John Schooley

April 11, 2018 - 3:33 pm
Kansas City, MO - A lender is warning investors that criminal indictments stemming from the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on a slide at a Kansas water park could hurt owner Schlitterbahn's chances of repaying a $174.3 million loan balance. The Kansas City Star reports that EPR Properties issued...
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Wyandotte County Jail
Bill Grady
April 10, 2018 - 5:18 am
John Schooley, designer of the Verruckt water slide at Schlitterbahn in Kansas City, Kansas, plead not guilty to a charge of second degree murder in a hearing Monday in Wyandotte County. Judge Robert Burns denied Schooley's request to reduce his $500,000 bond to $250,000, and ordered him to hand...
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Marc LaVoie
April 03, 2018 - 11:24 am
The designer of Schlitterbahn's Verruckt water slide was arrested Monday night at the Dallas/Forth Worth International Airport. John Schooley was reportedly returning from a project in China when he was arrested in Texas. He is accused of shoddy planning of the world's tallest water slide in Kansas...
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