Sunday, 20 May 2018
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Accused rapist captured Thursday
04/19/2018

(KAIR)--An accused rapist is now in custody.

Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse, in a news release, says Michael Wayne Hooks was taken into custody Thursday night.

Hours prior to to his capture in Lawrence, Kansas, by the Lawrence Police Department, Morse had put out a call to the public to help with the search for the 41-year-old Lawrence resident.

According to Morse, Hooks was in Wichita, made telephone contact with Morse, and then drove to Lawrence to turn himself in.

He was arrested on a Jackson County District Court warrant for kidnapping, rape, aggravated sodomy, and aggravated burglary.

Morse says the charges stem from a rape investigation in Holton that occurred April 12.

The case is being investigated by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and the Holton Police Department.

 

© Many Signals Communicatons
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Mailed meth leaves inmate arrested
Help sought identifying suspects in fraud case
Hiawatha mail carrier honored for heroic actions
Child abduction leads to arrest
Hiawatha woman arrested on child sex charges
HCC bomb threat suspect identified
Horton football coach resigns, new AD hired
Thursday wreck injures one
Brown Co appraiser resigns
Area SE Neb primary election results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Three longtime HCC employees set to retire
Friday microburst blamed for Nemaha Co damage
Westar scam returns
Last cow killer convicted in Leavenworth Co
Horton football coach resigns, new AD hired
Charges await pursuit suspect in Doniphan Co
Hoyt man found guilty on child sex charges
New Royal Valley Middle School principal hired
Falls City Police Dept receives grant
Thursday wreck injures one
Click Here For All Stories

©2018 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report


Powered by Radio Media Group