2015 News Releases

Jetmore man charged with murder, child abuse

Release Date: Apr 24, 2015

JETMORE – (April 24, 2015) – A Jetmore man today was formally charged with first-degree murder and abuse of a child, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.

Kody Lee Hanson, 30, was charged with first-degree murder and abuse of a child in connection with the death of an infant.  A copy of the complaint is available at http://1.usa.gov/1yYCasY.

Bond has been set at $250,000 cash or surety. At this time, Mr. Hanson has been scheduled to appear in Hodgeman County District Court on Monday, April 27, at 9:30 a.m.

All media inquiries should be directed to the Attorney General’s Office.

Charges are merely accusations.  Hanson is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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