KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Office released a press release early Saturday evening announcing that they are currently investigating an attempted kidnapping and rape.
At this time the suspect, Raymond Elkins has been arrested.
On August 4, a Sergeant of the Sheriff’s Office was flagged down near Parallel and 3rd on an attempted sexual assault. The victim was able to stop the attack with the assistance of a neighbor.
The suspect, Elkins, has been arrested and charged with Kidnapping and Attempted Rape. He is currently being held at the Wyandotte County Detention Center with a $100,000.00 bond.
This incident is currently under investigation by the WCSO Investigations Unit. Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).
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