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Homicide Investigation Underway At The Mid America Ag Network in Wichita

The Wichita studios of the Mid America Ag Network was the scene of a homicide investigation today after an employee found a body in the basement of the facility. The Mid America Ag Network supplies news, sports and market information to KNDY AM & FM.

According to Wichita Police, the body was discovered shortly after 8 a.m. Police indicate the victim is male, and died of blunt force trauma. They also report that there were no signs of a break-in.

Greg Steckline, owner of the Mid America Ag Network, tells KAKE TV that the victim is an employee who had worked for the company for two years. His identity hasn’t been revealed by Police. A briefing is scheduled for Tuesday morning by Wichita Police, who are expected to release additional information.

About Derek Nester

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. six radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on over 70 radio stations across 12 Midwest states and growing.