Jun 17, 2024

Police search for 18-year-old who stabbed teen, woman at Kan. home

Posted Jun 17, 2024 10:30 AM
Photo Shawnee Police
Photo Shawnee Police

JOHNSON COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities are investigating a stabbing that sent a teen to the hospital and searching for a suspect.

Just after noon Saturday, police responded to an armed physical disturbance in the 5200 block of Barton Drive in the city of Shawnee, according to a media release.

Officers discovered that a suspect stabbed a 17-year-old boy and an adult woman. The teenager was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The adult woman sustained minor injuries.

Officers are actively looking for an 18-year-old man who detectives have identified.  The Shawnee Fire Department and Johnson County MED-ACT also responded to the incident.