Armed robbery suspects in hospital after wild night

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SHAWNEE, Kan. -- Two suspects are in the hospital after an armed robbery in a grocery store parking lot. It happened just before midnight on Wednesday in Shawnee, Kan.

The victim was robbed in the HyVee parking lot at 63rd and Pflumm. He wasn't hurt.

The suspects are juveniles and they were injured in a crash. The victim said the two young men approached him in the parking lot. According to Sgt. Lynch with Shawnee police, the victim said at least one of the suspects had a gun.

The victim was robbed of his wallet and cell phone. The suspects then took the victim's car, a 2010 Honda Accord.   Police actually chased the car for a short time down Shawnee Mission Parkway but lost it. A short time later, the car was found crashed near 67th and Hedge Lane. The two suspects were still inside. Both were injured and taken to Overland Park Regional Hospital where they are still being treated.

The Shawnee Police Traffic Safety Unit was called out to investigate.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

1 Comment