Charges filed in Barber County death

Undersheriff scheduled for hearing in October

The Barber County undersheriff appeared in court Friday to hear a charge of involuntary manslaughter in a man's death in 2017.

60-year-old Virgil "Dusty" Brewer is being prosecuted by the Kansas attorney general's office.  He is charged in the death of 42-year-old Steven Myers, who was shot at close range with a beanbag round during an October, 2017 confrontation near Sun City. 

Brewer has been scheduled for a preliminary hearing on October 23rd. 


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