On Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at approximately 11:18 p.m., McPherson Police officers responded to the 100 block of North Maple near Marlin Street regarding the report of intoxicated subjects. Officers made contact with two men, later identified as Loren Kleinschmidt, 23 and Kinley Cobb, 64 both of McPherson. Cobb had serious injuries and was transported to McPherson Hospital. He was later transported to St. Francis Hospital in Wichita where he succumbed to his injuries.
Today, April 29th, 2015 at 1:05 p.m., McPherson Police Department Investigations Bureau arrested Kleinschmidt who remains in custody at McPherson Joint Law Enforcement Center on charges related to Cobb's death.
Anyone with relevant information is encouraged to call the McPherson Police Department Investigations Bureau. The investigation continues.