Overland Park police still searching for suspect they say fired shot at victim in attempted carjacking

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Overland Park police are investigating an attempted carjacking that occurred early Friday morning.

According to a post on the police department’s Facebook page, a man was getting into his vehicle in the 10300 Conser Street around 6:30 a.m., when a man approached him and demanded his vehicle.

The victim told police he refused to give the suspect his vehicle and the suspect fired a shot in his direction.

Police say the victim was not injured, and the suspect ran away.

Police described the suspect as a light-skinned black male or Hispanic male with a tall thin build. He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie and orange shorts. The suspect was reportedly armed with a handgun.

If anyone with any information related to this incident is asked to call the Overland Park Police Department at 913-895-6300 or the TIPS Hotline 816-474-TIPS.