www.mozilla.com Weather Central
Voices
Headlines

Salina Journal hires attorney to pursue names of county commission candidates -12/17/2014, 11:01 AM

Hays resident to sign copies of his book in Salina -12/17/2014, 11:01 AM

Grandview Plaza shows another clean audit -12/17/2014, 11:01 AM

Eighth-grader earns educational opportunity -12/17/2014, 11:01 AM

myTown Calendar

SPOTLIGHT
[var top_story_head]

Emporia man accused of stalking more than 20 women

Published on -1/24/2013, 7:20 AM

Printer-friendly version
E-Mail This Story

EMPORIA, Kan. (AP) -- A 60-year-old Emporia man has been arrested following a long investigation into obscene letters sent to more than 20 women.

Radio station KVOE reports (http://bit.ly/p3FyTR ) the man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of 47 counts of stalking and 47 counts of promoting obscenity. No charges had been filed as of Wednesday.

Authorities say the stalking investigation involved more than 20 women in Emporia and surrounding Lyon County. Some of the women began receiving the letters in late 2011.

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation worked with Emporia police and Lyon County deputies on the case. Investigators used video surveillance and handwriting samples to support a search warrant that led to the arrest.

Authorities are notifying victims of the arrest.

digg delicious facebook stumbleupon google Newsvine
More News and Photos

Associated Press Videos

AP Breaking News
AP Nation-World News

View this site in another language.