Local Death Investigation Underway

Create: 05/25/2018 - 09:49

Local Death Investigation Underway


Wellington Police is currently conducting a death investigation in the 1000 block South F Street, Wellington, Sumner County, Kansas. Police were first notified on Thursday, May 24th 2018 shortly after 8:00pm by Sumner County E911 regarding a report of an adult female not breathing. WPD, along with Wellington EMS arrived on scene with EMS determining the adult female was deceased. One 32-year-old adult male is currently in police custody.

Police have yet to determine the cause of death. KBI is assisting. This case remains under investigation.

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Terrence Dean Nichols
Terrence Dean Nichols (T.D.) was born and raised here in Wellington, KS. After graduating from Wellington High School in 2008 Terrence focused on his photography and skateboarding while working small part time jobs. Terrence enjoyed working with kids as a Paraprofessional at Washington Elementary for 3 years Before becoming the videographer/film editor for Studio 55 in early 2017.