WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Wichita police say a deadly stabbing at an apartment complex apparently was sparked by a dispute over loud music. Capt. Brent Allred said officers responded to a call early Sunday and found 45-year-old Joseph Heiman in his apartment suffering from several stab wounds. He died later at a hospital. Allred said investigators found that the suspect, Darnell, Jackson and Heiman had been arguing for several weeks over loud music played by Heiman.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The dean of the University of Kansas' School of Medicine in Wichita says a private medical school proposed in the city could overburden the state's health care system and its capacity to train medical students. Dean Garrold Minns tells the Wichita Eagle that the planned Kansas Health Science Center would mean more hospitals, clinics and physicians' offices would need to handle the increase in students doing rotations. A city spokesperson says Wichita can't speculate on the matter.
LARNED, Kan. (AP) - Authorities have charged a 31-year-old Kansas prison employee with having unlawful sexual relations with an inmate. Pawnee County Attorney Douglas McNett said in a release that Jennifer Stevenson, of Otis, is charged with one felony count of unlawful sexual relations. The alleged incidents occurred at Larned Correctional Mental Health Facility in August and September of 2018.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Wichita residents and businesses are doing what they can to support a popular Wichita musician who was seriously injured in a crash that killed her mother and niece. Jenny Wood is in the hospital in critical condition recovering from injuries she suffered in a crash May 5. Police say two people fleeing from police in a stolen car hit a car Wood was riding in. On Sunday, Mort's Cigar and Martini Bar in Wichita held a concert in Wood's honor. Other concerts and events have been held for Wood.
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