Police: University research associate shot Kansas officer
January 7, 2018
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A research associate in Kansas State University's mechanical and nuclear engineering department has been charged with shooting and wounding a police officer.
Riley County prosecutor Barry Wilkerson says 38-year-old Mark Harrison was charged Monday with three counts of attempted capital murder in the shooting Friday in Manhattan, Kansas. Harrison made a brief first appearance Monday and is being held in Riley County on $6 million bond.
Harrison's attorney, Barry Clark, did not immediately return a phone call seeking comment after the hearing.
Riley County police said in...