Suspect now in custody after shooting of two coworkers at Overland Park school jobsite

KMBZ News Staff
July 03, 2018 - 10:40 am



UPDATE:   The suspect has been taken into custody according to Overland Park Police Chief Frank Donchez:




Overland Park, KS - A manhunt is underway for a man who shot two others around 9 a.m. Tuesday outside Sunrise Point Elementary School at 15800 Roe Avenue.

Officer John Lacy with Overland Park Police said that men were doing work on the playground and an argument preceded the shooting of the two men.

Both men were said to be in critical condition.

The man then attempted an unsuccessful car-jacking at a nearby Green Lantern Car Wash on Metcalf Avenue, but then was successful in stealing a Denali SUV at 148th and Metcalf.

The vehicle was found a short time later at the house of the owner of the Denali. 

No students were at the school at the time of the shooting.

Police know the indentity of the man and continue to search for him.



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