Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Login |  Register 
***Closings***    Maur Hill - Mount Academy - Closed 1/23 *** Saint Benedict Catholic School - Closed 1/23 *** USD 338 Valley Falls - Closed 1/23 *** USD 339 Jeff Co. North - Closed 1/23 - No Evening Activities *** USD 341 Oskaloosa - Closed 1/23 *** USD 377 ACCS - Closed 1/23 *** USD 409 Atchison - Closed 1/23 *** USD 429 Troy - Closed 1/23 ***
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Weekend attack sends woman to jail
06/12/2018

Rebekah Green/Credit: Atchison Co Sheriff's Office

(KAIR)--An Atchison woman goes to jail, accused of attacking both someone offering assistance and police officers.

Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson tells MSC News it's alleged that 36-year-old Rebekah Green attacked a resident who attempted to assist Green when it appeared she was in need of help. “It was around 6:30 p.m. Saturday when officers responded to the 900 block of South 5th where a 22-year-old female reported being punched by a suspect who had been passing by in the area. [The victim] had tried to help as the suspect had appeared to have fallen down, and, at that point, was struck by the suspect.”

Wilson says Green is alleged to have fought with officers as they responded to assist. “As officers arrived at the scene and confronted the suspect, who was in the area, she kicked and spit on the officers as she was taken under arrest.”

Green was arrested for battery and battery on a law enforcement officer.

Following her arrest, she was booked into the Atchison County Jail, with bond set at $2,500.

Green, in April, was sentenced to one year of probation in connection with crimes committed in July of last year.

She was accused of abducting a child from an Atchison neighborhood.

Ultimately, she was sentenced to the probation term and required to be evaluated, and treated, for substance and mental health issues.

© 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
Identity of vicitm in fatal Brown Co wreck released
Hiawatha woman found competent to stand trial
Updated: Monday wreck claims one life
County hears concerns about proposed wind project
Atchison fire displaces three
Three teens arrested in Denison burglary
Boldridge arraignment set for February
Civic leader, businessman, remembered locally
Weather Advisory!
Embattled school leader resigns
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Van catches fire after Hiawatha wreck
Energy issues experienced in SE Nebraska
Winter weather slows traffic, closes schools
Woman injured in Nemaha Co wreck
911 text service available in SE Nebraska
Is It Safe to Home Can Ham or Other Cured Meat?
Planting Selection Resources
Hated Grunt Job #1
Civic leader, businessman, remembered locally
Icy roads blamed for weekend wreck
Click Here For All Stories

©2019 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report

Powered by Radio Media Group
172.68.65.252