Wednesday, September 20, 2000
Fugitive arrested in Kansas
Fugitive Leon Stamper will be back in the Tristate soon, this time in
Mr. Stamper, who fled the area in January after leading Cincinnati police
on a chase into Covington, has been found at a small motel in Junction City,
Authorities in Cincinnati want him on warrants for robbery and a sex
offense. They also think he might have been involved in mugging an elderly
woman in College Hill.
Mr. Stamper was considered armed and dangerous after reportedly saying he
would rather shoot police than go to jail.