Interference with Law Enforcement Arrest Made by Liberal Police Department

Joe Denoyer - April 5, 2021 11:26 am

On Friday, April 2nd, 2021 at 12:43 p.m., the Liberal Police Department was notified by communications that the Oklahoma Highway Patrol was in pursuit of a vehicle which had been carjacked and was coming to Liberal.

Once in Liberal, the vehicle was located near the intersection of Starlight Drive and Elizabeth Lane. A witness reported a male running from the vehicle to an address in the 500 block of Starlight. The suspect was identified as a 39-year-old male with multiple warrants and prior interference with law enforcement. The Special Response Team was deployed to remove the suspect from the residence.

After a brief struggle with SRT and a deployment of the K9 the suspect was apprehended and is being held at Seward County Jail on charges of felony interference with law enforcement, a parole violation, felony theft, possession of methamphetamine, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.


Latest Stories

Ten-Digit Dialing Begins Next Week in Kansas Area Codes

Today, Governor Kelly announced that ten-digit dialing will begin soon in Kansas area codes 785 and...

Memorial Library Adds Hoopla Digital

  With hoopla digital, Liberal Memorial Library Patrons can now Instantly Read, Watch, and Listen to...

Beaver County Accident Injures Arkansas Man

A personal injury collision occurred Tuesday morning at approximately 1:32am  approximately 1/4 south of Kansas state line in...