Ark City Man arrested for threatening woman with handgun.

Ark City police arrested Jose DeJesus Ayala, an Arkansas City man early Friday morning after he was accused of threatening a female with a handgun. Ayala was arrested on suspicion of felony aggravated assault, as well as disorderly conduct and violation of a protective order,... Read More.

Police seek robber of Ark City Sonic

As reported yesterday the Arkansas City Police Department is seeking a young man, in his mid 20s wearing a hooded jacket, in connection with a 11pm robbery  at Sonic Drive-In, located on  N. Summit St. last Saturday night. The suspect has been identified as  Austin... Read More.

Saturday night robber in Ark City

The Arkansas City Police Department is seeking a young man, in his mid 20s wearing a hooded jacket, in connection with a 11 pm robbery  at Sonic Drive-In, located on  N. Summit St. The suspect had entered the store and demanded money.  He obtained cash... Read More.

Ark City Man Charged With Robbery

32 year old Michael Shine of Ark City,  charged in a recent disturbance involving a pellet gun is also facing a felony charge in connection with an unrelated incident in which he is said to have robbed a man of pizza and wings. Shine  is... Read More.

Ark City Traffic Fatality

A 77-year-old Ark City woman has died as a result of injuries she sustained from being struck by a car. Her name is not being released at this time pending notification of family. Arkansas City Police, Fire-EMS Department were dispatched Friday afternoon for the report... Read More.

Man Arrested Sleeping at Convenience Store in Ark City

A Winfield man,  39 year old Robert Eugene Baker, fell asleep at a convenience store in Ark City.  He was arrested by local police on suspicion of possession of drug-sale paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine and possession with intent to sell methamphetamine within 1,000 feet... Read More.

Ark City Man Pleads Guilty

An Ark City man, 20-year-old Mason W. Smith was convicted of a misdemeanor charge of stalking during a court appearance.  Smith entered a guilty plea to a charge of pointing a gun at another man.   He had previously been charged with aggravated assault, a... Read More.

Ark City Woman Sentenced

A 30 year old Arkansas City woman has been given 18 months probation for her role in the death of her 16 month old daughter last summer. Lindsey Abegg entered a no contest plea to a count of aggravated child endangerment and guilty to... Read More.

Man Arrested in Ark City

A 38 year old man who escaped from an Oklahoma prison was recaptured Thursday afternoon in Arkansas City. Jason Jude Leith was taken into custody at an apartment on West Cypress Avenue by Ark City police, The Kansas Highway Patrol and the Cowley County... Read More.