On Dec. 6 at approximately midnight Olathe police officers were dispatched to the 11800 block of south Shannan Street in reference to an aggravated assault.
Officers contacted a 21-year-old female who said as she was getting into her car a black male 5’8” to 6’ tall wearing a dark colored jacket, dark colored beanie hat, and black sport type gloves forced her into her car and drove them to the rear of a nearby business.
The suspect showed her a knife demanding her ATM cards and cash. The victim gave him what cash she had and he parked the car near where the victim was originally contacted. The male exited the car and ran on foot.
This case remains under investigation by the Olathe Police Department. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Olathe Police Department at (913) 971-6950 or the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-8477
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Olathe police officers are still investigating the multiple stabbing of a 20-year-old man about 12:30 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 4, in the 1300 block of East Loula Street in Olathe.
The victim, who has yet to be identified, said three males in a Silver Monte Carlo with Missouri plates jumped out of the car and that one of the men wearing a mask began stabbing him. A second man involved was described as a white male wearing a dark jacket and a third suspect was described as a Hispanic male wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt.
An Olathe police spokesman said the man still remains in a local hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries, and that because of the continued investigation, the man’s identity has yet to be released.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the Olathe Police Department at 913-971-6950 or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.