Sep 21, 2023

RCPD captures suspect in 2022 ATM theft

Posted Sep 21, 2023 5:30 PM

RILEY COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a Texas man in connection with an ATM theft.

Just after 9:30p.m. Wednesday, police arrested 23-year-old Augustus Sherman Jr, 23, of Houston, Texas on a Riley County District Court warrant for burglary of a motor vehicle, two counts of theft, and two counts of criminal damage to property, according to the Riley County Police Department activity report.

The charges stem from a 2022 incident in which Sherman was alleged to be involved in the theft of a vehicle and money from an ATM in Manhattan.

The total bond was set at $12,000 and he remains confined in the Riley County Jail at the time of this report.