February 27, 2024

Scott City man arrested on Oklahoma warrant

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–A Scott City man was arrested at the Law Enforcement Center in Scott City after an arrest warrant was issued from Oklahoma.

Over the last several months the Scott City Police Department has been assisting the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation on an investigation in Oklahoma. On Thursday, Officers with the Scott City Police Department assisted Special Agents from the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation executing an arrest warrant.
 
Just after noon, 22-year-old Kevin Adalberto Rodriguez-Ruiz was arrested at the Law Enforcement Center. Rodriguez-Ruiz was arrested for an Oklahoma arrest warrant for: Rape and three counts of lewd or indecent acts to a child under the age of 16.
 
Rodriguez-Ruiz was placed in the custody of the Scott County Jail and will be awaiting extradition to Oklahoma.
 
*The person(s) involved has not yet been convicted of a crime and are presumed innocent. The presumption of innocence shall continue until such time that the person(s) accused may be found guilty by a court of law. Charges may be amended at the discretion of the County Attorney and Court. *