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.