BARTON COUNTY, Kan. (KSNT) — Barton County Sheriff Brian J. Bellinder, 55, of Great Bend was issued a summons to appear in Barton County District Court Wednesday morning. This follows an investigation by Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) agents.
According to the summons, Bellinder allegedly mistreated a confined person while serving an arrest warrant on Aug. 10 in Great Bend.
Mistreatment of a confined person is a level A person misdemeanor.
No further information has been released at this time. KSNT will update this story as information becomes available.