Dustin Stalder, Convicted Sex Offender, Arrested Locally

Create: 10/25/2017 - 15:37

Convicted Sex Offender Arrested Locally


Wellington Police have arrested convicted sex offender Dustin S. Stalder, age 34, and he has been booked into the Sumner County Jail.


Stalder, who was listed as homeless in the daily police bulletin, was arrested in Wellington Tuesday at 6:22 p.m., on a Kansas Department of Corrections Warrant for Parole Violations.

He has been sought after following a 10-year-old youth of Arkansas City to his home on Oct. 4, 2017 and asked the youth if he could come inside. The youth reportedly shut the door and then snapped a photo of Stadler, who was then identified by family.


Stadler’s previous attempted sexual assault occurred in 2007 in Falls City, Nebraska. Stalder has a prior conviction of forgery in Sumner County.


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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.

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