, KBI agents and sheriff's deputies arrested 30-year-old Noah Farr, of Dighton, Kan. Farr was arrested at the Lane County Sheriff's Office and was booked into the Finney County Jail.

Around 5 p.m. Tuesday a 17-year-old male from El Dorado was arrested at the El Dorado Police Department and was transported to an area juvenile facility where he is being held.

Lastly, around 7 p.m. Tuesday 25-year-old Joseph Warden, of El Dorado, was arrested at the El Dorado Police Department and was booked into the Greenwood County Jail.

Farr, Warden and the teen were each charged with felony murder, aggravated burglary, felony theft and conspiracy to commit felony theft.

Greenwood County Sheriff's Office were called to do a welfare check at the residence of 78-year-old Danny Shue. They searched the home and discovered Shue dead.

The Greenwood County Attorney is expected to prosecute the case.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information is asked to call the KBI at 1-800-KSCRIME, or the Greenwood County Sheriff's Office at 620-583-5568.

Records show Warden is on Community Corrections in Butler County for indecent liberties with a child and attempted violation of the Kansas Offender Registration Act. He also has prior traffic and minor in possession of alcohol convictions. 

Farr has previous theft, dug and weapons convictions.