April 20, 2015

Police seek truck’s driver as witness to deadly accident

Amy Cunningham


Police are hoping to question the driver of a pickup truck as a possible witness to Wednesday evening’s collision on U.S. 56 Highway that took the lives of two Gardner residents.

The truck is described as a …

Sheriff’s deputy involved in shooting near Gardner

A Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy was involved in a shooting near Gardner on Friday night.

The deputy responded to a report of an erratic driver at 151st Street and Edgerton Road around 7 p.m. on Oct. 22. The deputy …

Investigators hunt for human remains in Mission

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office deputies and crime scene investigators will continue draining ponds at an abandoned industrial site in Mission Road in a search for human remains.

Investigators began the search after receiving a tip early last week. Deputies have …

1 dead, 2 injured in car accident

A Gardner Edgerton High School student is dead and two adults are injured after an accident at 159th Street and Four Corners Road shortly after 6 p.m. in Gardner last night.

Sixteen-year-old Andrew Hurd of Gardner was killed after the …

Police find malnourished boy in arrested mom’s attic

DE SOTO – Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputies found a six year old boy in the attic of his mother’s house hours after her arrest on Aug. 17.  At approximately 5 p.m. on Aug. 17, deputies went to the home, located …

Sheriff’s Dept. seeks help identifying 3 men for questioning

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Department is asking for assistance in identifying three men in a surveillance photo. The men are wanted for questioning in the use of stolen credit cards at three convenience stores in Olathe.

Johnson County Sheriff's Department