BARTON COUNTY, Kan. – In Barton County, Kansas there has been an arrest in connection with a 1980 homicide case.
Sheriff’s office officials say a man has been taken into custody.
The case is in connection with the January 1980 murder of Mary Robin Walter.
That case had been cold for years until 68-year-old Steven L. Hanks of Burden, Kansas was arrested.
He is being returned to Barton county, according to the Barton County Sheriff’s office.