Edwards County undersheriff arrested for alleged domestic violence


Bobby Blackwell (Courtesy: Ford County Sheriff’s Office)

KINSLEY, Kan. (KSNW) – The Edwards County undersheriff was arrested for alleged domestic violence Sunday.

Edwards County is in South Central Kansas.

According to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, a 911 call was made around 7:40 p.m. from a Kinsley home.

The KBI says an Edwards County Sheriff’s Office deputy arrived and learned that Robert “Bobby” Blackwell, 39, of Kinsley, was involved in a physical altercation. At approximately 8:15 p.m., the sheriff’s office contacted the KBI to investigate the incident.

KBI agents collected evidence and conducted interviews. As a result, the KBI said Blackwell was arrested and booked into the Ford County Detention Center for alleged aggravated domestic battery.

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